Today's Top Stories

The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians will hold a Tribal Election on Tuesday, July 2, for Tribal Chief, for a 4-year term.

Editor’s Note: The Newton County Appeal is taking an in depth look at the races during the 2019 Primary Election on Aug. 6.

There will be another Breland coaching the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star football game.

Union’s Brad Breland was recently named to be the head coach of the Mississippi team.

Mackenzie Dolan’s first season at East Mississippi wasn’t the one she had in mind when she signed with the Lady Lions.

Colby Ferguson’s junior year wasn’t all fun and games for the Union Yellowjackets.

Third-grade students at Newton County Elementary School breezed past the third-grade reading gate despite higher standards from the Department of Education going into effect this year.


Town, nation honor scouts

By THOMAS HOWARD,

Union Girl Scouts were rewarded for a year of hard work at the annual Awards Ceremony Thursday in Laird Park. From brownies to senior scouts, girls of all ranks and ages were recognized for their contributions to the community and the scouts with patches, umbrellas and promotion within the Girl Scouts ranks.














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Sports

Lake football coach Tate Hanna compares his Division 5-2A schedule to playing in the SEC West... READ MORE


Obituaries

Graveside services for Mrs. Velma Lou White were held 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Union... READ MORE


Weddings

Ms. Katrina Tingle announces the engagement of her daughter Asia Tingle to Lakendrick Coleman,... READ MORE