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.





NCHS gets bye in first round

By ROBBIE ROBERTSON,

The Newton County Lady Cougars finished off another solid regular season last week with a 6-1 over Enterprise on senior night.

Newton County, now 21-5 on the season, got a first-round bye in the Class 4A playoffs. They will play the winner of East Central and Mendenhall on Tuesday. East Central won game one of the series 19-0.











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