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East Central Community College will host its 17th annual Business, Education, & Healthcare Expo from 9:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, in Brackeen-Wood Gym on the Decatur campus.
The pre-kindergarten program is designed to serve those children with the most academic/developmental needs. Students will be screened for enrollment by a pre-kindergarten test. The classes will begin and end to coincide with the regular school term at Newton County Schools. Participating students’ parents will be required to provide transpo
The 16th annual Loose Caboose festival is right around the corner, and Newton Chamber of Commerce is calling on all artists, business owners and craftsmen to join a growing list of vendors represented at the celebration.
CHOCTAW, Miss. –– On Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, Tribal Chief Phyliss J. Anderson presented keys to Department of Public Safety Director Juston Frazier and officers of the Choctaw Police Department for new department vehicles. Fiscal Year 2018 Tribal Revenue funds were used to purchase the nine Dodge Chargers and two Chevrolet Tahoes.
Firefighters with Union and Decatur fire departments work to extinguish a grass fire on Boler Road Friday. The fire, which was started to burn debris, got out of hand after a sharp breeze carried embers into nearby leaves.
Seven families are without homes after an early morning blaze destroyed several structures and damaged others at Union Apartments Monday.
Newton County motorists may see constructions signs popping up as county crews work to repair worn and damaged bridges. On Tuesday, the Mississippi Transportation Commission met to distribute a $250 million bond package, the Emergency Road and Bridge Repair Act, which was passed by the Legislature during a special session in August.