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Faith is rooted in evidence of miracles
We have heard of miracles that come in all shapes and forms and nothing that can be called anything but a miracle is something we have seen recently in the recovery of Brianna May from an accident ...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Serving others ideal way to honor King
Martin Luther King, Jr., said, “Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?’” Monday morning, the day set aside to commemorate King’s 86th birthday, members of th...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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It is a perfect time to raise gas taxes
Conventional wisdom is that lawmakers are loathe to raise taxes in an election year. This year, though, Mississippi’s Legislature should defy conventional wisdom when it comes to the gasoline tax. ...
Jan 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Alternative’ initiative isn’t fooling anyone
This year alone, I have bought cookie dough, fruit, a smoked pork shoulder, and numerous raffle tickets from local children raising money for various school projects, extracurricular activities, an...
Jan 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tourism is big business for Winona
Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce and Winona Main Street director Sue Stidham informed the Winona Board of Aldermen that in 2014 millions poured into local businesses from those visiting the ci...
Jan 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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In 2015, sports and politics will be there
It really didn’t take very long or much of a transition in the past week for me when it came to moving from 2014 into 2015. It feels now that it’s going to be another crazy year in the two major pa...
Jan 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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It’s time for some more black eye peas
by Chris Alllen Baker, The Scott County Times
Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
If I had a dollar for every time in the past two months that I said “this year has flown by,” I would be in pretty good shape. Well, it flew alright and picked up speed to this point. In just hours...
Keep on ringing in that New Year
by Ken Strachan, Columnist
Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Year 2014 is now in the history books, and the ringing in of New Year 2015 brings a new start with the change of the calendar. Ringing in of the New Year reminds me of how fast time moves on. I...
2014 has been a great year on all fronts
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
2014 has been a great year professionally and personally, and I can only hope 2015 will be as eventful. Thankfully, there has not been a dull moment as I climbed over the many milestones of the las...
Rolling Stone blew it on rape story
by By Tim Kalich Greenwood Commonwealth
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Rolling Stone magazine has egg on its face — not to mention a devastating blow to its credibility — for failing to follow the most basic rule of fair and thorough journalism: Get both sides of the ...
Addressing infrastructure essential
by Ken Strachan, Columnist
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Here are some major issues that we will hear a lot about next year when the 2015 elections come around; Education, healthcare, job creation and economic development. These issues without a doubt ar...
Budget more about politics than finances
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Tuesday, the 13-member Mississippi Joint Legislative Budget Committee announced its proposed $6 billion budget for fiscal year 2016, which begins July 1, 2015 -- $112.2 million less than the state’...
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