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God’s Love Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a crystal cross, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Merry Christmas to everyone. May God blessings shower down on you all. Matthew 1:23 Behold a virgin shall be…

Obituaries

Eveline Williams Newland Dec. 10, 2016 Services for Eveline Williams Newland, 92, of Eupora were Dec. 13, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Willy Weddle officiating. Burial was in Lollars Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Newland was a…

Start 2017 off right by kicking the habit

If quitting smoking is your New Year’s resolution this year, then you’re in good company. Plan ahead and make this healthy resolution a reality. Quitting smoking can be challenging. Help is only a phone call or a click away for…

New report details impact of ACA in Mississippi

From press reports Thousands of Mississippians have gained coverage, and hundreds of thousands more have had their coverage substantially improved Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released an extensive compilation of state-level data illustrating the substantial improvements…

Bud Rhodes instructs 20th Century Club on gun safety

Submitted by Donna McKay GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman The November 17, 2016 meeting of the GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman was held at Pap’s Place in Ackerman with seven members and three guests in attendance. “Good Things”…

Begin the New Year with an old movie

Submitted by Jan Ballard Mississippi State University Extension Office –  Choctaw County Mrs. Miniver (1942) “They don’t make movies like they used to”. How often have we heard that line? There is no doubt the statement is true, although many…