Rep. Hood gives update of house bills

The deadline to consider revenue and appropriations bills that originated in the Senate occurred this week. Among other things, these bills detail how much money will be appropriated to a number of different state boards and departments. These include the…

Obituaries

Mrs. Sherry Davis Parker March 16, 2017 Funeral services for Mrs. Sherry Davis Parker, 69, were held at First Baptist Church in Starkville, Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside service will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Mantee.…

Qualified homeowners consider lower tax bills

Writer: Keri Collins Lewis MSU-EXT-AgCommNews   Homeowners have until March 31 to file for a homestead exemption, which may help lower their annual tax bills. Jason Camp, an instructor with the Mississippi State University Extension Service Center for Government and…

Woods recognized at Chamber Annual Meeting

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce Chamber Board Vice President Thomas Woods was recognized for his dedication and service to the Chamber of Commerce during the Chamber’s Annual Meeting on March 9, 2017. Woods served on the Chamber Board of Directors…