Wanda Dale Blasingame Oswalt
August 5, 2016

Funeral services for Wanda Dale Blasingame Oswalt, 58, were held at Victory Baptist Church August 13, 2016. Burial was at Mt. Airy cemetery in Ackerman.
Mrs. Oswalt was a homemaker.  Mrs. Oswalt died … Read more

Opinions should vary in order to make the world better

With the presidential election upcoming, many people have taken to providing their opinions about the candidates as well as giving opinions on the world in general.

Personally, I think that a diversity of opinions is one of the great things … Read more

Letters to the editor

Thanks to all
We would like to thank all the people for their kindness in the tragic loss of our loved ones, Carolyn Fales; her daughter, Skyla Fales and her boyfriend, Lane Dunn.

We would like to thank the ones … Read more

Editorial Roundup

Hot-car deaths: Err on mercy’s side

Grenada attorney Carlos Moore has a habit of overplaying the race card when representing his clients. He charges racism so often that after a while it’s easy to dismiss his knee-jerk allegations.

It’s difficult, … Read more

Men’s Ministry making an impact

By Benny Weeks

The Men’s Ministry Team of Ackerman Baptist Church is having a busy August. The men gave out over 1200 bottles of water Saturday, August 6 at the intersections of Highway 12 and Highway 15 in Ackerman. … Read more

Locals compete at Pre-Teen Program




Congratulations to 12-year-old Miss Isabella Juarez of McCool and to eight-year-old Miss Jerniya Unger of Sallis on their achievements at the Pre-Teen Mississippi Scholarship and Recognition Program that was recently held in Tupelo.

Juarez placed in the Top … Read more