In our community – Summer Days

By Lisa Harris

The final bell rings. It has come to an end. In the words of Alice Cooper, “School’s out for the summer!” In the words of Pink Floyd, “We don’t need no education!” Perhaps with that double negative … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Mickey Threet

Mr. Mickey Threet,64, of Weir, MS died Friday, May 23 at his residence.
Funeral services were held Sunday, May 25 with visitation held Saturday, May 24. Burial followed in Crape Creek Cemetery with Bro. Paul Cain and Bro. Dale Strickland … Read more

Obituary – Linda Renae Stokes

Graveside service for Linda Renae Stokes, infant daughter of Johnnie Stokes and Bridgett King was held at 2 PM Sunday, May 25, 2014 at Good Hope Cemetery with Rev. John Stephens officiating. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Lindell Lee “Pete” Miller

Mr. Lindell Lee “Pete” Miller, 77, of Weir, MS, died Friday, May 23, 2014, at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, May 26th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Dewitt Cutts officiating. … Read more

CWJC holds first graduation ceremony

Rhonda Booth (in center), her daughter (left) and mentor Kim Maxwell (right)

By Sis. Alies Therese

On Friday, May 17, at a buffet celebration on Lake Tiak O’ Khata, the first class of CWJC graduated. After 27 weeks of classes, Bible study and art exploration, these four women completed the course: Rosa … Read more