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Who will be allowed to make money off medical marijuana in Mississippi?

By Isabelle Taft The Sun Herald   Big Ganja may not have arrived in Mississippi yet, but Cloud ... Read more | Add your comment

MHP data released for holiday travel enforcement period

The Mississippi Highway Patrol concluded its 2020 Thanksgiving holiday travel enforcement period which began Wednesday, November 25, at ... Read more | Add your comment

Collection box for veterans group drawing complaints

Mayor Jerry Autrey among several to complain about the condition of the AMVETS collection box in the Kroger ... Read more | Add your comment

50th coronavirus death recorded in Panola County

The 50th death attributed to Covid-19 has been recorded in Panola County, according to the daily updates posted ... Read more | Add your comment

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MDAH among top genealogy websites in United States 

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History’s (MDAH) website was named one of the best genealogical websites in the country by Family Tree Magazine, a national family history ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Monday, November 30, 2020 10:34 am

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Reclaimed wood offers advantages and beauty

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Extension Service Old wood’s depth of beauty has made it popular in remodeling and new construction, but this type of wood ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Monday, November 30, 2020 8:38 am

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After Mississippi pastor sees 50% spike in funerals, a plea for Thanksgiving

The Rev. Bartholomew Orr at Brown Missionary Baptist Church in Southaven. (Max Gersh/The Commercial Appeal) By Laura Testino Memphis Commercial Appeal SOUTHAVEN — On at ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 9:51 am

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‘A Good Meal Is Hard to Find’ is packed with Southern storytelling and good eats

T0dd A. Price The American South Reprinted from The Tennessean Editor’s note: This story was originally published in May, 2020. Marge starts her days with ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 4:39 am

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Highway Patrol will begin checkpoints Wednesday for holiday

The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2020 Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Enforcement Period on Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 12:01 a.m. and conclude Sunday, Nov. 29, ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:57 am

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New Location Announced for Fast & Affordable Cellphone Repair

Fast & Affordable Cellphone Repair and More LLC employees have moved to a new location. They are now located at 263 Hwy. 6, next to ... Read more

by Rebecca Alexander, Monday, November 23, 2020 8:42 pm

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Abundant poinsettia colors bring beauty to holidays

Red Princettia (in photo) is a different breed of poinsettia By Gary R. Bachman MSU Extension Service This week, we’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving and the ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Monday, November 23, 2020 7:53 am

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Christmas tree demand is pandemic-proof

By Nathan Gregory MSU Extension Service The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted countless traditions in 2020, but it will not keep living rooms across Mississippi from ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:13 pm

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MSU, Mississippi Small Business Development Center partner on cybersecurity

MSU News Release With more small businesses moving parts of their sales and operations online, a new initiative from Mississippi State and the Mississippi Small ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Saturday, November 21, 2020 12:04 pm

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8-week-old infant dies at daycare of Oxford

The Mississippi State Department of Health said Thursday that it has suspended the license of a Lafayette County childcare facility after an 8-week-old baby died. ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 19, 2020 4:45 pm

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Rotary Student of the Month

North Delta School’s Kylie Stephens was the Batesville Rotary Club Student of the Month for September. She is pictured with the Rotary Teacher of the ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 12, 2020 9:34 am

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CTE Student of Month

South Panola High School student Riley Houston was the Career and Tech Education Student of the Month for September, sponsored by BancorpSouth in Batesville. (Contributed) Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 12, 2020 9:32 am

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Costume Fun and Lots of Candy for Kids

Several churches and civic organizations held trunk-or-treat events and giveaways with candy on Saturday, Oct. 31. Some of the fun was had at Calvary Baptist ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 5, 2020 1:03 pm

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Boutique Eye Clinic opens in Taylor

A new eye clinic offering thoughtful care and elevated style has officially opened its doors in Taylor. Eyes etc., led by optometrist and Taylor resident ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 5, 2020 12:51 pm

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Garden Club awards NWCC scholarship

The DeSoto Civic Garden Club (DCGC) was recently informed by Patti Gordon, Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Advancement at Northwest Community College, that ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 5, 2020 12:49 pm

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Food Drive For Hurricane Victims

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc Upsilon Tau Chapter with The Amicae of Batesville held a canned food drive outside Cricket Wireless on Hwy. 51N. Pictured ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 5, 2020 12:47 pm

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Batesville alderman receives advanced certification

Batesville Alderman Teddy Morrow was recently awarded the designation of Advanced Certified Municipal Official by the Mississippi Municipal League (MML).  This is the second level ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, November 5, 2020 12:07 pm

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South Panola High School Homecoming Court Sophomores and Freshmen

Sophomore and Freshmen Maids who will be part of the South Panola High School Homecoming Court on Friday, Oct. 23, are pictured below. Click here ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 3:23 pm

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State COVID data rising; four more Panola Co. deaths

Mississippi’s state health officer said Monday that he’s troubled by the state’s recent rise in COVID-19 cases, including a significant increase during the past week ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 7:26 pm

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Ole Miss hosts public hearing on Initiative 65

By Jake Thompson With five weeks remaining until Mississippi voters head to the polls to vote on several issues, the issue of legalizing marijuana for ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, October 1, 2020 12:47 pm

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Drive-Thru BBQ In Crenshaw

First responders from Panola, Quitman, Tunica, and Tate Counties were treated to a drive-thru barbecue dinner on Saturday, Sept. 26, on Main Street in Crenshaw. ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, October 1, 2020 6:33 am

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Batesville officials ready for busy weekend here

Batesville officials are expecting the city’s weekend population to swell more than usual beginning Friday afternoon, and Mayor Jerry Autrey this week urged motorists and ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Thursday, September 24, 2020 7:58 am

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Hurricane Sally slows, gathering a deluge for the Gulf Coast

Hurricane Sally, a plodding storm with winds of 85 mph (137 kph), crept toward the northern Gulf Coast early Tuesday as forecasters warned of potentially ... Read more

by WordPress.com VIP, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:45 am

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Main Street planning busy fall for city

Mamie Avery is director of Batesville’s Main Street Program Family fun events and making the Downtown Square a showplace of holiday decorations is the focus ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:22 am

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Pizza Hut closing marks end of era in Batesville

The Batesville Pizza Hut was built in 1978 and was one of the few restaurants on Hwy. 6 between Clarksdale and Tupelo when constructed. The ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:15 am