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7 hours 5 min ago
7 hours 7 min ago
Approximately 300 people converged on the square in downtown Kosciusko Thursday evening to celebrate homecoming at Kosciusko High School with a fashion show and pep rally. The fashion show, which included items from 10 area merchants, featured 19 models, incluing the KHS Homecoming Court.
7 hours 29 min ago
There are things we give that will outlive us. This train of thought pulled into my mental terminal a few weeks ago while sitting on the back deck watching our great nephew Jordan play. His mom had to work late and his Nana had a doctor's appointment, so I picked him up at school.   I asked him if he had eaten. "Only a little...
7 hours 31 min ago
I have told you about the old Strain House that my grandfather, on my Price side, lived in when I was young.  It was an old civil war home and in the day time, quite neglected, but in the dark of night it was completely frightening (this was a pre-Civil War homestead). At my young age, it looked many years older than the hundred or so...
6 days 10 hours ago
FRENCH CAMP — Change came Saturday for the annual Harvest Festival at French Camp with the move of all activities to the downtown Historic District adjacent to the Natchez Trace Parkway. Crowds gathered on the grounds surrounding the Log Cabin where syrup making, entertainment, pony rides, offerings of food and other events were in...
6 days 11 hours ago
It is funny what I remember from childhood. Some memories are fuzzy, but others are as vivid as an Imax movie that comes rushing back at a sound or smell.  This morning was chilly, so slipping on a sweater seemed the wise thing to do as I stepped down for the morning paper. I involuntarily shivered for the first time this fall. On the...
6 days 11 hours ago
I realize that life is full of changes.     As I watched the transformation of the old A & A Grocery store building as it was uncovered from the many facades it has held throughout the years, I was reminded of the Saturday afternoons my friends and I would saunter around the court square.  I am not sure what our exact...
2 weeks 9 hours ago
Attala County 4-H Pets in the Park took prizes following judging at the Thursday afternoon pet parade at Jason Niles Park. The show was coordinated by Becky Hamilton and Taylor Casey, 4-H leaders with the MSU Extension Service. Anna Austin, FCS/4-H Agent in Montgomery County, served as judge. As the entry fee each pet owner donated an item...
2 weeks 9 hours ago
It is late in the third quarter of my life, and it has finally dawned on me that someday is today. Someday is a catchall word used flippantly. It is a time we will not find on any calendar. “Yes, we’ll go to Paris someday.” Or maybe, “I’m going back to school to finish my degree someday.” But when is someday...
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