Today's Top Stories

Music, Country Boys and Girls highlight annual event

Union’s 40th Annual Country Day wrapped up on Saturday after noon after a day of music, food and fun.  On Tuesday, youngsters from around the area competed in the Country Boy and Country Gal contest at the Union Mini Park stage on Bank Street....

Author, professor returns home

Union High School alumni who came back to attend Saturday’s Country Day got to see a familiar face as professor, author and Conehatta native Justin Fisher was on hand to sell and sign copies of his new book “Of Gravity and Grace.”

Newton County seniors are leaving their mark

During school hours, casual observers might not notice anything special about the senior student parking lot on the south side of the Newton County High School campus in Decatur.

ECCC to ‘Black-Out Bailey’ Thursday

The East Central Community College Warriors will open their 2016 football season Thursday, Sept. 1, against Holmes Community College, and all Warrior fans are encouraged to wear black to the annual “Black-Out Bailey” night.

Big plays by Rebels stop Generals

Going into the season, Newton County Academy coach Rob Roberts was concerned about his young cornerbacks on defense.

He was right to be concerned.

Late fumble on goal line keeps Cougars winless

Football has always been a game of inches.

Friday night’s contest between Newton County and Neshoba Central proved that.


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