Meridian VA Clinic to host Hepatitis C testing
Newton County Academy's pre-district schedule extracted three more losses last week.
The Generals lost a pair of games to Leake Academy, falling 7-3 on Monday night and 7-6 on Thursday. Then on Friday, the Generals lost 11-1 to Lamar School to finish out the week.
The Lady Hornets got a much-needed boost of confidence as they took three run-rule victories last week.
Lake swept Newton in a pair of Division 4-2A victories, beating the Tigers 13-2 and 16-1 on Thursday. They finished off the week with a 17-1 hammering of Noxapater on Saturday.
Members of East Central Community College’s Theta Chi Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda received top honors during the State Leadership Conference and qualified for national competition in 16 categories. National competition will be held this summer in Baltimore, Md. The state conference was held at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus.
Newton County Academy baseball coach Kelly Alderman might have two of the best baseball players in Class AA this season. It’s just the other seven that he’s anxious to find out about.
Union Middle School and Union Elementary School students got the opportunity to create their own personal books this spring as they were unveiled at a publishing party in the school cafeteria on Monday morning.
OXFORD — University of Mississippi faculty, staff and students gave visiting Grisham fellows from Newton High School a taste of academic opportunities and community service during a visit to campus this week.
One of Union's most accomplished native sons will return to the town again for the 52nd Annual Union Chamber of Commerce Membership Banquet.
This year's keynote speaker will be U.S. District 1 Rep. Trent Kelly, R-Miss, and the entertainment will be provided by The Josh Dickerson Band at the March 23 event.
Union native and current Union Middle School Principal Tyler Hansford has been
The City of Union suffered a huge loss this weekend as longtime Union Municipal Judge and Board of Aldermen Attorney Rex Gordon Jr., passed away suddenly late Saturday night.
Newton County coroner Danny Shoemaker said Gordon died of a cardiac arrest and was pronounced dead just before midnight at Laird Hospital in Union.
It wasn’t the start or the finish that Tate Hanna envisioned when he took the head football job at Lake High School.
The Hornets opened the season at Pelahatchie and suffered a heartbreaking 14-12 loss when the Chiefs scored with seven seconds in the game.
Marcus John Harris, 61, passed away on Feb. 26, 2018.
Marcus was born in Newton to William Ho-ward and Audie Harris.
The East Central Community College Warriors celebrated their 2018 debut in national polls with a doubleheader sweep of the visiting Lake Land College March 7 at the Clark-Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur.
ECCC men’s soccer to hold open tryout Feb. 22
An open tryout for the 2018 East Central Community College men’s soccer team will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the soccer pitch on the Decatur campus, announced head men’s soccer coach Kenneth Thompson.
It was just over a year ago that our Chunky neighbor Makenlee Wright had an ATV accident that almost caused the loss of her right arm. Many of you prayed for her, visited her, took her family food and helped raise funds for her medical expenses.