Meridian VA Clinic to host Hepatitis C testing
Before 1900, Dr. Felix Horne, a doctor and surgeon in Old Town Union, owned a two-story mercantile store on the second lot behind the NW corner of Decatur Street and Jackson Road. His medical office and that of Dr. J.N. Whittle were located in the back of the store, which also housed apartments upstairs. Dr. Horne lived in the area of 606 E.
Born at Newton Hospital, April 30, 1962, Allen Wayne Amis was delivered by Dr. Austin P. Boggan. He was the second oldest of four boys, with their parents being Edsel Maurice (Reese) Amis and Ola Mae Amis. Though his father has passed away, Miss Ola Mae, is almost 84 and, I’m happy to report, is doing well.
It is raining right now on this Sunday night as I start this column. Most times I sleep well when it rains, but tonight I fell asleep in my recliner for an hour or so. It appears I got my “nap out” as my Mom used to say.
“Welcome to The Little Town with a Big Heart”
“That’s the girl I’m going to marry!” Those were the words of young Willie Edward Dickerson when he first “laid eyes on” Miss Stella Stamper at a church in Louisiana where he was preaching a revival. Forty-five days later, on Sept. 13, 1969, they were married!