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On Saturday, another native of Newton County will be taking command of the 168th Engineer Brigade.

Nationally known Pioneer Drum and Bugle Corps and Color Guard from Milwaukee, Wisc., made a stop in Union Thursday for rehearsals on its way to competitions in Dothan, Ala., the next day and Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday.

Union’s Andy Ogletree is headed back the the U.S. Amateur for the third straight year.

Union’s Colby Ferguson didn’t have much choice when it came to the quarterback position.

Ferguson was thrown into the fire as a sophomore last year as the Yellowjackets went through a ton of injuries as they stumbled to a 2-8 season.

First-year Newton football coach Zach Grady realizes his Tigers have one of the toughest schedules in Class 2A football.

Tyson Pompelia etched his name in Neshoba County Fair history on Saturday morning.




Pioneer visits Union

By BRENT MAZE,

Nationally known Pioneer Drum and Bugle Corps and Color Guard from Milwaukee, Wisc., made a stop in Union Thursday for rehearsals on its way to competitions in Dothan, Ala., the next day and Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday.










Marvis Leon Everett

Funeral services for Bro. Marvis Leon Everett were conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 22, 2018, from the Ott & Lee Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Steve Robinson and the Rev. Harold Laird officiating. Military honors will be presented under the direction of the US Army Honor Guard. 


Elizabeth Ann Langston

Memorial services for Ms. Elizabeth Ann Langston of Little Rock were held at 3 p.m., Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Smyrna Baptist Church.

The family received friends from 2-3 p.m. Saturday at the church.

Ms. Langston, 79, of Little Rock died Monday, July 23, 2018, at her residence.


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