Aldermen in the City of Newton is considering whether it will annex additional land into the city limits.
At a meeting on June 5, the Board of Aldermen looked at a map outlining the areas where the city limits could be expanded.
Union native and current Union Middle School Principal Tyler Hansford has been sele
Decatur couple Sid and Jackie Etie were selected as grand marshals of the 2017 Decatur Christmas parade and will be honored at the Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce at its annual banquet on Feb. 24 at ECCC.
JACKSON – Renown artist and Conehatta native Joe Overstreet, will be among the five honorees at the 30th annual Mississippi Governor’s Arts Awards, which will air on MPB Television and MPB Think Radio at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15.
In a relatively short, routine meeting, the Union Board of Aldermen covered just a few items in the February meeting last Tuesday.
In short order they reappointed Shirley Walton to a five-year term on the Union School Board.
The Distinguished Young Woman program for Newton County will be Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at ECCC’s Huff Auditorium.
Doors will open around 6 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the door and program books will be $5.
They are competing for the title of Distinguished Young Woman of Newton County for 2019. They are all juniors.
January 2018 marked the beginning of their 70th year of the incredible love story between George and Rosie Logan, both 90 years old of Lawrence.
Their story puts them in a distinct class which very few marriages achieve.
Newton County’s unemployment rate rose slightly in December from November according to data from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. The jobless rate rose to 5.0 percent for December, up one percentage point from November when it was 4.9 percent.