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March 8, 2018 RSS feed / Editorials

Thad goes, Shelby to step up

Monday, one of the Senate’s mainstays announced he is going home. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) will leave the Senate on April 1. He has been in the Senate since Mississippians first elected him there in 1978. More...

McGregor speaks, politicians listen

As the June primaries for our statewide races get closer, there is a lot of media attention and stories written about the power being wielded by special interests, PACs and big money. More...

Do you eat boiled peanuts or salt on your watermelon?

This is the prettiest time of the year in our part of the world. The azaleas are beginning to bloom. The fruit trees are blooming. We hope they are not too early and won’t have the setting fruit get killed. More...

Pretty and real beauty should never be confused

Facebook is fabulous at providing us with fun ways to waste time. The latest is a link that lets you submit a picture of yourself and it shows you what you would look like on the cover of a fashion magazine. More...