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Style: Engagements

Walsh-Palmer

Mr. and Mrs. Randy Walsh of Brandon announce the engagement of their daughter, Bretta Jean Walsh to James Oscar Palmer, son of Mr. and Mrs. ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Monday, July 16, 2012 11:45 am

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New superintendent ready to tackle district’s challenges

Frederick Hill, the public schools’ new superintendent, said he owes his drive in part to the inspirational words of his seventh-grade math teacher. “She said ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Sunday, July 15, 2012 12:00 am

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School times changing?

NATCHEZ — Decisions handed to the school board Thursday could determine what time your child gets on the school bus and to which direction the ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Friday, July 13, 2012 12:18 am

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Ordained married couple stays grounded in normal lifestyle

NATCHEZ — Yes, they fight — mostly about Mississippi State University football. The married couple met innocently and typically enough, when both of them took jobs ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Wednesday, July 11, 2012 9:50 am

Style: Engagements

Fisher-Myers

Franklin and Leanne Fisher of McMinnville, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Kathryn Fisher to Thomas Bowlin “Bo” Myers, son of Johnny and ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Tuesday, July 10, 2012 6:09 pm

Style: Engagements

Frazier-Yearby

Mr. and Mrs. Billie Joe Frazier of Natchez announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Danielle Frazier to Hannibal Douglas Yearby, son of Mr. and ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Tuesday, July 10, 2012 6:08 pm

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Artist transforms tree stump into sculpture

NATCHEZ — Kneeling his red chainsaw chaps in a pile of sawdust, the artist cocked his head and shoulders back and fourth as he buzzed ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Sunday, July 8, 2012 12:23 am

Business Briefcase

Edwin Haworth named president of Delta Bank

VIDALIA — Cliff Merritt, CEO of Delta Bank, recently announced that R. Edwin Haworth has been named president of Delta Bank. Haworth is a native ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Saturday, July 7, 2012 6:15 pm

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Havard recognized in tourism industry

ATLANTA — Selah Havard, the director of sales for the Natchez convention and visitors bureau, was named as one of 40 young professionals from Virginia ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Saturday, July 7, 2012 6:12 pm

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Natchez-Adams School District hires assistant superintendent

The Natchez-Adams School Board voted Tuesday to follow the new superintendent’s recommendation to hire Tanisha Smith as the district’s new assistant superintendent. Read more

by Emily Lane, Wednesday, July 4, 2012 12:04 am

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Chance to discuss potential tax increase from school district set for Thursday

Thursday provides the public a chance speak out on a potential tax increase proposed by the Natchez-Adams School District. Read more

by Emily Lane, Wednesday, July 4, 2012 12:04 am

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Ferriday OK’s mayor’s appointments

In a first order of business for Ferriday Mayor Gene Allen, he successfully made a transition back to the way things used to be during ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Tuesday, July 3, 2012 12:04 am

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Red, White & BBQ

For some, how American you are this Fourth of July correlates to how much you can sweat it out over a grill while the mercury ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Sunday, July 1, 2012 12:13 am

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Assistant Superintendent resigns

NATCHEZ — On top of the swapping of furniture, grade levels and a superintendent, another big shake up is coming to the Natchez-Adams School District. Read more

by Emily Lane, Thursday, June 28, 2012 12:12 am

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Heeding the call: New Trinity head of school ‘coming home’

NATCHEZ — In many ways, settling in at Trinity Episcopal Day School is a perfect fit for new Head of School Les Hegwood. And it’s ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Wednesday, June 27, 2012 10:22 am

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Drainage info needed from public

Concordia Parish drainage woes may flow more smoothly if the State of Louisiana sends money down the pipe. Read more

by Emily Lane, Tuesday, June 26, 2012 12:03 am

Style: Anniversaries

Hord 50th

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by Emily Lane, Monday, June 25, 2012 9:36 am

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Local vendors offer icy treats to beat heat

Mealtime rules sometimes slip away in the summertime like ice cream down the hand cradling a cone. To beat the heat before suppertime, Billy, Casey ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Monday, June 25, 2012 9:13 am

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Tribute to soldiers and veterans set for June 28

NATCHEZ — The Miss-Lou offers an Independence Day event next week that pays homage through the ears to the biggest patriots of all — soldiers and ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Wednesday, June 20, 2012 11:03 am

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Body of second victim found, Pickle remembered as coach, friend

LAKE ST. JOHN — A day after witnesses to a boat accident pulled the body of local educator and coach Bruce Pickle from Lake St. ... Read more

by Emily Lane, Monday, June 18, 2012 12:01 am

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