Remembering the fallen

Remembering the fallen

    Lincoln County residents on Monday gathered in front of the Brookhaven/Lincoln County Government Complex to pay their respects to those who’ve died while ... Read more

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  1. Puzzles good for the mind, soul
  2. Area groups seek volunteers
  3. Extension service, library offer tech program


Police and Sheriff Reports

POLICE DEPARTMENT The Brookhaven Police Department’s report for Friday through Saturday was as follows: • Loitering on Brookway Boulevard. • Disturbance on Ellis Road. • ... Read more

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Greatest fear comes true: Family remembers Bogue Chitto man who gave his life in Vietnam

“I woke up first. When I answered the door I knew what happened,” Geneva Arnold said about the morning her family first received the news ... Read more

Campaigns heat up ahead of August primaries

Editor’s note: This is part one of candidate coverage for constable post two. The four Democratic candidates will be featured on May 31. There are ... Read more

Math, science school has 3 local grads

The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science recently announced the graduation of several area students. Mankaran Dhaliwal, of Silver Creek, is the son of Sucha ... Read more

  1. Closing a chapter
  2. Christmas Eve shooting suspect pleads not guilty
  3. BHS, Enterprise, Bogue Chitto prepare for graduation
  4. Officials: C Spire refused to negotiate
  5. Celebrating the cap, gown
  6. Pentecost Sunday celebrates Holy Spirit
  7. Lincoln Co. man threatens girlfriend
  8. 99 area graduates celebrate Thursday
  9. Downtown building gets facelift
  10. Lawrence Co. prepares for annual music festival
  11. Co-Lin administrator prepares for retirement
  12. City OKs $2.25m paving plan


Ole Miss earns bid to NCAA Los Angeles Regional

Ole Miss earns bid to NCAA Los Angeles Regional

OXFORD – For the 20th time in program history, the Ole Miss baseball team has earned a berth in the NCAA Baseball Tournament, the organization’s ... Read more

  1. Cost of repairing Ole Miss track rises to $7.3 million
  2. M-Braves wrap road trip, drops finale to Suns
  3. LeBron, Cavaliers limping their way toward NBA Finals
  4. NBA MVP Curry OK after fall as Warriors lose to Rockets
  5. Fun, Wet time at Brookhaven Academy
  6. Edrick Alsworth commits to Hinds


Carnival Fun: BES event kicks off summer, raises funds

Carnival Fun: BES event kicks off summer, raises funds

The squeals and laughs of the crowd of children relishing the end of the school year could be heard down Chippewa and Chickasaw streets and ... Read more


Periodical cicadas have emerged

Have you seen and heard our 13-year visitors? An emergence of periodical cicadas is one of the rarest and most amazing natural phenomena in the ... Read more

Our Opinion

How can we give thanks for the ultimate sacrifice

How do you say thank you to those who’ve paid the ultimate sacrifice defending our freedom? On this day set aside to honor those who’ve ... Read more


Home-grown tomatoes bring joy

”Well, there ain’t nothin’ in the world that I like better Than bacon and lettuce and ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Though I am in Ridgeland now at The Orchard, I still think of and pray for matters of Brookhaven – the town I ... Read more

My Turn

What’s the next step?

Several weeks ago in an op-ed piece in this newspaper regarding the importance of ultra high-speed fiber optic service to the future economic development of ... Read more