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Remembering Maxwell

Former Alderman D. W. Maxwell died April 26 at Saint Dominic’s Hospital in Jackson due to health complications.  D.W. Maxwell, a native to Brookhaven, served ... Read more

  1. BRAG promotes local collecting
  2. Group prepares for annual day of prayer
  3. Funding increases highlight 2015 session


Arrest Reports

The Lincoln County jail docket for Thursday through Sunday was as follows: • Casey L. Chandler, 7-31-88, of 1871 Bahalia Road, Northeast – arrested for ... Read more

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City passes on fiber contract

Negotiations between the City of Brookhaven and C Spire over the company’s ultra-fast fiber Internet service broke down in the fall of 2014. But residents ... Read more

3 candidates ready for supervisor race

This Lincoln County election year, there are three candidates vying for the District 3 seat at the table of the one body that supervises almost ... Read more

Co-Lin mourns loss of board member

Copiah-Lincoln Community College Board of Trustees member Rickey Smith died April 18. Smith was working on his 10th year serving on the board. Copiah-Lincoln Community ... Read more

  1. Learning how to save
  2. County faces funding decrease
  3. Co-Lin to offer several summer camps
  4. St. James celebrates 20 years with Jointer
  5. Brookhaven Magazine hits racks
  6. Making mother’s day corsages
  7. Gun on Co-Lin campus causes scare
  8. AJH principal makes move
  9. Tourism tax collects $50k in first 6 months
  10. ASU extension focuses on financial literacy
  11. Outdoor class ‘designed by God’
  12. Man shot by sheriff’s deputy suffers from mental illness


Matthews, Alsworth lead All-Lincoln Coaches Team

Matthews, Alsworth lead All-Lincoln Coaches Team

The Lincoln County coaches from Bogue Chitto, Enterprise, Loyd Star and West Lincoln released their 2014-2015 All-Lincoln County Coaches Basketball Team selection. In girls basketball, ... Read more

  1. Lady Hornets defeat Union
  2. Raleigh roars past Wesson
  3. Wolves drop pair to Itawamba
  4. Peavey’s Braves battles LSU, tonight
  5. Lay Jaguars crush Northeast Lauderdale
  6. Southwest Ladies 65 & Over 3.0 team


Hobson, Misner

Margaret Catherine Hobson, of Danville, Kentucky, and Stuart Lee Misner, of Brookhaven announce their engagement and approaching marriage. She is the daughter of Robert and ... Read more


Watch out for crape myrtle scale

A new scale infesting crape myrtles has made its way into Mississippi.  Crape myrtle bark scale is a relatively new insect pest that was first ... Read more

Our Opinion

Highlighting the positives in Brookhaven

From award-winning T-shirt designs to a 100th birthday celebration, there was plenty of good news in our area this week. Here’s a quick look back ... Read more


Mortal Kombat kauses Moral Konflict

  Hypocrite: 1: (noun) the practice of claiming to have moral standards or beliefs to which ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Consider vegan alternatives this Earth Day

Dear Editor, Just in time for the 45th anniversary of Earth Day this Wednesday, the U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee has made it official: consumption ... Read more

My Turn

Fiber could bring edge to Brookhaven

A few miles south of downtown Brookhaven on First Street is a historical marker. It marks the location of Ole Brook – the original site ... Read more