Latest Editorials

New deal sets expensive precedent

It was heralded as “the single biggest day of economic development in the history of the state.” Gov. Phil Bryant called it an “historic day ... Read more

Economic development comes at cost to taxpayer

Economic development is a costly endeavor, as evidenced by the $275 million in incentives that state lawmakers are considering today. The incentives are for a ... Read more

Hopes high for BSD’s newest leader

The Brookhaven School District wasted little time in finding its next leader. Murray “Ray” Carlock was named superintendent of the Brookhaven School District Tuesday afternoon. ... Read more

Arrest brings closure in murder case

In a bit of good crime news, a man wanted in a fatal November shooting has been arrested. Cordarryl Lamond Bell, 24, was arrested Friday ... Read more

Longtime journalist will be missed

Though most of us probably didn’t have the pleasure of meeting Bert Case, we felt like we knew him. We welcomed him into our homes ... Read more