Students should take reporting gun seriously

Just like a bomb threat hoax, a false report of a gun on a school campus is a serious offense. A middle school in Monticello ... Read more

Elected officials accountable to voters

Government accountability is near and dear to the hearts of all newspaper folks. It’s a big part of what we do. To that end, we ... Read more

If roads get slick, stay safe with these tips

Though snow or ice is a rare occurrence in south Mississippi, it does happen. And when it does, it gets ugly in a hurry on ... Read more

Powerball not likely to come to Mississippi

Will the record $1.5 billion Powerball lottery that drove thousands to buy tickets in nearby Louisiana and Tennessee be enough to convince Mississippi legislators to ... Read more

Legislators should hear local concerns

It will be interesting to watch our local legislators as the new legislative session progresses. All have said the right things when it comes to ... Read more