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Mosby: Remembering ‘Miss Thelma’

Sometimes, no matter how hard one might try, it becomes personal for a newspaperman. So it was for me at this place which used to ... Read more

by My Turn, Thursday, May 9, 2019 6:04 pm

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Teacher choice has benefited Brookhaven

A report by the Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting (MCIR), published by the Clarion Ledger and summarized in The Daily Leader this past week, points ... Read more

by My Turn, Friday, April 5, 2019 11:12 pm

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Still no justice for slain sister

Feb. 25 would have been the 47th birthday of my sister, Bridget “London” Hall.  Without revisiting the details, the story below serves as a reminder ... Read more

by My Turn, Tuesday, February 26, 2019 8:39 pm

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Coding academy will benefit area

It took extra work and commitment from the Brookhaven Public Schools and Copiah-Lincoln Community College to be accepted into a pilot program with other public ... Read more

by My Turn, Saturday, February 9, 2019 12:03 am

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Forgiveness, not hate, needed

One thing that I hate is ignorance. I’m not in a position to judge you based off of your race or actions, gender or status, ... Read more

by My Turn, Monday, October 8, 2018 8:42 pm

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Officers deserve our unwavering respect

Known as the Home Seekers Paradise, Brookhaven over the years has too been affectionately referred to as Mayberry. A comparison to a popular 1960’s sitcom, ... Read more

by My Turn, Friday, October 5, 2018 9:45 pm

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Brookhaven is and has been proactive

Editor’s note: Brookhaven mayor Joe Cox made these comments following the city’s approval of a $13.4 million budget Thursday night. Our duty as elected officials ... Read more

by My Turn, Friday, September 14, 2018 10:01 pm


Co-Lin — Doing our part

Over 10 years ago, country singer Rodney Atkins released the feel-good anthem, “These Are My People.” One of the verses that resonated deeply with the ... Read more

by My Turn, Wednesday, August 1, 2018 9:15 pm

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Where is the justice?

When an innocent mother (Bridget Hall) of four is gunned down in the privacy of her home on July 6, 2015, in front of her ... Read more

by My Turn, Thursday, July 5, 2018 8:35 pm

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In memory of ‘Butterfly

I’ll never forget my first day as Pam Brewer’s student. For some reason, I signed up to take Latin my sophomore year of high school, ... Read more

by My Turn, Monday, July 2, 2018 10:23 pm

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