Mrs. Anna Fant Morgan, 99, retired homemaker, died January 4, 2020 at Brooklyn Hall Personal Care Home in Mathiston, MS. Funeral Services were held 3:00PM Monday January 6, 2020 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Choctaw County, MS. Rev. Travis Gray and Rev. Rob Faulk officiated.
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Mr. Henry Kent Roberts, 76, passed away on January 10, 2020, at his home in Louisville. Funeral services were held on Monday, January 13th, at 3:00 P.M., at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Patrick Wayne Nevels, 66, passed away on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at his home in McCool, MS. He was born November 19, 1953, in Memphis, TN. He had worked at the Silver Star Casino in several capacities, most recently in maintenance. He was preceded in death by his father, Cecil Wayne Nevels.
Mr. Herbert M. Conn, 82, passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020, at his home in Macon, MS. Graveside services and internment were held Sunday, January 12th at 2:00 P.M., at Yellow Creek Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Vergie M. Shaw Earvin was born in Ackerman, MS to the late Mr. & Mrs. Willie & Mary Lois Shaw. Vergie was the fourth born of ten girls.
Vergie was a member of Mt. Salem M. B. Church, Ackerman, Ms and was a product of Choctaw County High School where she was a graduating member of the class of 1967-The Mighty Eagles!
Mrs. Allene Hamm Peters, 94, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020, at the Lexington Manor Nursing Home in Lexington, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, January 9th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Charlie Long and Rev.
JACKSON, Miss. — Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson and the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC) is seeking input from the agriculture industry and agriculture-related job employers concerning workforce needs.
STARKVILLE, Miss.—A Mississippi State research professor is helping lead international efforts to advance off-road autonomous vehicle capabilities.
STARKVILLE, Miss.—A Mississippi State alumnus and veteran journalist is donating his papers to the university’s Mitchell Memorial Library during a Friday [Jan. 17] ceremony.
MSU will honor Randy Bell’s 45-year-career at 2 p.m. in the library’s third-floor John Grisham Room. The event is open to the public.
Nettleton, Mississippi (January 15, 2020) – Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley is alerting the public of increased scam calls claiming to be from the Social Security Administration, many of which are coming from an 844 prefix.