Individuals and households in Clarke, Grenada, Jasper, Lawrence, Panola and Walthall counties in Mississippi may now apply for federal disaster assistance under FEMA’s Individuals and Households Program for uninsured damages and losses as a result of the severe storms, tornad
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“Woke up at 5 a.m., an put on my camouflage/Wiped off my .243 and fired up my Dodge/Headed out to my ol’ deer stand back in the pines/ Gonna get me a ten point buck with 11 inch tines, yeah/Cause I’m a backwoods boy/ Grew up on a dirt road/ I’m a backwoods boy/ With no better
The last couple of months have given people of all ages more time on their hands. While technology and “media” have been an option for time usage, some people have also renewed the creative side of themselves. They have been busy checking off the to-do list of chores at hom
Since the start of the quarantine, Clarke County has been blessed to not see an increase in any major crime. Although the county has experienced some crime, such as shootings, it has not had to deal with more crimes than usual.
Ms. Peggy Sue McGill, 59, of Vossburg, MS, died March 17, 2020, at the University Medical Center of Jackson, MS. She was born September 2, 1960. She was a teacher and Friends of Children of Mississippi.
Alton Graham "Bud" Fuller, 84, of Quitman, Mississippi, passed away on May 2, 2020, at Anderson's Regional Medical Center.
He was born on June 14, 1935, to Clyde and Vera (Graham) Fuller in Clarke County, MS.
Dorothy Lee Pearson, 62, of Quitman, Mississippi, passed away on May 13, 2020, at her residence.
She was born on February 11, 1958, to Edward Albert Manker and Anna (Hoser) Manker in Thayer, MO.