We start January with the most activity of improvements in Quitman since 2008. We will complete the final sewer project to eliminate, or greatly reduce, infiltration of ground and storm water from the northwest side south to Hickory Street.
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Sometimes in life a woman just has to be like a mama bear and a man has to be like a stallion or “stud horse” as we like to say in the rural deep South. There are things in life that are rightfully ours and we need to have the gumption to take care of it and keep it – like m
Panther Powerlifters went to a District Powerlifting Meet in Florence on February 1 and did an amazing job representing the school district. The team received fourth place in the competition, and multiple team members received medals.
Jonathan Mena, 32, arrested by CCSD for receiving stolen property, suspended DL, no seat belt
Cameron Williams, 25, arrested by CCSD for armed robbery, hold for Choctaw S.O.
Emergency responders received a call on January 31 involving a residential fire.
The fire had already fully engulfed the home of Shubuta Mayor Cleveland “Baba” Peebles by the time a neighbor discovered it. The neighbor immediately called 911 to report the blaze.
Pictured are: Chloe Tucker – First Alternate; Taniya Davis-Holt - winner; Eden Smith – Second Alternate; and Madison Reeves – Third Alternate.
Funeral services for Paul Richey Brown were held Friday, January 31, 2020, at First Baptist Church, Quitman, MS, with Dr.
"Then I saw and considered it; I looked and received instruction." (Pro. 24:32) Experience is a good teacher, a little harsh at times, but a good teacher nonetheless. Going through Cancer creates a shift in our perception and understanding of the world.
Kept for all these years are the letters John Gray Little sent home to his parents or to his sister, Elizabeth Little Elam, while serving in the Confederacy during the War Between the States. It tells of the rarity of food and how scarce it was. Found in another letter he a
Often I reflect on the difference between eagles and buzzards and the life-lessons that I get from these. Both are birds of prey and both show characteristics that are so like people. Some traits are common and some are different.