Floyd Ingram: Christmas in Houston
I have had the opportunity to live in several different communities and it is always neat to see how a neighborhood or town celebrates Christmas.
88-year-old treks Tanglefoot Trail
"This is great," said the 88-year-old from Corinth. "Yes, I'm a little tired, but it feels great."
Sharing the season's blessings
For almost 30 years, volunteers have spread Christmas cheer in Houston and the surrounding areas and the drive has begun again.
GED gets tougher Jan. 2
The GED has always been a tough test, but it will get tougher on Jan. 2 with a new version and curriculum set to be introduced.
Here comes the parade
Driving and walking tours begin Thanksgiving night and are at no charge. n The Okolona Christmas parade is set for Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. and is sponsored by the Okolona Area Chamber of Commerce and City of Okolona.
Remembering good times
People often ask me if I was in the military. As the son of a career Air Force flight engineer, I am quick to tell them I was "in" the first 18-years of my life.
NIE: Look who's reading now
Newspapers used as educational tools have a long history in the United States and schools in the local readership area already have their programs in place for the academic year.
EDITORIAL: Red Ribbon Week
Red Ribbon Week is aimed at students from kindergarten through fifth grade, and seeks to instill in them the facts that drug abuse is bad, drug abuse hurts people and drug abuse can kill you.