Wednesday Feb 5
Collier hands over the power
Bob Collier will be honored with a retirement ceremony Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Oxford Conference Center.
Nettleton Superintendent Taylor resigns
After meeting in closed session for about an hour, the School Board voted to accept the resignation of Russell Taylor, effective Feb. 1. Retired former Baldwyn Superintendent Harvey Brooks will serve as the interim superintendent, beginning on Thursday.
Monroe deputies make meth lab bust
A Nettleton couple were taken into custody Saturday after Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies located an operating methamphetamine lab at a residence on Metts Road near the Nettleton at approximately 8:30 p.m. Gary Wayne Stafford, 47, and Carol Ann Stafford, 38, both of Nettleton are both charged with possession of two or more precursors with ... (more)
HOMEGROWN: Friendship House
Buy at photos.monroejournal.com From left, Doug, Stephina and Will Fowlkes stand in the dining room of the Friendship House, the second generation restaurant of a fish house her parents opened in Wren in the 1950s.
Parents get the HealthWorks! treatment
As part of the "Together We Can!" program funded by a $20,000 grant from Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi, the Tupelo children's health education center will begin offering parent sessions next week to tie in with programming at Tupelo, Lee County and Nettleton upper elementary schools.