DeSoto County stopped and joined millions of Americans to watch Monday’s total solar eclipses at locations such as (from top left) Southaven Middle School, Olive Branch City Hall, the DeSoto County Administrative Building and Northpoint Christian School.
Southaven Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Carmen Kyle displays the certificate designating her completion of the four-year Institute for Organization Management professional development program through the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
Fans filled Pool Field for the season opening game for Olive Branch against Collierville, Tenn. Friday night, a game the Conquistadors won 42-12, breaking the school’s 14-game losing streak, dating back to the final two games of the 2015 season and all of 2016.
Youngsters took to the climbing rope tower and the other amenities of the new all-inclusive playground opened Saturday at the Olive Branch City Park. The new $650,000 structure offers accessibility and safety features to make it available to youngsters with or without disabilities.