• Updated
  • 0

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Student Nurses’ Association (SNA) held their annual food drive and auction for HOPE Ministries in Senatobia last month. SNA delivered 2,170 food items to the non-profit organization, which responds to individuals and families in need by providing f…

  • Updated
  • 0

During the 2018 MDA Fill the Boot campaign, the dedicated members of the Hernando Fire Department took to the streets to help kids and adults with muscular dystrophy, ALS and related life-threatening diseases live longer and grow stronger. Throughout the year, $31,224.00 was raised to benefi…

  • Updated
  • 0

Knox Pitcher, son of Jacob and Jill Pitcher of Southaven, examines a scale replica of a Spinosaurus, the only dinosaur that could swim and had paddles with DeSoto County Museum Curator Robert Long at Carriage Hills Baptist Preschool on Monday, Jan. 14. The DeSoto County Museum presents progr…

  • 0

On practically any weekend in northwest Mississippi you'll find a group or buddies with names like Psycho, Robbie, David, Dayne, Coolio, and Chance at one of the disc golf courses, like Latimer Lake Park in Horn Lake, Central Park in Southaven, Arkabutla State Park near Hernando or any of se…

  • 0

With November elections looming on the horizon, Mississippi lawmakers will be tempted to dodge the spotlight and avoid controversial legislation during the 90-day legislative session that started on Jan. 8th and is scheduled to go through April 7.

  • 0

Healing Hearts Child Advocacy Center (HHCAC) has announced that Sally Williams has been selected as the organization’s new Executive Director. Williams will lead the HHCAC’s continued efforts to respond to child abuse with a supportive team approach that reduces trauma through advocacy, trea…

  • 0

The January meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Leading this month’s discussion of The Broken Girls by award-winning…

  • 0

There will be a new person next year representing the Northern District, including DeSoto County, on the Mississippi Transportation Commission, after current Commissioner Mike Tagert Tuesday announced he would not be seeking re-election.  

  • 0

Emily Armistead sings “Tomorrow” from Annie Jr., the DeSoto Family Theatre production during Wednesday’s Olive Branch Chamber of Commerce January meeting at the Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center. The youthful version of the Broadway hit musical Annie is being done from Feb. 8-17 a…

  • 0

With the 2018 election season barely in the rear view mirror, the 2019 election year in Mississippi started Wednesday morning with it being the first day candidates could file qualifying papers at county Circuit Clerk’s office. 

  • 0

Judge Celeste Embrey Wilson of Southaven, a 17th Circuit Court Judge elected in the November general election, was officially returned to the bench during a ceremony Thursday afternoon at the DeSoto County Courthouse.

  • 0

Signs directing visitors to see Santa Claus and the lighted houses along Southaven’s Springfield Cove won’t get any closer than the street curb, but supporters of the annual Christmas event and city code enforcement officials will work with property owners near where the signs have been plac…

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!