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News

DeSoto County teachers learn new STEM strategies

Making the school subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics interesting and fun to young minds is, in most cases,… Read more

DeSoto schools get mixed report card

The DeSoto County School Board got a mixed report card of sorts, earning praise from a North Carolina-based school efficiency consul… Read more

Two sentenced in DeSoto County robbery, kidnapping

The two men who pled guilty to the armed robbery and kidnapping of a man who was tied up and left to burn alive following an armed r… Read more

Business

Southgroup named Horn Lake Chamber Rock Award winner

Sarah Edmiston (left) of Southgroup Insurance receives the Horn Lake Chamber of Commerce “Rock Award” for the first quarter of 2017,… Read more

CrossFit Hammered Steel in Hernando fights weight gain

CrossFit Hammered Steel is taking anyone's New Year's resolutions to get physically fit in the coming year to a whole new level. Read more

Austin Realty Group celebrates milestone

As the principal agent of Austin Realty Group, Inc., Michael Austin said his company, consisting of a team of talented real estate a… Read more

Sports

Friday's DeSoto County scores

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Hoop heroes jam for future Jaguars

I’ve always wanted to be part of a club. Being the only male in a family filled with estrogen growing up and living away from friend… Read more

DeSoto County sports briefs

* In the latest CBS MaxPreps Xcellent 25 national girls basketball rankings, the Olive Branch Lady Quistors have moved into the top … Read more

Opinion

Other states choose sovereignty, but not Mississippi?

For decades, Congress has inched onto lawmaking turf that once belonged to states. When it comes to establishing a minimum wage, the… Read more

International trade thuggery

President-elect Donald Trump’s threats against American companies looking to relocate in foreign countries have won favorable review… Read more

In response: Political agenda behind referendum

(Editor’s Note: The following is a response to a column which appeared on the Opinion/Editorial Page in the Tuesday edition of the D… Read more

Obituaries

Patricia Scholz

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Bobbie “Lynn” Sharp

Bobbie “Lynn” Sharp, 66, of Lyles, Tenn. (formerly of Horn Lake) died Jan. 13, 2017. A private memorial service will be held later. … Read more

Gloria Haining Whittington

Gloria Haining Whittington, 77, retired from IBM, died Jan. 12, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital, Memphis, Tenn. Funeral services were a… Read more

Weather Today

Showers and thunderstorms

Today

58° 40°

Showers and thunderstorms

Humidity: 92%
Cloud Coverage: 95%
Wind: SW at 15 mph
Chance of Rain: 80%
UV Index: 1 Low
Sunrise: 07:04:31 am
Sunset: 05:19:30 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Showers and thunderstorms Sun
80% 58° 40°
Times of sun and clouds Mon
10% 49° 35°
Mainly sunny Tue
10% 64° 52°
Partly cloudy Wed
10% 56° 34°
More sun than clouds Thu
0% 45° 31°
Plenty of sun Fri
20% 49° 30°
Abundant sunshine Sat
0% 45° 31°