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Eyes can be tricky; be careful what you see

By Les Ferguson, Jr. Columnist I was 12 when I got my first motorcycle. It’s been long enough ...

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Farm mechanics teacher passed on ageless knowledge

By Harold Brummett Denmark Star Route Hubert Owens taught farm mechanics at the Business and Industrial Complex. As ...

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Spring clock-changing chore completed

By Bonnie Brown Columnist Have y’all recovered from your Spring Forward time change hangover yet?   It does take ...

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Cofield’s Corner: Cedar Oaks, ‘the house that wouldn’t die’

By John Cofield With the latest local spotlight on Cedar Oaks, I thought of a shot Granddad had ...

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The serendipitous life of Jason Plunk

By Julie Hines Mabus Photos by Bruce Newman On June 8, 1971, a boy was born at the ...

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Goodbye to winter, hello spring!

By Susan Mah Lifestyle columnist Growing up in the South as a biracial person was often a challenge. ...

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Lafayette native Sam Phillips continues to serve fellow veterans

Profile 2024: Lafayette native Sam Phillips continues to serve fellow veterans By Harold Brummett Rebecca Alexander photo Sammy ...

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Easter lunch should be special, not stressful

By Kara Kimbrough  Food columnist Sitting down to a bountiful lunch on Easter Sunday has been an American ...

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Medicaid work requirements a possible Biden compromise?

By Sid Salter Columnist The current effort to make a partial expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care ...

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Watching busy bees is a lesson for life

By Harold Brummett Denmark Star Route The pear tree is in full bloom. Walking underneath sounds of bees ...

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Big Dance without the COVID nightmare

By Steve Stricker Columnist And so, March Madness 2024 begins today the 13th for NCAA Basketball as the ...

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Twice blessed, and not afraid of cooties

By Les Ferguson Jr. Columnist We were in kindergarten. While the name has slipped away over time, I ...

Holidays are rarely perfect days

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Be the savvy shopper who scores the bargain

By Bonnie Brown Columnist A few weeks ago, President Biden commented on the increased price of food products.  ...

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Running the gauntlet of idiocy that is Oxford traffic

By Steve Stricker Columnist This past Tuesday I passed a parked pickup with stickers completely blocking the rear ...

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Working poor getting health care is economic development

By Sid Salter Columnist In recent decades, Mississippi has defied the odds in economic development. Landing first Nissan ...

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For Heaven’s sake, please use soap

By Les Ferguson Jr. Columnist In the old sitcom Fresh Prince of Bel Air, the theme song sung ...

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Sunday visits at the cathedral with no doors

By Harold Brummett Denmark Star Route Sundays are nothing like it used to be. As a child and ...

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Season change calls for cleaning out junk drawers

By Bonnie Brown Columnist As I shared with you all in earlier columns, I always feel the need ...

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Withdrawal pains from sons’ visit is a good ache

By Steve Stricker Columnist Of all the heroes in my life, I am very proud to say with ...

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Let’s see health care as a civil right

Sandra C. Melvin Guest Columnist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stated, “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice ...

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Cedar Oaks is a treasure, with the bees gone

By Harold Brummett Denmark Star Route Several years ago my daughter Patti and I went to a Marty ...

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The mother of all misheard lyrics

By Les Ferguson Jr. Columnist I have it on good authority that a friend once had a celebrity ...

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