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Renee Slay Booth

Renee Slay Booth, 49, of Madison, MS passed away on February 19, 2018 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, MS. Renee was born in Quitman, MS on March 13, 1968 to Patricia Waller Slay and Robert Bryant Slay.

Angela A. Rascoe

Funeral services for Angela A. Rascoe were held Sunday, February 18, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. at Stonewall Methodist Church with Rev. Lou Hoffman and Tonya Queen officiating. Burial followed at Stonewall cemetery. James F.

Lucile West Sanderson

Mrs. Lucile West Sanderson, 79, of Quitman, MS passed from this life Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at H.C. Watkins Memorial Hospital in Quitman, MS. She was born in Clarke County, MS on Friday, February 25, 1938 to Ruell West and Lula Mae West.


Food for Thought


What can wash away my sins? Nothing but the blood of Jesus.” (Hymn by Robert Lowry, 1876) This song has rung out from among congregations and choirs. It never gets old because it sums up the majesty of the gospel with brevity and beauty.

Conservation Corner

 Today’s energy prices have everyone looking for ways to cut costs. One often-overlooked way of reducing energy costs is through landscaping, and now is a great time to do it.

Legislative Review

With general House Bills out of the way, representatives began working on House Appropriations Bills, which will determine how much money is given to various state organizations.