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BROOKHAVEN, Miss. — Gov. Phil Bryant announced today that he will appoint Mississippi Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Cindy Hyde-Smith to the United States Senate.

The annual Beauty Review, sponsored by the Quitman High School Cheerleader Booster Club, was held in February at the QHS Auditorium. Overall winner for the high school was Jacy Waltman.

The Town of Shubuta was the last of the five municipalities in the county to adopt an ordinance regulating the sale of beer and light wine and liquor. The Board of Aldermen approved the two ordinances in the March board meeting.

Quitman Beauty Review

The Stephenson for Chancellor Committee will host a Campaign Kickoff to celebrate the official start of Frances Stephenson’s Chancery Judge campaign on Monday, March 26th at noon on the Lauderdale County Courthouse steps, 500 Constitution Avenue...

Make your plans to travel down the dusty road to the past of Shubuta at Historic Clarke County’s April Quarterly Meeting.  A walking tour to a couple of Shubuta’s landmarks will take place before we gather at...

Crime Report

• Randall Myrick, 19, wm, arrested by MHP for speeding

• Haley Shell, 22, bf, arrested by CCSO for possession of a controlled substance

• Timmy Smith, 32, wm, arrested by CCSO for possession of a controlled substance