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Hal Frazier, 65

William Hal Frazier, 65, of Myrtle, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. He was born May 21, 1947, in Union County to Fred Davis Frazier and Maxie O. Cobb Frazier. He was a member of First Baptist Church in New Albany and the Starkville Deaf Chat Club. He was retired from […]

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Melissa Ford, 42

Melissa Shana “Missy” Ford, 42, of Holly Springs, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at her home. She was born June 10, 1970, to Margaret Miller Ford Stanton and the late Shaley Ford in Tippah County. She was a cabinet builder before she became ill. Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Serenity Funeral […]

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Sharon Hudson, 56

Sharon Gurley Hudson, 56, of Blue Springs, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, from injuries received in a vehicular accident. She was born Nov. 13, 1956, in Tupelo to Charles E. Gurley and Mary Jo Gurley. She was a longtime resident of Tupelo, where she graduated from high school. She attended Mississippi State University. After graduation […]

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Juanita Owen, 92

Jeanette Juanita Owen, 92, of Ingomar, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Sunshine Nursing Home in Pontotoc. She was a charter member of Selah Baptist Church in Ecru. She loved spending time with her children and their families. She loved the outdoors and doing her gardening and flowers. Services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, April […]

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Mary Billings, 98

Mary Lucille Hendrix Lindsey Billings, 98, died on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Union County Health and Rehab after a brief illness. She was born on Jan. 27, 1915, in Prentiss County. She is a charter member of Temple Baptist Church in Myrtle. She volunteered as a Gray Lady at the old Shands Hospital and […]

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Fred Comer, 80

Fred B. Comer of Tupelo died Monday, April 22, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center after a brief illness. He was 80 years old. He was born in Fawn Grove in Itawamba County to Golden and Gertrude Comer. He graduated from IAHS in 1952 and attended Itawamba Community College. He was a veteran, serving in […]

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Mind tricks for health

By Dr. Linda Mitchell Weighing in at three pounds with 100,000 miles of transport systems and a quadrillion (I can’t even comprehend this number it is so huge) connections, our brain is unbelievably awesome. There are about 100 billion neurons in the brain, the same as the number of stars in our galaxy. Research (and […]

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A story about our “Hero”

Hero came in one Monday, and immediately caught the heart of the shelter staff members as a real special dog. You could tell from the look in his eyes, he was in pain, but you could still see his spirit shining through. He came in from Union County animal control 4-2-13, emaciated and covered in […]

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Super-Couponing Tips

Jill Cataldo saves hundreds by making the most of the common coupon. You can, too. Here’s how. Still shrinking By Jill Cataldo CTW Features The price stays the same, but the product gets smaller and smaller and smaller. It’s called product “shrink” and it’s the result of rising manufacturing costs. As costs rise, companies must […]

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ICC-Belden to offer GED again

    Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”; mso-ansi-language:#0400; mso-fareast-language:#0400; mso-bidi-language:#0400;} The high school equivalency (GED) test will be given at the Itawamba Community College Belden Center (3200 Adams Farm Road), […]

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