Thanksgiving recipes will be printed on November 18 in the newspaper just in time for all your holiday cooking. If you have a favorite recipe that Aunt Sally had please email it to pontotoc. community @journalinc. com This is simply a print project with no cookoff involved.
October is here with cooler fall temperatures. Already the cute little scarecrows are going up. There is one in front of CK Wall’s and one in front of Three Rivers. That means it’s scarecrow time again. Area businesses, organizations, companies and clubs are invited to begin to make their own scarecrow to brighten up the […]
REGINA BUTLER Progress Staff Writer If you are a parent with a child under five years old you are invited to a very special meeting every second Monday night at the Pontotoc County Library. Under the Pear Tree, or UP is an exciting event where families can come together for a fun time of reading […]
The North Pontotoc High School Library is holding an online Titlewish fund-raiser starting tomorrow,October 1, and ending on November 1, said school librarian Jeannie Thompson. Thompson said the school has partnered with book vender Follett in the fund-raising effort. “One hundred percent of the money this program raises will go directly to purchasing new materials […]
Last Thursday’s (Sept. 24) deadline passed with no one qualifying in the town of Thaxton to fill a vacant alderman seat. Thaxton Mayor Johnny Coleman said the board will attempt to appoint someone to the position when the board of aldermen meets next Tuesday, October 6. “We’ll take nominations and then vote,” Coleman said. “We […]
Tanglefoot Trail officials reported last week that at least four trail signs were recently destroyed by vandals. Tanglefoot Trail Maintenance Superintendent Keith Herring said replacing the signs would cost at least $300, but more importantly emphasized the danger aspect of the senseless destruction. “One sign was stolen, but three of the signs were shot and […]
The town of Algoma invites everyone to join them this Saturday (Oct. 3) for their nineteenth edition of the Algoma Cross-Tie Festival at the park beginning at 7:00 a.m.. The Cross-Tie Festival’s schedle of events includes: 7 A.M. Booths open; Booths include yard sale items, crafts. Also, check out our food vendors. Activities for Children, […]
The deadline to register to vote in the November 3 General Election is this Saturday, October 3, at 12 noon. In addition to regular weekly hours, the Pontotoc County Circuit Clerk’s office will be open until 12 noon Saturday for voter registration.
Homecoming for Cooke Memorial Baptist Church: Celebration will begin with a concert led by Mr. Mark Garrett Sunday, October 4, 2015. Guest speaker will be Dr. Jody Anderson , Pastor of Grace Covenant Baptist Church of Arab, AL. Lunch served at noon FLC. Dr. Kermit McGregor pastor welcomes all to service and lunch.
Both the varsity girls and boys cross country teams finished 3rd in 4A at the Saltillo Invitational Saturday. Both junior high teams finished 1st in 4A. Lauren Koehler was the top finisher for the Lady Warriors, followed by Elizabeth Lunn, Abby Tidwell, Taylor Norris, Morgan Henry, Rossie Beth Robinson, Maddie McGregor, Kirklyn Finney, Georgia Claire […]
Ryan Moody Sports Editor The Vikings and the Warriors looked like they were setup for an old fashioned shootout last Friday night as the two teams combined for 21 points in the first seven minutes of the game. Pontotoc’s defensive unit would have no part of a shootout, as the Warriors went to win 39-14. […]
The public is invited to come to West Heights Baptist Church this Saturday at 12 noon to participate in a prayer vigil for Saeed Abedini, a U.S. Citizen being held in prison in Iran, and other persecuted Christians around the world. Abedini, a 35-year-old Pastor, father, and husband from Idaho, is currently imprisoned in Rajaei […]
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