‘Pretty much like starting over’: Blaine family recovering from storm damage that destroyed their home

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Brenda Mickey laid her head down on her pillow inside her trailer in Blaine just after 10 p.m. on June 19.

She was going to catch a quick nap before taking her husband James to work in Doddsville. A few minutes later, she awoke to the sound of a terrible wind, and a few minutes later, her family would lose everything.








NSMC defends Walter B. Crook in wake of nursing home report

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

North Sunflower Medical Center is responding this week to a Senate report on America’s nursing homes that listed Walter B. Crook Nursing Facility among six nursing homes in Mississippi that have gotten less than stellar reports from surveyors.

Walter B. Crook is a 60-bed facility operated by NSMC on its Ruleville campus.


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