Editorials







If newspapers go, so does U.S. freedom

By CHARLIE SMITH COLUMBIAN-PROGRESS,

The unprecedented success of the United States, sustained for more than 243 years, certainly has many causes. For one, a people who believe in freedom, equality and following the law is crucial. Without a populace who respects those ideals, any rules the government makes to try to promote them aren’t going to work in the long run.







NCAA has real problems

By BRYAN DAVIS EDITOR,

The clock is running out on the NCAA to find a viable compensation solution for college sports in America.

Over the past several years, colleges, including Mississippi’s two largest in Ole Miss and Mississippi State, have been hit with multiple penalties in pay-for-play scandals.


This will never work

By CHARLES CORDER GUEST COLUMNIST,

MADISON – Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke  has vowed to do the impossible.

“Hell, yes, we’re going to take your AR-15, your AK-47,” he said at the most recent Democratic presidential debate. “We’re not going to allow it to be used against our fellow Americans anymore.”


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Sports

This is the current scenario for the Gentry High School Rams football team. There are two regular... READ MORE

Obituaries

Services for Jimmy Ross Hunt, of Parchman, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Ruleville Baptist... READ MORE

Breaking News

The redrawn lines for Districts 13 and 22 will be in effect for tomorrow’s primary elections.