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Thelma Keyes

Use the self-control God provides for you

“And endurance develops maturity of character. And character produces joyful and confident hope of eternal salvation.”   Romans 5:4



Midway News

By DELIE SHEPARD,

No party switching allowed in runoff

There will be a runoff for some candidates on August 27th. Go out and vote for the candidate of your choice.  You still will have to vote either as a Democrat or as a Republican. 










The Mississippi Book Festival attracted locals

By CONSTANCE SLAUGHTER-HARVEY,

A beautiful homegoing celebration was held for Rev. Reginald “Reggie” Terrell Pinkston Monday, August 12th at Concord M. B. Church.  Pastor Rev. Henry Patrick officiated and delivered the eulogy, Constance Slaughter-Harvey was the mistress of order. Other program participants were Rev. Sheldon Thomas, Rev. Ava Harvey, Elder Thompson, Rev.


Morton News

By FRISKY ROLAND,

Announcements: We care Missions Food Distribution’s last date in August is Friday, August 23 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Morton United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 29 Church Street.  All recipients of food boxes must provide proper documentation for all members of the household.


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Francis Elizabeth “Fran” Harrell Pinkston, age 68, resident of Memphis, Tennessee and wife of... READ MORE