Announcements: Excel Community and Learning Center will hold a Rummage Sale on Thursday and Friday, June 4 and 5. Doors will open at 8:30. Please no children younger than 16! Sanitizer will be provided, no gloves, wear your mask. Entrance is limited to 10 people at a time. Come shop at Excel, 383 south Fourth Street, Morton.
Today's Top Stories
June 3: Ray Ezelle, June Simmons, Eulah Belle Boyles, Lacy Sharp, David Davis, Scott Credille, Evan Mangum, Jason McCaughn, Daniel Russum, Amanda Cox.
June 4: Mrs. Charles Rogellio, Linda W. Nelson, Sandra Frost, Mindy Brown, Edna Earl Gibson, Jean Hawkins, Earlene Robinson Trolinger, Joel Gaddis, Bryce Poiver.
Knowledge and wisdom
Our prayers are with the family and friends of the late Mr. George Floyd who was killed by a law enforcement officer in Minneapolis who detained Floyd with his knee on Floyd’s neck. Earlier this month, we commemorated the lives of James Green and Phillip Gibbs who were killed by law enforcement officers at Jackson State 50 years ago.
With the passing of Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer, life in a pandemic world is different, but some local officials think it is beginning to improve.