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Eugene Brown Sr.

Eugene Brown Sr., 68, of Lamar, died June 27, 2022, in Ashland. He was a member of Sand Hill MB Church in Lamar where he was in the church choir and male chorus. He was a driver for North East Mississippi Community Services. Visitation will be held at J.F. Brittenum...
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From learning English to earning a degree – Carrizales inspires family

An Instagram post April 9 by Sinahi Carrizales said, “came to this country at age four not knowing how to speak English; eighteen years later and I’m about to become the first from both sides of my family to graduate college.” Receiving her bachelor’s degree May 7 from the University of Tennessee at Martin was a notable accomplishment for the 22-year-old from Somerville, but she celebrated the achievement as much for others as for herself.
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Two Shootings Rock Marshall County

A shooting early Monday in the Potts Camp area and another at 10:40 p.m. the same day near Marshall Steak House resulted in two deaths and a number injured. The shooting Monday night took the life of Cameron Namond Faulkner, 21, of Holly Springs. He was pronounced dead at Alliance Hospital in Holly Springs by Marshall County coroner James Richard Anderson.

Coroner: Man killed by father in Marshall County

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WREG) — A man is dead after a shooting in a Marshall County, Mississippi town, the Marshall County coroner confirmed Monday. Jeffery Kane Sartin, 28, was killed in the shooting on Betts Road about ten miles south of Potts Camp around 2:20 a.m., Coroner James Anderson said. Sartin was killed by a single […]

Tennis in the Summertime

Bolivar Central Tennis Coach Ian Wellons and former coach Stephen Wood are sponsoring a Bolivar Summer Tennis League at the high school courts on Monday nights at 7:00. The league began June 6 and will run through July 25. There will be no league action on July 4. Players are...

1 dead, 3 injured in Holly Springs shooting

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. — One man is dead and three others were injured in a shooting Monday night in Holly Springs, Mississippi, authorities say. The Marshall County coroner says the shooting took place around 10:40 on Highway 178. Officers said the initial call was for an accident but found the vehicle shot several times when […]

Ripley, MS – David Barnes Killed in Crash with Semi-Truck on MS-4

It was reported that 61-year-old David Barnes of Ripley was headed westbound in a 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer. Barnes crashed into an eastbound 2011 Volvo semi-truck operated by 51-year-old James Sanders of Guntown. Barnes suffered fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead. No additional information has been provided. An investigation into...
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Tommy Lee Briggs

Tommy Lee Briggs, 74, of Holly Springs, died June 18, 2022. He was a member of Hudsonville CME Church where he served as superintendent of Sunday School, trustee, welcoming committee and local lay leader. He was a retired Greyhound bus driver and All Point USA and Cross-County Chartering Service and an U.S. Army veteran.
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Patricia Ann Campbell

Patricia Ann Campbell, 48, of Holly Springs, died June 18, 2022, at Methodist Hospital in Olive Branch. She was a member of Kimbrough Chapel MB Church and attended Bell Grove MB Church. Visitation will be held on July 1 at New Community Church from 4-6 p.m. Services will be at...
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Connie Mae Bradley

Connie Mae Bradley, 73, of Holly Springs, died June 9, 2022. She was a teacher at Headstart, Cadet Child Care and Holly Springs High School. She was a member of Miracle Temple Ministries where she served on the Soul Winning Team, Children's Church, Women's Ministry, Homeless Ministry and Prayer team.


Lashlee, Rich, Inc., Construction Manager for Hardeman County Schools will receive sealed bids for The Gymnasium Upgrades Project at Middleton High School for Hardeman County Schools in Middleton, TN. Bids will be received at The County Mayor’s Office, located at 100 N Main St, Bolivar, TN 38008 until 2:30 P.M., Local Time, Tuesday, July 19, 2022. Bids will be opened and read aloud.