Correctional center to close


In Monday’s City of Magee board meeting Alderman Patrick Brown reported that the city may lose the correctional work center. 

Brown said he did not want to discuss the details but that a regional alliance might be forming to provide inmate services that are offered to the city.  According to Brown, about 20 jobs  would be affected.

Public education funding must be a priority at state


W e have a bit of a hard time figuring how the Missississippi Legislature would vote to fund a new type mechinism for public education when they had one in place for 20 plus years and only fully funded it two times in that time period.  What makes this even more interesting is the fact that it will cost more than what is currently be funded by



Rebekah Stewart and Ray Brinson are pleased to announce their upcoming marriage on May 12, 2018, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Magee.

A reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall.