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SCSD will delay the start of classes until 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 8th due to inclement weather in the area.

It is starting to look a lot like Christmas around Simpson County. Main Street in Mendenhall and Magee has been decorated with reindeer, candy canes, and trumpet- sounding angels.

Members of the Golden Girls come to help Magee Chamber of commerce director Doris Adcox with decorating the Chamber Christmas tree located on Main Avenue.  From left, Doris Adcox, Betty Ann Stubbs, Nelda Ham, Patsy Ates and Doris Tullos.

Playing before a standing room only crowd, Buddy Mullins performed Friday night as warm up for a local blue grass ensemble at The Corner Grocery in D’Lo.  In addition to a little gospel music Buddy played some holiday music and pop. 

The Magee Library will host a visit from Santa on Saturday, December 16, starting at 10 a.m.

Children can get their pictures made with the Santa!

It was incorrectly reported from their last board meeting that the Simpson County Board of Supervisors purchased two tractors for $91,000 each.

This was the newspaper’s error.





DISTRICT CHAMPS

By MARLAN JONES,

The Mendenhall Tigers achieved a milestone last Friday in a hard fought game against the Quitman Panthers. The Tigers came into the game after suffering an unexpected loss to the Northeast Jones Tigers. The loss locked the Tigers in a 3 way tie with West Lauderdale and Quitman for first place in the district.



Veteran’s celebration Nov. 10

The city of Magee will host their annual Veteran’s Celebration on Friday, November 10, at First Baptist Church.

Line up for the parade will be at 9:45 a.m. in front of the church.  A ceremony will follow the parade in front of the community center.  This is scheduled to start at 11 a.m.





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