The 8th annual Mendenhall in May celebration is scheduled for Saturday May 20.
Mississippi Diesel Products and Priority One Bank will be sponsoring the main event. Headlining this year’s celebration will be hometown favorite Fordie Hayes.
The Simpson County News/Magee Courier and Simpson County Rotary Club have teamed up to conduct a fundraiser for the benefit of Angel Wings Outreach Center called “Riding for Angel Wings.”
Angel Wings is a domestic abuse shelter in the county.
Magee Middle School will have a new principal for the start of the 2017-2018 school year.
Firemen participate in the Dummy Drag as part of the Firemen’s Challenge last weekend that raised over $4,000 for the county’s volunteer fire departments.