Pastor Lance Varner delivers opening prayer

Brother Lance Varner, right, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Braxton, delivered an opening prayer to the Senate on Thursday, February 1, at the invitation of Senator Chris Caughman, left, who led the Pledge of Allegiance  before Lt. Governor Tate Reeves, cetner, called lawmakers to order.


Area high schools have chosen their top graduates for special honors at graduation ceremonies across the county this month.  They will be recognized and speak to audiences at those ceremonies.