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Archive - Dec 2012

December 10th

Ralph Hewlett

December 10, 2012

Mr. Ralph Greenwood Hewlett, 95, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 at Clear Creek Baptist Church in Oxford with Rev. Charles Lipe officiating.
Graveside services will follow in Clear Creek Cemetery.

Lana Wieland

December 10, 2012

Mrs. Lana Wieland, 53, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at her home in Oak Forrest, Ill.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at Marvin Hill Congregational Methodist Church in Cumberland.
Burial will follow in Marvin Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 at Oliver Funeral Home in Eupora.

Truman Carr

December 10, 2012

Morgan City — Mr. Truman Carr, 84, died Thursday Nov. 29, 2012 at the Miss. State Veteran’s Home in Kosciusko. 

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at Wilson and Knight Funeral Home.
Burial followed in Itta Bena cemetery. 
Visitation was held noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at the funeral home.

Willa Jean Prisock

December 10, 2012

Mrs. Willa Jean Richardson Prisock, 81, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 in the Medical Center of Plano in Plano, Texas.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 at Beth Eden Lutheran Church in Louisville with Rev. Junior Davis officiating.
Burial will follow in Beth Eden Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Odie Prisock

December 10, 2012

Mr. Odie Wayne Prisock, 72, died Monday, Dec.3, 2012, at his home in Madison surrounded by his loving family.

Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville with Rev. Junior Davis officiating.
Burial will follow in Craig Springs Cemetery in Oktibbeha County.

December 9th

Maben’s new town hall soon open to public

December 9, 2012

After more than a year of construction, Maben officials are set to officially open the town’s rebuilt town hall during a 1 p.m. Tuesday ceremony.

December 8th

Graffiti project offers students stress release

December 9, 2012


The stress of finals week can be quite overwhelming for many students on the Mississippi State University campus, but the Center for Student Activities is offering an exciting, creative outlet for those hard-working scholars looking for a much-needed break.

Travails of an online shopper

December 9, 2012

I’ve been sidelined for going on three weeks with the multiple “epizooties” which means Christmas shopping has been placed on the back burner. After hearing about the explosion in online shopping and all the great deals in Cyber town, I figured that route may be the only way I’ll get to check off Santa’s gift list this year.

MSU to honor retiring climatology luminary Wax

December 9, 2012


On Monday, Charles Wax ended a 33-year-old tradition.

Eatery owners show interest in sale of growlers

December 9, 2012


The recent change in state beer and brewing laws to allow for high-gravity beverages with higher alcohol levels to be brewed and sold has opened up another related marketing tool for establishments that sell adult beverages: Growlers.

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