SCOOBA — Braden Smith and other members of Boy Scouts of America Troop 70 in Meridian upgraded the meditation garden adjacent to the Chapel in the Pines on East Mississippi Community College’s Scooba campus.
In Kelly Heath’s class at Kemper County Lower Elementary School students have enjoyed learning about the season Autumn, more commonly known as Fall to southerners.
The public’s response to the Kemper Messenger’s new look and re-energized mission has most certainly caused us a boatload of problems, and we are thankful.
There was a time when New Jersey native Betty Ann Casey struggled to navigate the culture of the Deep South.
Dominance in their home counties pushed Noxubee County’s Rod Hickman and Lauderdale County’s Minh Duong into the Nov. 23 run-off election for the District 32 seat in the Mississippi State Senate.
The stars were definitely out in downtown Scooba on Saturday night, ranging from Mickey Mouse, to Sonic the Hedgehog, to Chucky, to the Mad Hatter, and more ninjas that could be counted.
Kemper County’s September unemployment rate dropped 1.7 percent when compared to the previous month, according to figures from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security figures.
East Mississippi Community College has been named to the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program’s list of Top 150 Community Colleges in the Nation for the fifth time since 2015.
James (Jimbo) Stapleton of Macon, MS and Jennifer Staple-ton of Brooksville, MS announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Sava-nah Kay Stapleton, to Chase Owen Caw-thorn, son of Tony and Jeri Cawthorn, of DeKalb, MS.
The Looking Back feature has returned to the Kemper County Messenger. Every week we will take a quick look at stories of interest from back issues of the newspaper.
MERIDIAN CHAPTER OF MSU ALUMNI MEETING The Greater Meridian Chapter of Miss. State University Alumni will have their virtual meeting Thursday, Nov. 4th, 2021 beginning at 5:00pm.
With 44 members and four clubs the local chapter of the Mississippi Homemaker Volunteers is one of the most active in the state according to county coordinator Malikah Jones of the Mississippi State University Extension Service.
After listening to the words of encouragement during the PACES Project sponsored Pep Rally delivered PACES Scholar, Kemper County High School Class of 2012 and Meridian Top 20 under 40 Business …
The public is invited to join students and faculty at East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses Nov. 9 in paying tribute to the nation’s military.
At their meeting on October 18, the Kemper County Board of Supervisors authorized advertising for bids to renovate and upgrade the county-owned building leased by Emilia Resources LLC for their cosmetics and pharmaceuticals manufacturing operations.
While the last seven days have been more than just a little overwhelming for me personally, they have also caused me to have hope for the future of Kemper County.
The portion of Martin Luther King Drive located between the two main entrance driveways of Kemper County High School will now be closed between 2:40-3:40 p.m. each school day in an effort make it safer for the students to exit the campus.
A prosecuting attorney from Noxubee County and an optometrist from Meridian finished a solid one-two in a nine-person race for the vacant District 32 seat in the Mississippi State Senate.
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