The Magee Trojans ended their season in the second round of the playoffs with a competitive series against Seminary that went three games. The Trojans finished with a 19-11 overall record. Head Coach Allen Eubanks is already preparing for next season.
When Andy Gipson was recently named Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce to serve the remainder of Cindy Hyde-Smith’s term until 2020, Gipson vacated his seat as Representative for District 77 in the Mississippi House of Representatives.
A special election will be held on July 10 to determine who will represent District 77.
The Mendenhall Mayor and Board of Aldermen called a special meeting on April 13 at 7 a.m. to discuss the three properties currently being built by Jaron Priest on North Main Street. The issues with the properties began in December 2017. Priest is building one home to live in and two additional homes that he plans sell.
The Republican Women of Simpson County hosted a meet and greet last Thursday for the six Republican candidates running for the Third Congressional District.
Gregg Harper has held this position since 2008 but announced that he would not seek re-election in January of this year.