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The women of the Rho Iota Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. will celebrate 20 years of service to the community on July 27 at the Mendenhall National Guard Armory.
When a huge limb fell in Whit and Sherrie McCall’s backyard in Magee after last weekend’s rains, neighbors came to the rescue.  From left, Perry Sorey brought in his chainsaw, Sherrie directed ope
Magee 9U All Stars are Cal Ripken MS State Champs and SouthWest Regional Champs! They will compete in the Cal Ripken 9U World Series in Treasure Coast, Fla., August 3-11,.
Construction has started on a new and improved Emergency Care Department at Magee General Hospital.
One of the biggest issues to come before the Simpson County Board of Supervisor at their Monday meeting was the approval of a bid under the emergency bridge repair program approved by the state.

Southern Pine Electric is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Barry

TAYLORSVILLE - Southern Pine Electric is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Barry and is prepared to take action if the storm turns toward our service area.  In the event of a tropical storm/hurricane, dispatchers will be on duty and Southern Pine line crews will be on standby to respond to any outages that may occur.

Register students

Student Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is open.  Parents are required to register new and returning students online before the start of school.  Required documents for returning students include two proofs of residency. 

County holds valuation rate

The Simpson County Board of Supervisors has decided that the value  originally set for taxation purposes for the natural gas storage facility Mississippi Hub would remain the same, despite the fact that the company has changed ownership and the new owners are placing a much smaller value on their investment based on appraised value.