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The City of Magee has received funding for city sewer improvements from the State of Mississippi. The news was announced at last week’s Board of Aldermen meeting.
The funds were deposited with PriorityOne Bank because they offered a better interest rate than Trustmark, which is the City’s depository.
Today, Governor-Elect Tate Reeves announced that Brad White will lead the transition team leading up to the 2020 inauguration.
The Mendenhall Tigers finished the season with a 5-5 record, and clinched a home playoff game as a second seed. The Tigers played for a district championship but came up short against the Quitman Panthers last Friday night, losing 12-34.
The Magee Trojans and Columbia Wildcats squared off as the Trojans celebrated Senior Night for the Class of 2019 at the final home game for this group of seniors, as the team enters the playoffs as the #4 seed with a full slate of road games ahead.
Bailey Consulting Group of Jackson was recently commissioned by the Simpson County School Board to conduct a needs assessment of the school facilities in the county. The board reviewed the results of the assessment at their latest meeting.
By the time this letter is printed, we will have had our election, and, hopefully the little county wide war regarding liquor will be over. Throughout this campaign, I have been relatively silent on the issue, with the exception of a couple of social media posts.
Freedom of speech does not mean that speaking your mind comes at no cost. You have the right to say what you want, but it may come with consequences, hence a cost.