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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.

City receives airport grant


The City of Magee has been awarded a $1.54 million grant for improvements to the runways at the Magee airport.

The good news is that the city’s share of the cost is only going to be about $10,000.   Ninety percent of the cost will be funded through federal grant and the remainder will come through grants from the state. 

More Golf Tournaments on the horizon

The Members Golf Association of Simpson County Country Club is well into its second year and making great strides toward improving the quality of our golf course.  Our two main goals of quality burmuda grass and increasing membership are slowly coming around.  While at times it appears there is little interest in golf in Simpson County, the MGA

MHS gets new coaches

A special reception was held last Friday to welcome three new coaches to the staff of the Magee Trojans. 

Jared Smith will be joining the Magee Trojan Football Team as defensive coordinator. Coach Smith will also lead the Trojans in tennis and archery as well as some Magee Middle School sports.