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by: Jane M. Orient, M.D.
In general, it is not a good idea to panic about anything. The panic itself often causes more harm than the original threat.
The Simpson County Extension Office will have a canning class on Thursday, May 9, from 9 a.m.-12 noon. Call the office for information, 601-847-1335. The office is located at 2785 Simpson Hwy 49 in Mendenhall.
Simpson County and the Magee Trojan Family lost a special person in the form of Ladamein Ducksworth this week. Ducksworth lost his life on the morning of Saturday May 4, in a car accident on Highway 35 in Mount Olive.
The 10th annual Mendenhall in May celebration is scheduled for Saturday May 18.
Mississippi Diesel Products and PriorityOne Bank will sponsor the entertainment provided by Cassie Means, who is a singer and songwriter in Nashville Tenn.
Thursday is going to be a big day for race fans and a lot of other folks as Kyle Petty Jr. visits Magee.
The event is part of a fund raising event sponsored by Petty to support Victory Junction, a charity established by the Adam Petty Foundation to help support chronically ill and disabled children.