Cheryl Jean (Logan) Harville

Cheryl Jean (Logan) Harville Mrs. Cheryl Jean (Logan) Harville passed from this life peacefully to her heavenly home surrounded and embraced by her family on Oct. 16, 2018.  She will be forever missed. Cheryl was truly a fighter. Having defeated childhood cancer, she proudly displayed the ingrained work ethic, honesty, and integrity instilled in her…

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Aaron Butler, Carl Clark Jr., W.C. Cooper Jr., Frank Crockett, Mary L. Ewing, Gilbert Lee Floyd Jr., Jeremy Mitchell Orear, Charles Franklin Raulston, Richard E. Reese, David Ransom Saunders

Aaron Butler Funeral services for Aaron Butler of Grenada are Saturday at 11 a.m. at Greater Pleasant Grove M.B. Church with burial in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Mr. Butler, 56, died Oct. 12, 2018. He was born on Feb. 17, 1962. Mr. Butler is survived by five sisters, Sheila Jackson of Grenada; Denise Butler of Ithaca,…

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Higher bond for attack suspect

By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer A Carroll County man will face a Grenada County Grand Jury  in connection with a September attack in Holcomb. During Grenada County Justice Court last week Judge Jimmy Tallant ordered William L. Barry, 45, of Carrollton to be bound over to a grand jury and raised his bond to $150,000.…

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New Commander at Camp McCain

CAMP McCAIN – The Mississippi Army National Guard Training Center, Camp McCain conducted promotion and change of command ceremonies, Sunday at the facility south of Grenada. Lieutenant Colonel Richard L. Weaver was promoted to the rank of Colonel before family, friends and soldiers just prior to assuming command of the post. Colonel Weaver comes to…

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GSD gets ‘B’ on state report card

By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer   For the second year in a row, the Grenada School District has scored a “B” in the annual report card comparisons of districts by the Mississippi Department of Education. The Mississippi Department of Education recently approved ratings for the state’s school districts and schools. The A-F letter grades for…

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Davis Turner Griffis and Ramona Roberson

Davis Turner Griffis Mr. Davis Turner Griffis, 65, of Grenada, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He was born June 30, 1953, in Grenada to Lee Jr. and Claudine Turner Griffis.  Davis had spent his life working in the family business at Griffis Oil Company, Griffis…

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Lady Chargers shocked in playoff opener

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor You could hear the concern in Grenada High School softball coach Leslie Lancaster’s voice as her team prepared for their second round Class III Playoff series at home with Columbus. The concern came from the struggles her team had been going through the last several weeks. GHS had struggled to…

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Sharla Jo Collins, William Faison, Antonio Golliday; Cas Edgar Heath Jr., Otis Stephen McCain, Carl Edward McLean, Zora Lee Seals, Lynda Faye Thames, Horace Kermit Worthy

Sharla Jo Collins Mrs. Sharla Jo Collins passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center. A graveside service was held Monday, Oct. 8, at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada. Mrs. Collins was born in Rienzi, Miss., to Henry Bardie (HB) and Ruby Scarbrough and was raised in the Grenada area where…

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