Dorothy Jean Taylor Worley Simpson; Elizabeth Chaney Vance

Dorothy Jean Worley Simpson Mrs. Dorothy Jean Taylor Worley Simpson, 75, of Scobey, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at the Tallahatchie General Extended Care Facility in Charleston. She was born Sept. 9, 1943, in Prentiss County to Cecil Robert and Myrtle Pearl Cole Taylor. She had worked for many years in her restaurant, Dot’s…

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Chargers face 4A power Louisville

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor No one can accuse the Grenada Chargers of backing down from any opponent, not even for homecoming. Tonight, GHS will host Class 4A power Louisville, and yes it is homecoming. “That’s the way the schedule fell for us,” Coach Ashley Kuhn said when explaining his decision to make the Wildcats…

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Man dies in cycle accident

By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer One man is dead following a motorcycle accident in East Grenada County Wednesday afternoon. The Grenada County Sheriff’s Department identified the victim as John Tedder, 53, of Grenada who was pronounced dead at the scene following a single motorcycle wreck on James H. Biddy Road. Investigator Josh Dale with the…

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David Hunter Beckham, Abbie Crump, Terry James, Kenneth Earl Lester, Jennie Faye McCluskey, William Leroy McCluskey, Margaret Ann Oswalt, Dorothy Simpson, Elizabeth Chaney Vance

David Hunter Beckham Funeral services for David Hunter Beckham, age 60, of Grenada, are at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Mortimer National Funeral Home Chapel in Grenada. Burial will follow in Smith Cemetery at Rosebloom. Visitation is Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Mortimer National Funeral Home. Mr. Beckhan died Tuesday,…

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EPA adds Rockwell Grenada site to Superfund National Priorities List

News Release from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ATLANTA — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its commitment to clean up the Rockwell International Wheel & Trim (Rockwell Grenada) Site in Grenada, Miss., by adding it to the Superfund Program’s National Priorities List (NPL). Nationally, another four sites were added and six sites…

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Sports Complex — How do You feel?

On Tuesday, Oct. 2, Grenada City voters will vote on authorizing the purchase of millions of dollars worth of bonds to construct a sports complex. This is not an easy decision. It will obligate taxpayers for the next 30 years, including our children and grandchildren. We invite your opinion. Please write: Letters to the Editor,…

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Economic Impact Sports Study

Economic Impact Sports Complex Feasibility Study for Grenada County, MS August 31, 2018 Prepared by The University of Southern Mississippi Click Link below EI Study – Grenada Sports Complex

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Sports Complex Feasibility Study

Sports Complex Feasibility Study for Grenada County, MS August 31, 2018 Prepared by The University of Southern Mississippi Click Link below Sports Complex Feasibility Study

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Second quarter TD propels Marshall past Kirk

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor With less than a minute left in the first half against Marshall Academy, the Kirk Raiders found themselves trailing 14-6. Ken Chandler’s team had put together a drive that was eventually stopped on downs deep in Marshall territory. Then, the Kirk defense forced a turnover giving the offense the ball…

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Chargers bounce back with easy win

By CHUCK HATHCOCK Sports Editor After a rough home loss to Oxford last week, the Grenada Chargers took to the road Friday to face the struggling Kosciusko Whippets. The Chargers broke open a close game in the second period and cruised to a 45-13 road win. With the victory, Grenada improves to 2-2 on the…

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