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Letters to the Editor

Write to support U.S. space program

If you are going to colonize Mars, do it right. Read more

Locals to honor Miss-Lou veterans

Today at 12:15 p.m., Larry Bass, former Mayor Tony Byrne, Sam Banister, and I will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ... Read more

Take a stand in your community

I want to thank everyone who attended the second meeting on the use of hydroelectric funds. I still am not satisfied with the answers I ... Read more

You’re never too busy to call mom

My late husband was a preacher and pastor for more than 60 years. He had a habit of closing his Mothers’ Day sermon with almost ... Read more

Vidalia citizens: Attend hearings

Citizens of Vidalia, please attend the important Hydro Royalties hearings! Read more

Family frustrated with murder investigation

My stepfather, Carl W. Williams, was murdered in Fenwick back on Feb. 17, 2010, and there has not been any arrests in his case. Read more

Thank you for kindness and love

It is 1:28 a.m. on May 12 and the phone rings. I jump from a sound sleep to find out who is calling. Read more

Recreation still ‘separate but equal’

Natchez needs a recreational program. As a black recreation professional for more than 30 years, I am concerned about whether we want a recreation program ... Read more

You may not like it, but it’s law

It is not a matter of what I think about flag burning being covered by the First Amendment right. Because it is. Read more

Fortunato Golf Classic Saturday

High school football may be over but there is still a chance to come out and support the best of our local student athletes at ... Read more

Tossing rocks into fray doesn’t help

I wish to address several things regarding yet another letter to The Democrat from Ed Field. Read more

Board, attorney misleading public

I believe it is important the public knows the following: Read more

Board, attorney misleading public

I believe it is important the public knows the following. Read more

Hullabaloo is all about getting votes

The armadillo has a reflex that is deadly to it. When it becomes frightened, it jumps straight up. If a driver attempts to spare an ... Read more

Good Friday service set at Zion Hill

Celebrating Good Friday has been an annual event at Zion Hill No. 1 Baptist Church. Each year, this event is a great success. The missionary ... Read more

Church administration is focus of event

The church is an organism, not an organization. Like the human body, it reflects both unity and diversity. Read more

No new rules at rural cemetery

As a trustee of the Jersey Settlers Cemetery, I read today’s story (March 28th) about the theft of materials at the cemetery with some puzzlement. ... Read more

First teen summit was a success

T. Bhavani, a 16-year-old from India, was quoted saying, “Life is nothing but challenges; the more you undergo, the more you learn.” Read more

Caregivers need your help now

AARP Mississippi is fighting to support family caregivers who help make it possible for older Americans and other loved ones to live independently at home ... Read more

Be a friend of Delta Music Museum

The Friends of the Delta Music Museum Foundation is having a membership drive to keep the Museum and Arcade Theater open. Read more

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