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By Lauren Wood Daily Journal Vance Buchanan, also known as Vance the Barber on his social media feeds, takes his time. When he is working with a client, he moves from one instrument to another, from clippers to razors to a hair dryer. Precision is key in his work as a barber at Hands on […]

By Lauren Wood Daily Journal A few months back, entertainment reporter Derek Russell and I were on our way to the Cason community to write a story about a member of the Country Cloggers group for the Young at Heart magazine. On the way back we stopped to check out this old church on Old […]

By Lauren Wood Daily Journal I’m not the best with words – I usually let my camera do the talking. But I’m going to give it a try. For 23 years of my life, my mom, Jill, was no more than 45 miles away. For the past few years, I’ve lived really far away from […]

Motocross racing at North Mississippi Motorsports racetrack in Booneville starts Memorial Day weekend.

By Lauren Wood Daily Journal Students in Tupelo High School’s broadcast journalism classes, also known as WTHS, get a taste of what it’s like to be in a professional newsroom setting while still in high school. Students in the two classes pitch story ideas, shoot video, edit video and design graphics for a weekly news […]