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Question of the Week – Jan. 11

Each week, The Itawamba County Times features a new question for its readers. Voting each week starts on Tuesday and ends at noon the following Monday. Results are available online and in The Itawamba County Times. Take a second to share your opinion on the events, decisions and other happenings that affect your county. This […]

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Question of the Week – January 04

Each week, The Itawamba County Times features a new question for its readers. Voting each week starts on Tuesday and ends at noon the following Monday. Results are available online and in The Itawamba County Times. Take a second to share your opinion on the events, decisions and other happenings that affect your county. This […]

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Adam Mug 2015

More broken resolutions and promising new beginnings

By ADAM ARMOUR News Coordinator AUTHOR’S NOTE: A slightly different version of this column appeared in the pages of The Times around this time last year. That’s right, I needed a column quickly, so I simply plagiarized myself. But only just a little bit. And, hey, I’m trying to purge all my bad habits before […]

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Question of the Week – December 28

Each week, The Itawamba County Times features a new question for its readers. Voting each week starts on Tuesday and ends at noon the following Monday. Results are available online and in The Itawamba County Times. Take a second to share your opinion on the events, decisions and other happenings that affect your county. This […]

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Miranda Cipkowski

The best gift you can give

By MIRANDA CIPKOWSKI Guest Columnist There’s something about an empty classroom that puts me into a reflective mood. In August, I sat in this very chair, looked out among the soon-to-be filled seats and prayed, A) that the air conditioning would be fixed sooner rather than later, and B) that I would be a good […]

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Question of the Week – December 21

Each week, The Itawamba County Times features a new question for its readers. Voting each week starts on Tuesday and ends at noon the following Monday. Results are available online and in The Itawamba County Times. Take a second to share your opinion on the events, decisions and other happenings that affect your county. This […]

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Christmas Q&A

With fewer than two weeks until Christmas, Santa’s workshop is probably going into overdrive. The elves are working their little fingers to the bone trying to get those last minute toys put together, and the big man is likely chucking box after carefully-wrapped box onto an ever-growing mountain on his sleigh, each one set to […]

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Eating out with Jeff Jones

By JEFF JONES Special to The Times EDITOR’S NOTE: Dorsey resident and foodie Jeff Jones has been chronicling his experiences at local eateries on his blog, “Eating Out with Jeff Jones,” for more than five years. Each month, Jones will share some of his thoughts on local restaurants in the pages of The Itawamba County […]

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Question of the Week – December 14

Each week, The Itawamba County Times features a new question for its readers. Voting each week starts on Tuesday and ends at noon the following Monday. Results are available online and in The Itawamba County Times. Take a second to share your opinion on the events, decisions and other happenings that affect your county. This […]

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Scotty Nichols

IAHS boys’ hoops off to an incredible start

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor For years, Itawamba AHS has been known as a baseball and football school, as far as boys’ sports go. This year’s group of basketball Indians are making the statement, in this young 2016-2017 season, that there is reason opponents to be concerned on the hardwood. The ladies have enjoyed plenty […]

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Question of the Week – December 7

Each week, The Itawamba County Times features a new question for its readers. Voting each week starts on Tuesday and ends at noon the following Monday. Results are available online and in The Itawamba County Times. Take a second to share your opinion on the events, decisions and other happenings that affect your county. This […]

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Scotty Nichols

Same song, different verse again in CFB playoff

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor It’s postseason time in college football once again. The University of Alabama has dominated the scene for the better part of the last decade and (spoiler alert) it doesn’t appear to be changing this season. In a year that appeared to be more wide-open than any in recent memory, Alabama […]

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“OH”le Miss: Reflecting on a season of disappointment

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor What a difference two years makes, aye Rebel fans? In 2014, Ole Miss featured one of the most vaunted defenses in the country and also had a solid offensive line and featured a pair of NFL receivers in Donte Moncrief and Laquon Treadwell. The Rebs have recruited a truckload of […]

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Adam Mug 2015

Parenthood the 13th, Part II: The Dream Wrecker

By ADAM ARMOUR News Coordinator Many if not most trashy 1980s slashers — the kinds of movies in which groups of amorous teens head off to secluded locations like camps or cabins or ski resorts to gallivant naked through forests and be picked off one-by-one by masked serial killers with big knives and raging vendettas […]

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