MANTACHIE – The Dorsey-Fawn Grove intersection on U.S. 78 will be dedicated as the Phyllis Hawkins Harper Interchange at 11 a.m. Saturday.
The public dedication event will be at the Fawn Grove Restaurant, 1810 Fawn Grove Road in Mantachie at the Dorsey-Fawn Grove Interchange, Exit No. 97.
Harper was a longtime columnist for the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal and a freelance writer who died earlier this year. The naming of the interchange in her honor was approved by the Mississippi Legislature.
NEMS Daily Journal