By Chaning Green News Writer This week, every first grader in Lafayette County was treated to a lively reenactment of popular children’s book “If I Built a Car” by Chris Van Dusen. The skit was acted out by a mix of teachers and those who serve the Lafayette County Literacy Council. Their performance tells the […]Read More..
By Chaning Green News Writer Award-winning writer and actor Ashly Burch will be a featured keynote speaker for this year’s Student Gender Conference hosted by the Sarah Isom Center for Women and Gender Studies at the University of Mississippi. Burch will be speaking about her experiences as a woman in the creative industry. She is […]Read More..
By Chaning Green News Writer Jason Bailey has served as Alderman of Ward 6 for the past five years. He took over the position in a special election that was held after then-alderman Brad Mayo was elected to serve as a state representative. Bailey is currently facing of against newcomer Wayne Andrews for the alderman […]Read More..
By Chaning Green News Writer The March 21 meeting of the mayor and Board of Alderman began Tuesday night with the mayor’s report. Among other things Mayor Pat Patterson wanted to make citizens aware that there are a few controlled burns happening in places throughout the city. The most discussed topic at the meeting was […]Read More..
By Chaning Green News Writer Headlining the 2017 Double Decker Arts Festival will be Dr. Jon & The Nite Trippers and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. Dr. Jon is an internationally renowned musician who has won six Grammys and been inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He’s known for his ability […]Read More..