Carey Dinner Theatre will open its 44th season with “Radio Gals,” a musical comedy loosely based on a true story. The show will run at 6:30 p.m. from June 13-29, except Sunday and Monday nights, in William Carey University’s Tatum Theatre.
Kenneth Herbert Atwood died June 2, 2019, at his home. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Hulett-Winstead Sumrall Chapel with burial in Oloh Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hulett-Winstead Sumrall Chapel.
Shop Petal First has expanded to include three days in the summer. Enjoy the Shop Petal First experience on the second Saturday in June, July and August. Fashioned after the chamber’s November Shop Petal First, this event will feature savings and specials at participating merchants and a chance to win a Gift Card Tree each month.
State Rep. Doug McLeod, R-Lucedale, was unopposed for re-election this year. But after a domestic violence charge was filed against him last weekend, it is clear that he’s the only person who can prevent his return to the Mississippi Legislature.
In the fall of 2006, the University of Southern Mississippi dedicated a four-story, $34 million dollar 237,000 square foot addition to its R.C. Cook University Union. The facility was named after U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, who was in attendance for the dedication.
Cochran died early Thursday morning at the age of 81.