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Archery Team Off To Great Start

The Blue Devil archery team won their first match of the season last Thursday, defeating Grenada 3,139 to 3,078. Beau Pullen (left) was among the straight shooters. The archery team will return to action Thursday in the high school gym at 5 p.m.  – Photo by Keli Lindsey 



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Six Will Run In Special Election
2/14/2018

WATER VALLEY – Six candidates will be on the Feb. 27 ballot for the special election for alderman-at-large after submitting qualifying papers by the Feb. 7 deadline last week. Candidates include Hubert House, Terry Rockette, Herbie Rogers, Taylor Trusty, Lorraine Turner and Dr. G.R. Orndorff, Jr. A seventh candidate who previously announced his candidacy did not have enough signatures on his petition.


Supervisors Opt Not To Grant Exemption From Smoking Ban
2/14/2018

Supervisors Opt Not To Grant Exemption From Smoking Ban

WATER VALLEY – A request to grant the local VFW post an exemption from the county’s smoke free ordinance was rejected last week by supervisors with a 3-2 vote. VFW Post 4100 Quartermaster Mickell Dunn requested the exemption, explaining the post has experienced a loss in revenue that coincides with the implementation of the ordinance last July. 


Lake Cleanup Is Feb. 24
2/14/2018

Lake Cleanup Is Feb. 24

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Volunteers for Waste Management would like to remind everyone of Enid Lake's Annual Clean Up Day scheduled Saturday, Feb. 24, at 7 a.m. Volunteers may meet at one of the following locations the morning of the event: Enid Lake Field Office, Ford's Well Campground, Bynum Boat Ramp or Bluford Road. 


Gallery In The Green Room Opens Friday
2/14/2018

Gallery In The Green Room Opens Friday

Pati D'Amico and Bill Warren are launching their new "Gallery in the Green Room" with an inaugural exhibit of collages by local artist Katrina Geenen. The opening night festivities will begin on Friday, Feb. 16 from 6  to 9 p.m.. The gallery is located at 200 Panola Street in Water Valley in the home of artists D'Amico and Warren.



Oak Seedlings Offered Feb. 22 At USDA Service Center In C’ville
2/14/2018

Oak Seedlings Offered Feb. 22 At USDA Service Center In C’ville

The Yalobusha County Soil and Water Conservation District will provide seedlings to the public at no cost. Trees will be given out on first-come-first-serve basis. The seedlings will be given away on Thursday, Feb. 22 starting at 9 a.m. at the USDA Service Center on Front Street in Coffeeville.


Aldermen Approve Small Increase For Water Rates
2/14/2018

Aldermen Approve Small Increase For Water Rates

WATER VALLEY – Aldermen approved a small rate increase for water and sewage for residential customers in last week’s city board meeting but stopped short of implementing an increase for industrial customers.



WV Students Will Make Up Four Snow Days
2/7/2018

WATER VALLEY – Students in the Water Valley School District will make up four snow days after the school board approved a recommendation from Superintendent Dr. Michael McInnis during Monday night’s meeting.



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