Editorials

The choice is clear

In one week, voters will decide the highly contentious U.S. Senate race between incumbent Thad Cochran and challenger Chris McDaniel…read more


Remembering our veterans

There’s an old saying that one can see people’s character based on the way they treat children, animals and the…read more


It’s easy to forget…

It’s easy to forget just how dangerous it is to be a law enforcement officer. When we’re reminded, it’s usually…read more


To serve or be served?

There’s a problem with the over usage of the word “serve.” It’s used too often to describe actions for which…read more


A grand screwup?

The findings of the Jones County grand jury about inconsistencies and oversights in the Laurel Police Department’s investigation of the…read more