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Letters Policy

Letters to the editor are opinions expressed by the writers and in no way reflect opinions or policies of this paper. Publication of a letter does not necessarily mean the facts have been … more

Mineola Memorial Library Notes

Hope you all had a fabulous Fourth of July. I’m sure we all had events that ended up being different from the original plan but that’s what makes memories – the unplanned. more

Guest Column

Words cannot dull the pain of George Floyd’s family. Like many Black families before them, they find themselves in the spotlight for reasons that every parent, sibling and spouse dreads. While his death has catalyzed a symbolic call to action, he was not a symbol to his loved ones — he was a father, brother and son. I can only pray that they find the “peace that passes understanding.” more

Corner Column

“In the First Amendment the Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have to fulfill its essential role in our democracy. The press was to serve the governed, not the … more

Quitman Library Connections

The Quitman Public Library will be closed Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day.  Wi-fi will be available in the parking lot area for patrons. July 2020 is GAO Youth Financial … more

Mineola Memorial Library Notes

We’ve gotten rain! Now maybe our gardens will grow. more

Home Sweet Home

Hydration is important for all ages. Did you know that the human body is made up of 60% water? Water is responsible for many vital functions in the body. more

Corner Column

“…with liberty and justice for all.”

When the pledge to the United States flag is recited, do you stand at attention, place your hand or hat over your heart and recite it word for word? more

Quitman Library Connections

The Quitman Public Library is open and providing public service in accordance with current state guidelines. Social distancing and wearing protective masks are strongly encouraged. All patron areas are regularly disinfected with industrial grade sanitizer. more

Letter to the Editor

Kudos to Precinct One! more

Corner Column

By Phil Major
There was not supposed to be another animal in the Major household. more

Corner Column

By Larry Tucker
He was the first man I ever remember meeting. more
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