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'Curly' Ward

Arlis Harold "Curly" Ward, 79, of Booneville, passed away. . .

Eunice Storey Stott

Eunice Storey Stott, 94, of Huntsville, Ala., formerly of. . .

Linda Pitts

Linda Nelle Pitts, 97, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019. She. . .

Virginia Hopper

Virginia Elizabeth Hopper, 83, of Booneville, passed away. . .

Archie Hall

Archie Hall, 84, of Baldwyn, passed away Friday, June 14, 2019,. . .

Jerry Ford

Jerry Allen Ford, 67, passed away at his home in Booneville. . .

Peggy Jean Echols

Peggy Jean Echols, 90, died Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at Landmark. . .

Dangerous drug leads to deaths

BY ANGELA STOREY boonevillebanner@bellsouth.net
The Booneville Police Department is investigating a series of reported cases of overdose of illegal narcotics resulting in two deaths.
The narcotics are laced with fentanyl and acetyl fentanyl and are in pill and/or p

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Softball All Stars

Softball All Stars

The Mississippi Association of Coaches All Star Games were played on May 31 and June 1. These three young ladies represented this area on the 1A2A3A North Team. The are (front row, from left) Montgomery Tittle, Thrasher; Aunesty Dilworth, Biggersville; and Jayla Tolar, Booneville. (Back row, from left) Coaches: Susan Bane, Thrasher; Blake Hendrix, Biggersville, and Molly Lambert, Booneville. The North team won game one by a score of 5-1 but dropped the second game by a score of 5-2. These were 3 of 12 players chosen from all juniors in 1A2A3A in North Mississippi.

Survivors celebrating life

Staff photo by Angela Storey

Survivors celebrating life

Cancer survivors were celebrated during the American Cancer Society's 2019 Prentiss County Relay for Life held Friday night, June 14 at the Prentiss County Agri-Center. See more photos from the event inside this week's edition.


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