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May 25th, 2015

Looking ahead: This Week in West Point

May 25, 2015

Memorial Day activities will continue this week as the City of West Point will be hosting a Memorial Day celebration on Saturday May 30 at noon at the West Point City Hall upstairs conference room. The event is set to correspond with the historical celebration of Memorial Day.

The West Point Farmers' Market is heating up again this week on Thursday as the Market enters its second week.

With graduation behind us, this week marks the start of summer for several area school kids.

May 23rd

The week in review: The West Point Farmers Market is open for business

May 23, 2015

West Point Mayor Robbie Robinson got the festivities started this week as the west Point Farmers' Market got underway. The market will run Thursdays throughout the summer. Check out Friday's Daily Times Leader for more details.

Also, check out Thursday's DTL where we outline the candidates for Mississippi's First Congressional District. Republican Trent Kelly and Democrat Walter Zinn Jr. are the last two men standing and will face each other in a runoff election June 2.

May 14th

OHA Raiders fight in decisive championship games

May 14, 2015

The Oak Hill Raiders have one last chance to win a state championship for the first time in the major three sports since 1990 – a championship won by the football team over Prairie View Academy (Bastrop, La.).
This time on the baseball diamond, the Raiders (16-8; District 2-AA Champions) have to go through Silliman Institute.

This weekend in West Point

May 14, 2015

The West Point Arts Council is hosting Sunday at the Center this weekend at the Louise Campbell Center for the Arts. The program involves the Yes MAM Trio and a flashback to music of our yesteryear from the 1940s.

May 11th

What is going on in West Point: Week of May 11th

May 11, 2015

This week the West Point Growth Alliance will be hosting "Business After Hours" at the Old Waverly Golf Club May 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. The event promises to be an opportunity for all of the Golden Triangle businesses to come together to share and network.
Oak Hill Academy will have a chance to do something it hasn't done in 25 years, win a state championship. This would be the school's first state baseball title. Tomorrow night they play at Oak Hill, with the final two games in Clinton, Louisiana.

May 9th

West Point Farmers Market returns May 21

May 10, 2015

BY WILLIAM B. CARROLL
editor@dailytimesleader.com

The West Point Farmers’ Market returns Thursday, May 21 at the Mossy Oak Pavilion located at 1251 Highway 45 Alt. South.
Lisa Klutts, director of Main Street and tourism with the West Point/Clay County Growth Alliance said that this year’s market promises to be even larger than last year. The market, which runs Thursdays through August, begins at 4 p.m. and Klutts said it will include at least 13 to 14 vendors offering a variety of goods for sale.

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West Clay Elementary achieves perfection

May 10, 2015

BY WILLIAM B. CARROLL
editor@dailytimesleader.com

West Clay Elementary School third graders received excellent news Thursday, as they learned that they achieved something only 11 other schools in the state of Mississippi achieved, all of them passed the Mississippi K-3 Assessment Support System third grade reading assessment test (MKAS).

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Relay for Life 5K run sponsored by Team NMMC

May 10, 2015

BY Donna Summerall
life@dailytimesleader.com

Everyone has been touched by cancer at some point in their lives. Whether losing a loved one after a lengthy battle or seeing a friend or relative emerge the victor in the fight, no one comes out unscathed.

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May 7th

Photo of the week

May 7, 2015

Christians from West Point and Clay County joined together to march from Third Mt. Olive M.B. Church to Sally Kate Winters Park to commemorate the National Day of Prayer Thursday in West Point.

May 5th

Sports this week: Oak Hill hanging tough in state baseball tournament

May 5, 2015

Oak Hill has a series of big games this week against Prairie View Academy. The boys play tonight in Bastrop, Louisiana followed by a second and possible third game on Friday at 5 p.m.

The Oak Hill Raiders have one last chance to win a state championship for the first time in the...
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