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August 16th

Collins, Moore Engagement

August 16, 2010

Collins, Moore engagement

Mr. Henry Ivy Collins and Ms. Gladys Ann Collins of West Point are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Paula Katryce Collins to Jimmie Montrell Moore, son of Ms. Josephine Moore and the late Jimmie L. Moore.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Ms. Martha L. Strong and the late Mr. James A. Dismukes, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Price Ivy Collins.
She is a 1991 graduate of West Point High School and is currently attending East Mississippi Community College.

August 9th

Golson, Pumphrey Wedding

August 9, 2010

Golson, Pumphrey Wedding

Lacie Jane Golson and William Wyatt Pumphrey, both of West Point, were joined together in marriage May 22, 2010, at 2 p.m. at Hope Baptist Church, Cedar Bluff. Dr. James Towery officiated the ceremony.
Parents of the bride are, Tim and Carolyn Golson of West Point. Parents of the groom are, Ray and Sherri Pumphrey of West Point.
Grandparents of the bride are Kenneth and Jane Byrd, Jane Golson and the late Pat Golson. Grandparents of the groom are, Bill and Earline Simmons, and the late Curtis and Virginia Pumphrey.

August 4th


August 4, 2010

The Lighter Side Of Camping: The Essentials For A Light Load

(NAPS)—One of the joys of a camping trip is getting away from your day-to-day work routine. Packing light takes much of the work out of camping and makes it easy to pick up and go at a moment’s notice. Marc Rogers, editor of, recommends campers store their gear in a plastic storage box or duffle, providing a quick transition between quitting time and camping time.


August 4, 2010

Today’s Travelers Crave Cultural Experiences

(NAPS)—When traveling to a new destination, today’s travelers prefer to learn about and explore exactly what makes that location so special.
Whether it’s chowing down on crab cakes in Maryland or standing where the first shots of the Civil War were fired, today’s leisure travelers crave authentic cultural experiences.
To help travelers plan their next vacation, various new online travel resources have emerged. is the only site that brings together extensive and varied information about cultural and heritage travel experiences.

August 2nd

Graduation Party

August 2, 2010

Joel Caleb McClain was recently honored with a graduation party hosted by his father, William McClain, and his grandmother, Emma McClain. Caleb is a 2010 graduate of West Point High School.

McBride Birth Announcement

August 2, 2010

New Arrival

Hope Elizabeth McBride
Joshua and Amanda McBride of Mathiston would like to announce the birth of their daughter Hope Elizabeth.
Hope was born June 25, 2010 at 8:55 p.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 and one fourth inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Debra Maynard of West Point and the late Harrison “Hap” Maynard.
Maternal great grandparents are Donna Baker of West Point and the late Denver Baker and the late Leonard and Mary Louise Harpst.
Paternal grandparents are Danny and Barbara McBride of Mathiston.

Miles, Clark Engagement

August 2, 2010

Mr. Vincent Miles of Aberdeen, and Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Byram of Amory, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Katherine Carmen Miles, to Joseph Barrett Clark. son of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Clark of Amory.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Miles of Aberdeen, and Mrs. Virginia Loden of Nettleton, and the late Mr. Jud Loden.

July 23rd

Summer Fun

July 23, 2010

Skylar Flores, 5, crusied on Carnival Elation to Cozumel, Mexico, with her parents, Nick and Christina Flores, her grandparents, Mike and Debbie Collins, her uncle, Justin Collins, and her cousin, Rylie Collins. To submit a photo for the “Summer Fun” series, send it by e-mail to Lifestyles Editor Gwen Sisson at Photos will be published regularly as they are submitted, and a weekly prize winner will be chosen. Photos will run in color when available.

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