Skip to main content

Archive - May 2013 - Food and Leisure

Date
Type

May 30th

Honoring our fallen

May 30, 2013

On Thursday morning, West Point paid tribute to the 1,385 military veterans who either died in the line of duty or have passed on after serving honorably in the Armed Forces. Above, retired West Point Fire Chief Caradine Young is escorted to receive a flag from city CAO Randy Jones by Dewel Brasher. More photos on page 8. Photo by Bryan Davis

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

May 29th

Need some relief from the heat?

May 29, 2013

Caroline Jester, daughter of Chris and Andrea Jester gets an early start on her lemon aid business this week as the temperatures begin to rise. Photo by Donna Harris

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

May 20th

Pittman did the right thing

May 20, 2013

Last week, I fired off against several of West Point’s city Selectmen after Tuesday night’s board meeting.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

May 17th

Pittman overcomes adversity

May 17, 2013

Candace Pittman has battled extreme health issues but still continues with her education and her life. She shared some of her courage in adversity with the West Point Civitan Luncheon Club.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Where do we go from here?

May 17, 2013

So many times we have gone to the polls on election day, and we have checked the name of a man or woman we want to represent us.
Many times, however, we do not think about the impact of that vote.
Whether it is the President of the United States, or a candidate for a local body, we check that name because we believe that person is fit to represent the people as a whole.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Summerall: I think it’s a lot worse

May 17, 2013

I was still a kid between second and third grade, June 17, 1972. This was when President Richard Millhouse Nixon sent a couple to guys to break into the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C. I remember the press scrambling to report the cover-up after the infamous “Deep Throat” turned over the information that allowed the prosecution of G.

May 15th

Noon Tunes is supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

May 15, 2013

The West Point Clay County Arts Council recently hosted Noon Tunes at the Bryan Public Library. The talented musicians tickled the ivories with Music from the Movies. The pianists performing were Patti Clay, Justin Estes and Hannah Garbutt. Garbutt entertained the crowd by playing supercalifragilisticexpialidocious UPSIDE DOWN!! Our next Noon Tunes will be Wednesday, June 12, at the library. Photo and cutline submitted

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Pittman’s scheme an insult to the taxpayers

May 15, 2013

On Tuesday night, some members of the West Point Board of Selectmen crossed that fine line between utter incompetence and gross absurdity.
We’ve seen this board pull some in the past, but Tuesday night’s motion by Ward 5 Selectmen Jasper Pittman, which called for the city to retain an attorney who would be tasked with looking for improprieties in the May 7 election is not only absurd but in this editor’s opinion is an insult to the taxpayers of the community.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

May 14th

Make and share: Cinnamon Rolls

May 14, 2013

Nobody that reads this column would ever believe that I am actually on a diet. Maybe one day I will talk about healthy food, however, today is not that day. Instead, I’m going to talk about cinnamon rolls.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

May 13th

Garbutt, Estes return to Noon Tunes with Mary Marlin

May 13, 2013

The West Point/Clay County Arts Council will present Noon Tunes at the Bryan Public Library.
Patti Clay, Hannah Garbutt, Mary Marlin and Justin Estes will entertain on the grand piano with music from the movies. Everyone is encouraged to bring a lunch and enjoy this free event in the Esther Pippin meeting room. Drinks and desserts will be provided. For more information call 494-5678.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

DTL staff STARKVILLE — The West Point varsity baseball team traveled to Starkville High Saturday...
DTL staff PHEBA — The Hebron Christian Academy Eagles won their final game of the regular season...
DTL staff The Oak Hill tennis team dropped its first district match Monday afternoon 5-4 in West...

 

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes