The formal wear store you may know as Faulkenberys has taken on a new name, JGamblin Bridal. Newly retired local school teacher, Brandy Stokes recently became the proud owner of the store and has chosen to honor her family in re-naming it. The store name comes from Stokes' late son, Jeb Gamblin Stuart. JGamblin Bridal had its official ribbon cutting ceremony today and several people came to show their support. JGamblin Bridal showcases formal wear for every occasion including bridal... Read More.
The Mississippi House is working on a proposal to phase out the state income tax, reduce the sales tax on groceries and increase the sales tax on many other items. The House Ways and Means Committee passed the first version of the proposal Tuesday. The bill moves to the full House. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn says eliminating the income tax is his priority. The House plan would reduce the grocery tax from 7% to 4% over six years, beginning this... Read More.
B-MO in the MO'rning - This morning on your "official rodeo radio station, "Brother Breck" filled in for Randy Bell in the MaxxSouth Broadband News and Weather Center and the boys discussed a variety of topics such as the Southeastern Professionals Final Rodeo, as it's set to return to the Neshoba County Coliseum on February 4th and 5th. Featuring events like Calf Roping, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bareback Riding,... Read More.
B-MO in the MO'rning - It's not uncommon for Johnny Boswell and I to have conversations about music, or conversations about artists we know but earlier in the week we had one that led to me to a conversation I felt had to be heard on the show today. Mike Curtis and his co-writer put a song together after hearing about something during a church service struck a chord... Read More.
Yep, it's that time. The time where many of us start thinking about and setting New Year's resolutions. Last week, we posted a poll for everyone to vote on what their number 1 resolution was for 2022. You can see which one came out on top in the poll results posted at the bottom. (The winner won by a LANDSLIDE!) Setting a resolution for yourself can feel like a way to organize your life and set... Read More.
East Central Community College in Decatur is now accepting applications for the Slagle In-District Tuition Scholarship. This “gap filler” scholarship awards several thousand dollars annually to ECCC students who do not receive and/or qualify for sources of funding sufficient to cover the cost of tuition. Depending on the availability of funding, the Slagle In-District Tuition Scholarship is available for students residing in or attending high school in the college’s district, which includes Leake, Neshoba, Newton, Scott, and Winston counties. The priority... Read More.