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Daily Corinthian Vol. 116, No. 95
• Corinth, Mississippi • 16 pages • 1 section
Corinth OKs $16.9 million treatment plant improvements BY JEBB JOHNSTON firstname.lastname@example.org
The Corinth Board of Aldermen on Tuesday accepted a construction bid for renovation and upgrade of the city’s wastewater treatment plant. Work is tentatively set to begin June 4. The low bidder is Max Foote Construction of Mandeville, La., at $16.944 million. An upgrade to the 25-year-old plant has been discussed for a number of years. An engineering study was commissioned in 2004, when the city was advised that the facility was nearing the end a normal treatment plant life span. Funding for the project will come from the state revolving fund loan program and a forthcoming sewer rate increase to be considered by the board. Specifics of the rate adjustment are yet to be determined. Jack Farmer of Cook Coggin Engineers said the plant’s capacity will increase from 4.7 million gallons to 6 million gallons daily. “All of these improvements will be done on the existing wastewater treatment facility site, part of which is on the north side of Harper Road and part of it is on the south side,” said Farmer. The city is required by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality to have the upgraded plant in operation in 2013. With a 600-day contract, construction is expected to take about 20 months. “With the city’s last permit renewal, the city was issued an order to relocate its discharge from Elam Creek, which is the creek that’s adjacent to the east side of the property, and to discharge into the Tuscumbia River, which is south of town,” said Farmer. “Part of the project that will accomplish that
Staff photos by Bobby J. Smith
Kids from Project Attention took visitors on tours of the Project Attention center, above. The center will soon celebrate 20 years of making a positive difference in the lives of local children. United Way President Reece Terry and Vice President Ellis Rhett are joined by KimberlyClark’s Michael Lee, Mildred Jarrett and Vince Overholt, right.
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United Way banquet honors those who give BY BOBBY J. SMITH email@example.com
The United Way of Corinth & Alcorn County held its 24th Annual United Way Thanks Banquet on Tuesday. The event was a chance for the non-profit charitable organization to honor businesses, organizations and individuals that help support the United Way’s efforts to improve the community. “Tonight’s meeting is about recognizing the many people and businesses that help make United Way of Corinth & Alcorn County a success,” said Reece
Terry, President of the local United Way. “Without the unselfish commitment of our contributors both large and small it would be impossible to fund the many agencies that help meet the needs in Corinth and Alcorn County.” Before the awards presentation portion of the banquet, three individuals stepped to the podium to express their thanks for the support given by United Way. Gail Stables discussed her experiences in 4-H Club — a United Way supported organization — and encouraged young people to get involved with 4-H or other
community groups. “There are many benefits to getting involved,” Stables said. “It provides so many opportunities for young people today.” Stables said her time in 4-H made her a better public speaker and emphasized the value of good public speaking skills in many careers. Her involvement also gave her the opportunity to travel extensively throughout the state and meet many people, some who became lifelong friends. “I am so thankful I had the
City wants tough zoning around elementary school BY JEBB JOHNSTON firstname.lastname@example.org
The Board of Mayor and Aldermen will consider tighter zoning regulations for residential property near Corinth Elementary School. The board on Tuesday agreed to ask the planning commission to study zoning on Droke Road and make a recommendation to the Board of Aldermen. Mayor Tommy Irwin said residents who live between South Parkway and Clark Street have expressed concerns about the possibility of apartments being built in the area and would like to see the zoning changed. With the major investment made in the nearby Corinth Elementary School, he shares their concerns about protecting the
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Teacher academy assists Special Olympics BY BOBBY J. SMITH email@example.com
The Alcorn Career and Technology Center’s Teacher Academy students recently assisted the athletes who competed in the Mississippi Area 11 Special Olympics. Approximately 300 athletes competed in the event, held Friday, April 13, at the Pontotoc City Track and Field. Area 11 includes Pontotoc, Lee, Union, Prentiss, Alcorn, Tishomingo, Itawamba and Tippah counties. “We consider it a great honor to be asked to assist with the event,” said Alcorn Teacher Academy In-
structor Nan Nethery. The class’ involvement began when Alcorn County Special Education Coordinator Stephanie Clausel asked Nethery if she would consider letting her students help with the athletes. Nethery said she and her students didn’t know what to expect from the experience. They were told that each athlete would need one or two assistants. Each student would be assigned an athlete. The students would assist their respective athletes as the went from one event to another. They would also provide encourage-
ment and congratulations on a job well done. “The day turned out to be a true blessing for myself as well as the Teacher Academy students,” Nethery said. “This was an excellent opportunity for my students to explore a different avenue to the world of education.” In addition to their participation in the state Area 11 Special Olympics, the Teacher Academy students attended a meeting of the Alcorn School District Board of Directors, where they had the opportunity to meet
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Alcorn Teacher Academy students assisted at the Mississippi Area 11 Special Olympics in Pontotoc.
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Things to do Today Pickin’ on the Square Pickin’ on the Square has moved back to the Alcorn County Courthouse Square in Corinth. Admission is free but donations are accepted. Pickin’ starts at 7 p.m. every Thursday night.
Golf Month The Alcorn County Welcome Center is ready for golf. Stop in and register for a drawing for certificates to be given away at the end of the month provided by the Natchez Trace Golf Club in Saltillo. The Corinth Area Convention & Visitors Bureau has provided golf tee’s with their website information on them for random giveaways for the month. The Welcome Center has the 2012 Official MS Golf Guide and brochures for golf courses throughout the state including the Corinth recreational guide insert. The Mississippi Wildlife & Fisheries DVD will play throughout the month featuring state parks with golf courses.
Activity center The Bishop Activity Center is having the following activities for the week of April 16-20: Today — Bingo. Senior Citizens age 60 and above are welcome and encouraged to attend. Daily activities include crafts, jigsaw puzzles, quilting, table games (Dominoes & Rook), washer games and Rolo Golf.
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Authors LuAnne Parrish and Jess Ables (seated) sign a copy of their new “Corinth” photo book for KC’s Espresso owner/operator Melinda Billingsley.
‘Corinth’ authors to sign books
Civil War art BY BOBBY J. SMITH A collection of “Civil War Impressions” is featured at the Corinth Artist Guild Gallery to coincide with ongoing sesquicentennial activities. Prints and some of the originals will be for sale. Art gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Library exhibit The Corinth Artist Guild Gallery is displaying computer enhanced photographs by Ray Tinsley at The Corinth Public Library. Also on display at the library are the paintings of Dot Courson, Florence Milam, Bruce Biglow, Judy Ferguson and Toni Spink.
Student art show Northeast Mississippi Community College Art Department is exhibiting its annual Student Art Show. Gallery Hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. For more information, contact gallery director Terry Anderson at 662-720-7336 or tfanderson@ nemcc.edu. Please see EVENTS | 3
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was already constructed and is sitting there ready to be used. That project was about $5 million, all of which was funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.” The city is also planning an evaluation and repair of aging sewer pipes throughout
opportunity to participate in 4-H,” she said. “Whether it’s 4-H, Scouting or FFA — do the best you can, and you will benefit in many different ways.” Eagle Scout Jonathan Gann, of Troop 293, expressed his thanks for the United Way’s support of Boy Scouts. The United Way’s support allowed him to go to camp, to experience fishing and become a success in scouting, including his participation with the Order of the Arrow. “Thank you,” Gann said. “I’ll never forget how United Way has helped me in all these different ways.” The third speaker, Shirley Rolland, is the manager of Project At-
The authors of “Corinth” — the newest edition of Arcadia Publishing’s popular “Images of America” series — will sign copies of their book on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at KC’s Espresso. Co-authors Jess Ables and LuAnne Parrish spent six months compiling more than 200 old photos for the book. The shots that made the final cut were chosen from 600700 photos they’d collected, most coming from the Crossroads Museum. For the cover of the book, Ables and Parrish chose a 1916 photo of a pair of switch engines in the Corinth rail yard with the engine’s fiveman crew. The photos was chosen because of the crucial role played by
the railroads in Corinth’s founding. The story of Corinth is told in three chapters: (1) Genesis and the Coming of War; (2) A Center of Commerce, Industry and Culture; and (3) Celebrities, Celebrations, and CHS. Ables said the two authors “didn’t even scratch the surface” of all the stories regarding Corinth’s history and the important people associated with the town. He said he hopes to get people to archive all the old photos still in existence so that the stories might be preserved. Ables is a native of South Texas. He studied art at Texas State University and worked 45 years in the commercial printing industry prior to coming to Corinth. He is proud to hold a dual-citizenship as a Texan and a
Corinthian. “It’s nice to remind people of the stuff that happened in the city of Corinth,” Ables said. “I hope the book will help the stories be passed down the generations.” Parrish is a fourth-generation Corinthian. She received her bachelor of science in history from Mississippi University for Women in 1978 and has been a living history reenactor for over two decades. She shares her mother’s assessment that, “If I miss Heaven, at least I got to live in Corinth, Mississippi.” Parrish is looking forward to the book-signing because of the opportunity it will give her to talk with people interested in Corinth’s history. I’m looking forward to it,” she said. “I’m looking
forward to seeing a lot of old friends I grew up with and new friends and people interested in the book.” The pair’s new book is available at area bookstores, independent retailers and online retailers, or through Arcadia Publishing at www.arcadiapublishing.com. Cost of the 128-page book is $21.99. Ables and Parrish have additional book-signing events scheduled for Saturday, May 5, at the downtown Green Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and Saturday, May, 12, at Books-a-Million from 1 to 3 p.m. For more information about the book signing call KC’s Espresso at 2875360. It is located at the corner of Fillmore and Waldron in downtown Corinth.
trict, and taught lessons about staying active and healthy and eating right. The Alcorn Career and Technology Center provides learning experiences which aid students in exploring career areas and preparing for employment and independent living. The center’s Teacher Academy program is a new high school course designed to attract students to the field of education, to provide informa-
tion and field experiences relevant to pursuing a degree in education and to prepare students for the rigors of a career in education so they will remain long-term educators. The Teacher Academy program includes classroom and hands-on experiences that will prepare students for employment or continuing education in the field of education. On a weekly basis Teacher Academy stu-
dents are assigned a host classroom at an elementary school in Alcorn County. They visit the class once a week to participate in the daily routines of a traditional classroom. “All of these opportunities have given the students an awesome opportunity to discover exactly what the world of an educator is all about,” said Nethery. Nan Nethery contributed to this article.
OLYMPICS Corinth. Other bidders on the treatment plant project: Reynolds, Inc., Fairburn, Ga., $17.348 million; J&P Construction Co., Inc., Tuscaloosa, Ala., $17.793 million; Hemphill Construction Co., Inc., Florence, Miss., $18.297 million; and Hill Brothers Construction Co., Falkner, $20.6 million.
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the superintendent and board members. They also helped celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday in March, by reading selections from the author’s books to students at local elementary schools. Earlier in the school year, Teacher Academy students helped bring the Mississippi Body Walk Exhibit to elementaryaged students in the dis-
tention, an after-school facility that gives elementary and middle school children a place to study and do homework. Rolland spoke about three young people who were greatly helped by the center, including one boy who went from failing his classes to becoming the most improved student in his whole grade. “On behalf of Project Attention — which is celebrating 20 years on the 15th of May — we are very proud to be a United Way agency. I thank you for everything that you’ve done for us, and I look forward to continuing a beautiful relationship,” Rolland said. The banquet was held at The Pink Elephant, next-door to Project Attention.
Alcorn Teacher Academy students assisted at the Mississippi Area 11 Special Olympics in Pontotoc.
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neighborhood. “All of the neighbors have nice homes there, and that’s what that needs to remain as,” he said. “I don’t want to see apartments and duplexes in that area, and the resi-
dents don’t want it.” A stricter residential zone would exclude multi-family dwellings. The residential area on the newly improved street has seen betterment with the demolition of a couple of abandoned houses and the replacement of an
older home with a new one. Community Development and Planning Director Dave Huwe said some zoning revisions are also needed on parts of the neighboring park and school property, some of which is still zoned as
residential. In other business: ■ The city followed the county’s action last week in rescinding a resolution authorizing Crossroads Arena to make final payments on its drainage project using up to $46,500 of excess funds
in the arena debt retirement account. The Board of Supervisors asked the arena board to present a new resolution with a specific number and to make sure that all change orders associated with the project are properly documented.
■ Aldermen approved a beer license for Rich’s Discount Tobacco on South Tate Street contingent on the business producing a valid lease agreement. ■ The board heard a presentation from representatives of Regions Bank on financing options.
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Coming Up ■ The TLC Network was in town this week, filming a “Toddlers and Tiaras” segment on 22-monthold beauty contestant Ava McClamroch of Corinth. Staff writer and photographer Steve Beavers followed Ava, her family and the film crew for an upcoming feature in the Daily Corinthian. ■ Arts in McNairy announced its photo contest winners and three Corinth area photographers took home first place awards. For a complete list of winners and a visual presentation of the Best of Show winner and a sampling of other great photographs, see the Daily Corinthian on Sunday. ■ National Park Service Ranger Tom Parson continues his stories on the Daily Corinthian’s new history page. Union troops built the camp six miles south of Corinth on Clear Creek due to the lack of a good water source in Corinth. Camp Davies was a stockade with 40 buildings. Parson takes us on a trip to Camp Davies on Sunday, complete with an old drawing. ■ Tickets go on sale Monday for this year’s Corinth High School Follies, as 84 talented seniors stage “Time Warp.” Corinth School District Project Director Kim Jobe took photos at a recent rehearsal and the Daily Corinthian will share the images and additional Follies information in the upcoming edition. ■ An Iuka group is working to drum up interest in a Battle of Iuka reenactment to be held later this year with the city’s annual festival. Watch for staff writer Jebb Johnston’s story coming this week. ■ The Sons of Confederate Veterans hosts its annual Heritage Day on Saturday at the Crossroads Museum to bring attention to Southerners who fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War. A Confederate Memorial Day service will be held Sunday at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center. Watch for staff writer Bobby J. Smith’s story coming Friday.
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Country music night The Joe Rickman Band will be playing on Thursday nights from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the Burnsville city park building. Admission is $3, single and $5, couple. There will be concessions. The event is family-friendly with no smoking or alcohol. Proceeds go toward the community center. For more information, call 662-287-3437.
Deaths Lane Benjamin Milton Lane Benjamin died in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors.
Chris ‘Bull’ Bates Funeral services for Chris “Bull” Bates, 82, are set for 2 p.m. today at McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors Chapel with burial at Tippah Shiloh Methodist Cemetery. Mr. Bates died Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at his residence. He was a retired farmer and former prod u c e salesman in Corinth for seve r a l years. H e w a s preceded in Bates death by his parents, Jim Bates and Lillie Mae Tolinson Bates; a son, Charles Bates Jr.; a brother, Tommy Lee Bates; and a sister, Frances Bates. Survivors include his sons, Michael, Johnny and Jimmy Bates; his daughters, Mary Elizabeth Malonec of Red Bay, Ala., and Evelyn Adams of Arkansas; his brothers, Edd Bates of Caraway, Ark., Travis Bates of Ripley, and Milton Bates of
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Shiloh museum A museum dedicated to the Battle of Shiloh and area veterans is now open next to Shiloh National Military Park. It is located at the intersection of state Route 22 and Route 142 in Shiloh, across from Ed Shaw’s Restaurant. The Shiloh Battlefield & World War II Museum is open Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. For more information call Larry DeBerry at 731-926-0360.
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GAUTIER (AP) — Valerie Balser Winn has a notebook full of rejection letters, and so many revised manuscript pages, that she plans to make a totem pole of the stack. The creative process she started more than 18 years ago is finished. Now, Winn, 59, is a published writer, ready to travel the state over the next few months to promote “Forsaking Mimosa.” She said a fellow writer once told her, “Writing is re-writing.” Her inspiration of this coming-of-age novel were the stories she heard from her parents, John and
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BURNSVILLE — Funeral services for Horace Millard Marlar, 86, are set for 11 a.m. today at McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors Chapel with burial in the Burnsville Cemetery. Mr. Marlar died at his residence. He was a retired accountant, a US Navy World War II veteran and a master mason. He was preceded in death by his parents, Millard and Eula Marlar. He is survived by a host of family and friends. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until service time.
State University, she has been a teacher, newspaper reporter and editor, magazine writer and an artist, creating works in acrylics, watercolor and pen and ink. Over the years, Winn has attended writers conferences, workshops and seminars to meet literary agents and authors, get critiques and study writing styles — and she also continued reading books — all to develop her skills. Winn is one of the founding members of Women of Words, a small writers group that meets twice a month to critique and support each other’s writing.
“We are positive, supportive, respectful and give encouragement,” said Faith Garbin, another founding member of Women of Words. “Valerie and I have stuck it out as the original core. It’s been a wonderful experience.”
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MOULTON, Ala. — Funeral services for Kenneth Norman Johnson, 61, are set for 11 a.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home of Moulton, Ala., with burial at Moulton Memorial Garden. Mr. Johnson died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, in Moulton, Ala. Born Jan. 4, 1951, he was a self-employed land surveyor. He was a member of Pleasant Grover Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Wesley Guy Johnson; his mother, Velma Green Johnson; a brother, Charles Edward Johnson; and a nephew, Brad Johnson. Survivors include his wife, Kathy Graves Johnson of Moulton, Ala.; two daughters, Stacey Charles (Cory) of Decatur, Ala., and Laura Compton (Justin) of Springfield, Ky.; three
brothers, Guy Sanford Johnson of Moulton, Ala., Ferrell Johnson (Alice) of Abita Springs, La., and Doug Johnson (Jane) of Rienzi; four sisters, Barbara Ward of Dennis, Carolyn Smith of Rienzi, Rita Jefcoat (Tim) of Savannah, Tenn., and Brenda Jackson (Lyn) of Corinth; and four granddaughters, Addie Compton, Audrey Compton, Anna Claire Compton and Harper Charles. Justin Compton will officiate. Pallbearers will be Guy Sanford Johnson, Ferrell Johnson, Doug Johnson, Johnny Gillespie, Nathan Guy Johnson and Chris Ingram. Visitation is Friday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home of Moulton, Ala. The body will lie in state Saturday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the funeral service.
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Charter schools only fly when bad schools fail Defenders of the education status quo in Mississippi — also known as charter school opponents — thought they had the threat of competition stifled for another year. Not so fast. The Senate revived a plan to give children and parents another publicly funded option where the traditional public schools are failing them. The bill now goes to the House, where an earlier version of this legislation was killed by one vote in committee, largely due to the opposition of three Republican lawmakers from DeSoto County who blocked one of the top initiatives of their own party. There have been several points of contention about charter schools, but the main one is how far up the chain of public school quality they should be allowed to compete. Even some folks who are open to the idea of charter schools don’t like the idea that they could vie for students and public money with schools that are rated “successful,” the third highest of the state’s seven accountability ratings. The Senate revision temporarily concedes to that objection. It gives “successful” school districts veto power over charter schools for the next three years. Either this fear of charter schools undermining “successful” schools is irrational, or it shows that the state Department of Education’s ratings are inflated. It seems to be a little of both. Charter schools are only going to fly where the traditional schools are doing a poor job. There is no demand for charter schools where the existing schools are good. A school that is truly successful should have nothing to fear from competition. ... The fact is, though, not all “successful” schools in Mississippi live up to their label, or at least not the way most people understand the term. The Mississippi Center for Public Policy, a conservative think tank that has been a major advocate of charter schools, has dug up some telling information in the state Department of Education’s accountability data. In two “successful” districts, there are no schools rated “successful” or higher. In 12 other “successful” districts, at least half the schools are rated below “successful.” Most tellingly, among the 232 schools rated “successful” in the state, 44 percent score in the bottom half of achievement scores. ... Charter schools are most gravely needed where the traditional public schools are the worst. That’s in schools that are rated below “successful,” and for now that’s where the focus should be. ... Enterprise-Journal, McComb
Prayer for today As Jesus taught us, we pray, “Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.”
A verse to share Stand at the crossroads, and look, and ask for the ancient paths, where the good way lies; and walk in it, and find rest for your souls. — Jeremiah 6:16 (NRSV)
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Time, technology, money threaten priceless history LAUREL — As a young newspaper publisher, I learned two hard lessons about newsprint — the paper on which newspapers are printed. First lesson, it is sold by the metric ton and it’s one of the major expenses of publishing. Second, in small operations like the weekly newspaper where I learned the business, the title of publisher didn’t excuse one from the hard work of unloading the 18-wheelers that delivered the newsprint to pressrooms with little or no automated equipment for handling the rolls. On average, a roll weighs between 800 and 900 pounds. I learned the cost of newsprint writing checks. I learned the weight of newsprint when I let my foot linger in the path of one of those rolls as it rolled off the truck. Both experiences were invaluable lessons. Once printed, that same newsprint takes on a different kind of weight — the weight of history. When Community Newspaper Holdings Inc., the Alabama-based company that owned the Laurel Leader-
Call newspaper decided to fold that venerable old Mississippi daily newspaper, they Sid Salter confronted a Columnist problem that has been on the rise nationally in the newspaper industry and among libraries, archivists and genealogists. What was to become of more than a century of the history of Jones County and the surrounding region contained in the newspaper’s “morgue” of bound volumes? The paper was founded as the Laurel Daily Argus on Aug. 11, 1911. The paper later changed its name first to the Laurel Daily Leader and finally to the Laurel LeaderCall. In 2007, the paper enjoyed a circulation of 7,819. In the interest of preserving the newspaper’s bound volumes and the community’s history, CNHI officials contacted the Mississippi State University Libraries and inquired if that information could be added to MSU’s Special Collections — which already contains an exten-
sive collection of the papers of Mississippi journalists like Turner Catledge, Hodding Carter, Erle Johnston, Bill Minor, Oliver Emmerich, Norma Fields, Henry Meyer, Clayton Rand, Hazel Brannon Smith, Ken Toler and Wayne Weidie. MSU is also the repository of the records of the Mississippi Press Association and an extensive collection of The Clarion-Ledger’s bound volumes. MSU Dean of Libraries Frances Coleman has been a driving force behind the building of that Mississippi journalism collection throughout her long career and authorized the acceptance of the CNHI donation of the collection to MSU. Along with MSU Library colleagues Glen Berry, John Cox and Richard Moore, I went to Laurel to collect the donation after the newspaper ceased publication. A century of the Laurel daily newspaper’s record filled a large 10-wheel truck to twothirds of capacity — and completely exhausted two white-haired men and two younger co-workers. We all left the Leader-Call building covered in the dust of
a handling a century of the paper’s reporting of births, deaths, weddings, elections, wars, economic victories and defeats, crimes, civil rights atrocities, reconciliations, oil and gas news, the emergence of one of the vast vertically-integrated poultry production and processing operations in the nation and a host of other news available nowhere else. The goal of salvaging those records from the scrap heap is to preserve them, digitize them and one day make them available to the people who need to utilize those records — and none more urgently than the historians, the genealogists, and the education community in the Jones County region. The Magnolia database system quietly funded by the Legislature has provided a framework to build such possibilities. Time, technology and money led to the records being in peril. Those same influences will ultimately be their salvation. (Sid Salter is a syndicated columnist. Contact him at 601507-8004 or sidsalter@ sidsalter.com.)
Blacks should fear Supreme Court legal actions The radical conservative majority of the Supreme Court delivered yet another bizarre opinion the other week. It ruled police and jail officials can strip search anyone arrested for anything, no matter how minor the violation or how upstanding the suspect. In doing so it agreed with the rulings of lower courts that have found strip searches legal after arrests for violating leash laws, driving without a license, falling behind in child support payments, failing to use a turn signal, or (my favorite) riding a bicycle without an audible bell. Are these guys nuts? The case that triggered the ruling involved a man who was a passenger in a car stopped for speeding. A background check revealed an unpaid fine on his record, so the cops took him to jail and forced him to take off his clothes, bend over, and the rest of it. He spent the better part of the following week in jails, where he was stripsearched again, before police discovered their information was wrong, that he’d long since paid the fine. That was fine with the
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Four Horsemen (John Roberts, Samuel Alito, Antonin Scalia, and Clarence Donald Thomas) and Kaul their faithful companOther Words ion Anthony Kennedy. Apparently, you can’t be too careful. That seems to be the paranoid Right’s mantra. Oh, by the way, did I mention Albert Florence, the guy arrested — a finance manager for a New Jersey car dealership — was black? The Court didn’t seem to mention it either. It acted as though it hadn’t mattered. I’ve got news for them. Being black in this society always matters. Always. I’ve been driving for some 60 years and I’ve never been pulled over by police in a random check. It happens to black men all the time, particularly to those who commit the crime of driving a nice car. To be black in our society excites the presumption of guilt. Some people are still arguing over whether the shooting of black teenager Trayvon Martin had some-
thing to do with his race. We’ll never know what actually happened that February night in Sanford, Fla. We have the version of the shooter, George Zimmerman, who was finally jailed more than six weeks after the bullets went off. But Martin is, well…dead. I must say, Zimmerman’s story seems far-fetched. He asks us to believe his sense of duty as a self-appointed Neighborhood Watch guard prompted him to follow Martin and confront him, despite a warning from a 911 dispatcher not to. Then, he says, Martin jumped him as he was walking away, causing him to fear for his life. So he shot the kid. In self-defense. That sounds like a dogate-my-homework alibi if I ever heard one. Martin was a tall, skinny 17-year-old. Zimmerman’s a 28-yearold man on the stocky side. I don’t know how it was in your neighborhood growing up, but in mine, tall skinny kids didn’t go around committing unprovoked assaults on older, heavier guys. It just didn’t happen. Following the Feb. 26 shooting, the Sanford police released Zimmerman on the grounds he was protect-
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ed by Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, which allows people who feel threatened to shoot their assailants. That’s where racism really begins to rear its unlovely head. Had the young black man been armed and, feeling threatened, turned and shot this hulking white stranger following him, do you imagine that the police would have let him go? In Florida? If you think that, give my regards to the Tooth Fairy the next time you see her. With or without Zimmerman’s potentially racist motive, this kill-at-will statute is a monumentally stupid law. It raises every altercation — every bar fight, every fender bender — to the level of a potentially lethal encounter. Whatever happened to the good old days when you could have a fist fight with someone without one of you ending up dead? Remind me not to go to Florida the next time it gets cold up north. And while you’re at it, remind me to get the bell on my bicycle fixed. (OtherWords columnist Donald Kaul lives in Ann Arbor, Mich. otherwords.org)
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Hospital sues over choice issues HATTIESBURG — Wesley Medical Center in Hattiesburg has sued a competing hospital and AAA Ambulance over what it calls improper practices. The Hattiesburg American reported that the lawsuit has been filed in federal court against the ambulance provider and its CEO Wade Spruill and Forrest General Hospital, also in Hattiesburg. Wesley alleges some patients have been falsely classified as “trauma” patients and told they could only be taken to Forrest General Hospital, when they did not meet trauma criteria and could have received care at Wesley. Wesley contends the defendants are denying local residents a choice in treatment. It also contends people were told Wesley did not have physician specialists or capabilities to care for their medical emergencies. Wesley CEO Michael Neuendorf said the lawsuit became necessary after talks with Forrest General Hospital and AAA went nowhere.
FEC reports show incumbents’ spending TUPELO — Mississippi’s four incumbent congressmen have raised and spent more than $3 million so far in the 2012 election cycle. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported that Federal Election Commission reports show 1st District U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee, R-Miss., has raised more than $1 million — a third of the total contributions to incumbents.
Third District Republican Gregg Harper has raised $555,046 in contributions. Democrat Bennie Thompson of District 2 and Republican Steven Palazzo of District 4 have split the rest almost evenly. Thompson thus far has spent 40 percent of the total $3.3 million spent by all four congressmen. Thompson also has the most cash on hand as of the end of March, with more than $1.2 million in the bank. Now serving his 11th consecutive term, Thompson — whose district includes the Delta and most of the city of Jackson — has amassed a healthy cash reserve from nearly two decades of nonstop fundraising. Mississippi’s Republican House members have less tenure: Harper’s in his second term; Nunnelee and Palazzo in their first. And their fund balances reflect it. The three ended the reporting period with an average of $250,000 each in the bank — about a fifth of Thompson’s cash reserve. Nunnelee, though, came in second place with campaign spending at just under $1 million. That’s about double what Palazzo spent and a third more than Harper.
Corps planning to remove Red Barn ROLLING FORK — The Red Barn, a familiar landmark along U.S. Highway 61 near Rolling Fork, will soon be removed — a victim of Mother Nature and years of neglect. The empty building collapsed during the spring flood of 2011. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District plans a meeting on April 25 in Rolling Fork
to discuss the barn’s removal. The corps said in a news release the hearing is necessary because removing the barn is considered an adverse action within the regulations of the National Historic Preservation Act. The Red Barn was built in 1918 by the Graft family. It was to have been part of a 33-acre interpretative center. Budget cuts postponed work on the center.
Law allows donations to director’s pay JACKSON — Private donors are once again allowed to supplement the salary of the Mississippi Development Authority director. Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 1349 into law on Tuesday, and it took effect immediately. Under the previous state law, the MDA director’s salary was capped at 150 percent of the governor’s salary. With the governor making $122,000 a year, the top pay for the MDA chief was $183,000. Private supplements had been allowed in the past, and Republican Bryant wanted to allow them again to make the MDA job more lucrative. The new law requires MDA to publish online the names of donors, and how much they give, toward the director’s salary. MDA’s interim director is Jim Barksdale, a former executive for Netscape and FedEx. He’s paid $1 a year.
Man cited for animal cruelty COLUMBUS — A Columbus motorist has
been fined $200 for throwing a kitten out of moving vehicle. Officials with the Columbus-Lowndes Humane Society told The Commercial Dispatch that the 5-week-old kitten was not harmed. Authorities say when the man threw the kitten from the window of his car Friday he didn’t know the vehicle behind him belonged to an undercover officer with the Columbus Police Department. The motorist has not been identified. Animal Control Officer Robert Davis, who was called to the scene, said the driver complained that the kitten had meowed incessantly all day and the previous night, and it was getting on his nerves, so he threw it out the passenger window. Davis says the man’s 5-year-old son was with him at the time.
Site announced for new Oxford hospital OXFORD — Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation will build its new $250 million Oxford hospital on a 160-acre tract just west of the ex-
isting hospital. Memphis-based Baptist Memorial announced its plans Tuesday in a meeting with officials from Oxford and Lafayette County. Baptist spokesman Dick Cowart said 15 sites were considered. Cowart said the new location selected preserves the south Oxford medical offices and clinics, makes the existing campus more marketable and has multiple access points to highways. The purchase agreement required the hospital footprint to be in Oxford city limits, the site is mostly outside the city but under court consideration for annexation. Both city and county boards approved enabling Baptist to proceed with site planning and state approval.
Port of Gulfport bill passes House JACKSON — Legislation that removes the Port of Gulfport and its $570 million postHurricane Katrina expansion and renovation from state government oversight has been sent
to the governor. The Sun Herald reports that the Mississippi House gave final legislative approval to House Bill 1091 on Tuesday. The bill exempts the Port of Gulfport from state-agency bidding and purchasing oversight and declares it to be its own governing authority. A contractor’s complaint to Department of Finance and Administration in 2011 that he was passed over as the low bidder on a multimillion-dollar dredging project prompted the agency to intervene, and the attorney general opined the port should have always come under DFA oversight.
Belle elected Aberdeen mayor ABERDEEN — Aberdeen voters have returned Cecil Belle to the mayor’s office. The former mayor regained the top job in city government Tuesday by defeating Maurice Howard in the Democratic primary runoff. Complete but unofficial returns show Belle with 1,091 votes and Howard with 680 votes.
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tine says the parade will introduce Chihuahuas to their cultural heritage while helping a no-kill shelter called The Pet Connection. Valentine says the Guinness world record for most costumed dogs doesn’t
specify a breed. He expects there will be more than enough entries to break it. The parade starts at 11 a.m. on May 5. All canine entrants must be leashed and in costume. Registrations will be accepted onsite.
Secret Service plans to question Nugent WASHINGTON— Rocker and gun rights champion Ted Nugent says he will meet with the Secret Service on Thursday to explain his raucous remarks about what he called Barack Obama’s “evil, Americahating administration” — comments some critics interpreted as a threat against the president. “The conclusion will be obvious that I threatened no one,” Nugent told radio interviewer Glenn Beck on Wednesday. Nugent said he’d been contacted by the agency and would cooperate fully even though he found the complaints “silly.” The controversy erupted after the self-styled “Motor City Madman” made an impassioned plea for support for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney during the National Rifle Association meeting in St. Louis last weekend. “We need to ride into that battlefield and chop their heads off in November,” Nugent said of the Obama administration. He also included a cryptic pronouncement: “If Barack Obama becomes the next president in November, again, I will either be dead or in jail by this time next year.” Outraged Democrats circulated the remarks and suggested they were threatening. Secret Service spokesman George Ogilvie confirmed that the agency was looking into the matter but declined to give details. “We are aware of the incident and we are taking appropriate follow-up,” Ogilvie said.
Retired couple claims share of jackpot RED BUD, Ill. — A retired southern Illinois couple has claimed the third and final share of last month’s record $656 million Mega Millions jackpot. Illinois Lottery officials introduced Merle and Patricia Butler at a ceremony in their hometown of Red Bud, where they bought the winning ticket for the March 30 drawing. The retired analysts chose to accept the prize as a lump-sum payment of $111 million, after taxes. They are the only one of the three winners whose names have been made public. Holders of the other tickets in Kansas and Maryland anonymously claimed their prizes. They bought a $3 quick-pick ticket at the MotoMart convenience store in Red Bud, which is about 40 miles southeast of St. Louis.
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WASHINGTON — Where do for-profit colleges get the money they spend on all those highway billboards and television and radio ads? Mostly from the government, at least indirectly. Federal money, most of it through the financial aid that students get, accounts for up to 90 percent of forprofit colleges’ revenue — even more in some cases if veterans attend the school on the GI bill. And while figures vary, some institutions spend a quarter or more of their revenue on recruiting, far more than traditional colleges. In some cases, recruiting expenses approach what these institutions spend on instruction. A recent Senate report on 15 large, publicly traded for-profit education companies said they got
86 percent of their revenue from taxpayers and have spent a combined $3.7 billion annually on marketing and recruiting. Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, says the connection is clear: “Their marketing budgets are funded by taxpayers.” On Wednesday, Harkin and Kay Hagan, D-N.C., introduced a bill to try to check the flood of advertising, which has particularly targeted Iraq and Afghanistan veterans for the benefits they receive under the new GI Bill. The measure would prohibit colleges of all kinds from using dollars from federal student assistance programs, including the GI Bill, to pay for advertising and recruiting. The bill would extend a current rule that prohibits federal dollars from being used for lobbying — though the lobbying budgets of for-profit colleges are tiny compared to what they spend on advertising.
Panetta apologizes for corpse photos WASHINGTON — The White House and the Pentagon voiced regrets Wednesday for newly published photographs that purport to show U.S. troops posing with the bodies of dead insurgents in Afghanistan, with Defense Secretary Leon Panetta calling them a violation of America’s “core values.” “My apology is on behalf of the Department of Defense and the U.S. government,” Panetta told a news conference following a NATO meeting in Brussels. At the White House, President Barack Obama’s chief spokesman, Jay Carney, echoed Panetta’s comments, saying the incident was “reprehensible.” It was the latest in a series of recent Afghan battlefield embarrassments for the United States, and it came at a time when Washington is still working with President Hamid Karzai in Kabul to smooth over strained relations. Carney said the picture-taking incident does not represent the standards of the U.S. military and said that Obama believes the situation needs to be investigated and those responsible held accountable. He said he didn’t know if the president had seen the photos. The photos were published in Wednesday’s Los Angeles Times. One shows members of the 82nd Airborne Division posing in 2010 with Afghan police and the severed legs of a suicide bomber. The same platoon a few months later was sent to investigate the remains of three insurgents reported to have accidentally blown themselves up — and soldiers again posed and mugged for photographs with the remains, the newspaper said. A photo from that incident appears to show the hand of a dead insurgent resting on a U.S. soldier’s shoulder as the soldier smiles. Top U.S. military and civilian officials rushed to condemn the soldiers’ actions Wednesday, calling them repugnant and a dishonor to others who have served in the conflict. The Army said an investigation is under way.
GSA watchdog reports new investigations WASHINGTON — The General Services Administration’s internal watchdog said Wednesday that employees are heeding his call to report wrongdoing, and messages on his hotline have triggered new investigations beyond an $823,000 Las
Vegas conference and junkets to resorts. “I don’t know what we’re going to find but it has not been pretty,” Inspector General Brian Miller told the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. Miller previously revealed that GSA officials in Western states went on taxpayer-financed junkets to Hawaii, South Pacific islands, California’s Napa Valley and Palm Springs; stayed in resort hotel suites, and threw lavish parties. His April 2 report detailed how four Western regions partied at their Las Vegas conference in 2010, which featured a clown, a mindreader, a team-building exercise to build bicycles and a rap video making fun of the spending. Miller previously said that employees would not blow the whistle on the misconduct because they believed they would be “squashed like a bug” for doing so. “The result of the release of the report is that people are coming forward now,” he said. “They are calling the (inspector general’s) hotline. The Democratic-led Environment committee struck a somewhat different tone than two Republican-run House hearings this week that featured those who allowed or participated in the misconduct. While the outrage over GSA spending has been bipartisan, the Senate panel only summoned Miller and Acting GSA Administrator Daniel Tangherlini, the two officials who are playing key roles in changing the free-spending culture at the GSA.
‘American Bandstand’ host Dick Clark dies LOS ANGELES — Dick Clark, the ever-youthful television host and tireless entrepreneur who helped bring rock ‘n’ roll into the mainstream on “American Bandstand,” and later produced and hosted a vast range of programming from game shows to the year-end countdown from Times Square on “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve,” has died. He was 82. Spokesman Paul Shefrin said Clark had a heart attack Wednesday morning at Saint John’s hospital in Santa Monica, where he had gone the day before for an outpatient procedure. Clark had continued performing even after he suffered a stroke in 2004 that affected his ability to speak and walk. Long dubbed “the world’s oldest teenager” because of his boyish appearance, Clark bridged the rebellious new music scene and traditional show business, and equally comfortable whether chatting about music with Sam Cooke or bantering with Ed McMahon about TV bloopers. He thrived as the founder of Dick Clark Productions, supplying movies, game and music shows, beauty contests and more to TV. Among his credits: “The $25,000 Pyramid,” “TV’s Bloopers and Practical Jokes” and the American Music Awards. For a time in the 1980s, he had shows on all three networks and was listed among the Forbes 400 of wealthiest Americans. Clark also was part of radio as partner in the United Stations Radio Network, which provided programs — including Clark’s — to thousands of stations. “There’s hardly any segment of the population that doesn’t see what I do,” Clark told The Associated Press in a 1985 interview. “It can be embarrassing. People come up to me and say, ‘I love your show,’ and I have no idea which one they’re talking about.”
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BofAâ€™s earnings Historically low mortgage rates helped boost home sales and mortgage refinancings in the first three months of this year. And itâ€™s likely that they also helped Bank of Americaâ€™s first-quarter results, out today. Making home loans is a key revenue source for the lender, which has been focused on cost-cutting and strengthening its balance sheet in recent months.
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Eric M Rutledge, AAMSÂŽ Financial Advisor 1500 Harper Road Suite 1 Corinth, MS 38834 662-287-1409
Brian S Langley Financial Advisor 605 Foote Street Corinth, MS 38834 662-287-4471
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Burger King is getting ready to go public later this year. But can it tempt investors? The private equity ďŹ rm that bought the restaurant chain in late 2010, 3G Capital, will return Burger King to the stock market by selling a 29 percent stake for $1.4 billion to Justice Holdings Ltd. Once the deal is complete, Justice will be renamed Burger King Wordwide and move its stock listing from London to the New York Stock Exchange.
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Among hamburger chains, Burger Kingâ€™s market share fell from 17 percent a decade ago to 12 percent last year. Burger Kingâ€™s turnaround plans come at a time of increased competition and industry shifts. Health concerns have paved the way for restaurants like Subway to draw customers away. Thereâ€™s also competition from upstarts like Five Guys Burgers and Fries. The new menu items could be a flop if diners dismiss them as mere imitations of McDonaldâ€™s recent offerings.
Top five hamburger chains by market share Headquarters: Miami, FL Operations: 12,500 locations, in 81 countries; 90 percent of restaurants rants ts are owned by franchisees Net income 2011: $107 million CEO: Bernardo Hees Ticker: Traded under â€œBKCâ€? between 2006-10, new ticker yet to be announced
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Source: FactSet; Technomic
Candice Choi, Jenni Sohn â€˘ AP
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Backed by Burger Kingâ€™s biggest marketing campaign, 10 new menu items, including smoothies, snack wraps and salads, were added this month. Franchisees are being given incentives to remodel aging restaurants. As part of 3G Capitalâ€™s plan to overhaul operations, corporate headcount has been reduced by 40 percent; and general and administrative expenses were slashed by $107 million in Burger Kingâ€™s ďŹ rst year as a private company.
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MARKET SUMMARY G
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based on past 12 monthsâ€™ results
Dividend: $0.04 Div. Yield: 0.4% Source: FactSet
Thursday, April 19, 2012
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Like other air carriers, Southwest Airlines has been hiking air fares to offset rising fuel costs. The strategy didnâ€™t dampen its ticket sales in the last three months of 2011, for which the company reported a profit. But it apparently fell short in the first quarter. The airline is expected to report a loss for the quarter today.
The Windows operating system made Microsoft king of the PC market. But the software giantâ€™s dominance is under threat as more consumers buy mobile devices and tablet computers with rival operating systems. Its Windows revenue has fallen from the previous year in four out of the past five quarters. Will Microsoftâ€™s third-quarter results today show another dip in Windows sales?
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Dividend: $0.80 Div. Yield: 2.6% Source: FactSet
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8 • Daily Corinthian
Local Schedule Today Baseball Tish County @ Corinth, 7 1st Round Playoffs Softball Biggersville @ Wheeler, 4:30 Itawamba @ Corinth, 6 Central @ Booneville Track Division 1-3A @ Tish Co. Golf (G) 1-3A @ Kossuth, 9 a.m. Friday Baseball Kossuth @ Bruce, 7 1st Round Playoffs Softball 1st Round Playoffs Saturday Softball 1st Round Playoffs Tennis 1st Round Playoffs
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Summitt steps aside at UT Associated Press
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pat Summitt is stepping aside as Tennessee’s women’s basketball coach and taking the title of “head coach emeritus” with long-time assistant Holly Warlick being promoted to replace the sport’s winningest coach. Tennessee released a statement Wednesday announcing the move. The 59-year-old Summitt will report to the athletic director and help the women’s
“I want to ensure the stability of the program going forwards.” Pat Summitt Vols women’s coach program she guided to eight national titles. She says she supports Warlick, her assistant for 27 years and a threetime All-American playing for
Summitt, as her replacement and wants to ensure the stability of the program. The move comes less than a year after her diagnosis with early onset dementiaAlzheimer’s type. “I’ve loved being the head coach at Tennessee for 38 years, but I recognize that the time has come to move into the future and to step into a new role,” said Summitt. “I want to help ensure the stability of the program going forward. I would like to
emphasize that I fully intend to continue working as head coach emeritus, mentoring and teaching life skills to our players, and I will continue my active role as a spokesperson in the fight against Alzheimer’s through the Pat Summitt Foundation Fund. Summitt revealed her diagnosis on Aug. 23 after a few months of trying coming to terms with dementia, which had caused her problems with Please see SUMMITT | 9
Shorts Tennis Tournament The Adamsville (Tenn.) High School tennis team will be sponsoring an open non-sanctioned tournament on April 20-22 at the Buford Pusser Memorial Park. Entry deadline is today at 9 p.m. For entry forms or more information, call Michael Harvill at 731632-3273 -- between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. on Monday-Friday -- or 731-2392434 or 731-434-8960 after 6 p.m.
KHS Boosters The Kossuth Booster Club will have an important meeting on Tuesday, May 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the new gym. New officers will be elected and all members are urged to attend. For more information, call Hal Cooper (284-5968) or Alan Lyles (2663405).
Golf Tournaments ■ The 2012 Habitat for Humanity Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, April 28 at Shiloh Falls Golf Club in Pickwick, Tenn. The four-person scramble cost $200 per team and includes 18 holes of golf, cart, practice range balls and lunch. Field is open to first 35 teams. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with event beginning at 9 a.m. There will also be a putting contest. For more information call 662-415-4612. ■ The 8th Annual Wayne Mills Memorial Golf Tournament will be held May 19-20 at Hillandale Country Club. Entry fee for the two-man scramble is $210 and includes mulligans at one per person per day. Carts are available at $10 per person per day. Prizes awarded for top-three finishers in each flight, closest to the pin on par 3s and longest drive on No. 4. For more information, call Jim or Lisa Walker at 396-1094 or 2848447, or the Pro Shop at 286-8020. ■ The Golf to End Hunger Tournament will be held June 2 at Shiloh Falls Golf Club. Entry fee for the 4-person scramble, which includes lunch, is $60 per person or $240 a team. Participants can also enter putting and/or power drive contests. Sponsorship opportunities are available. To register or donate contact Shiloh Falls at 731-689-5050 or 731607-9448, or visit www.ourdailybreadministries.org.
Larry Brown has interest in SMU job Associated Press
DALLAS — Larry Brown is serious about getting back to coaching and the vacancy at SMU. Brown said Wednesday that he hasn’t yet been offered the job, but had spoken again with SMU athletic director Steve Orsini since they first met on Monday. The 71-year-old Hall of Fame coach said he expected his long-time agent, Joe Glass, to have further conversations with Orsini. “They haven’t offered me the job, I haven’t accepted the job, and I would never do it without Joe’s blessing,” Brown told The Associated Press. “I think before anything happens, Steve would probably have to have his blessing from his president. That’s where we are.” SMU, which is moving from Conference USA to the much tougher Big East in 2013, fired Matt Doherty last month after six seasons. The Mustangs haven’t won an NCAA tournament game since 1988, the year Brown led Kansas to the national championship.
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Zach Cooper turned in the Aggies’ low score of the day at the Division i-3A tournament at Shiloh Ridge Athletic Club.
Division 1-3A Golf Blue Devils capture 1-3A championship BY STEVE BEAVERS email@example.com
Booneville has some more golf to play. The Blue Devils captured the Division 1-3A championship by 17 strokes over runner-up Ripley on Wednesday at Shiloh Ridge Athletic Club. Both teams will compete in the state tournament on May 9-10 at Canton County Club. Brandon McAnally paced BHS with an 18-hole round of 80. McAnally earned medalist honors by five strokes. Host Kossuth was led by the 90 of Zach Cooper. ––– BOONEVILLE (355): Brandon McAnally 40-40 -- 80, Preston Jones 43-45 -- 88, Jake Hall 48-43 -- 91, Jay Swinney 48-48 -- 96, Kirk Hickman 52-48 -- 100.
RIPLEY (372): Jonathan Martin 43-42 -- 85, Taylor Massengill 44-45 -- 89, Charles Elliott 49-48 -- 97, Owen Childs 47-54 -- 101, Hunter Harrison 52-53 -105, BELMONT (377): Colton McKinney 42-43 -- 85, Chase Shumaker 47-48 -- 95, Nathaniel Sparks 50-48 -- 98, Tyler Massey 48-51 -- 99, Collin Harris 48-54 -- 102. KOSSUTH (383): Zach Cooper 44-46 -- 90, Logan Lyles 51-44 -- 95, Austin Emerson 43-54 -- 97, Devin Sowell 50-51 -- 101, Logan Parks 50-59 -- 109. ALCORN CENTRAL (472): Issac Byrom 44-60 -- 104, J.D. Manahan 55-58 -- 113, Dustin Parker 63-63 -126, Trevor Godwin 68-61 -129, Cody Crotts 63-73 -- 136.
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Logan Parks follows his shot during the Division 1-3A Golf Tournament.
Braves go deep in victory over Mets BY CHARLES ODUM Associated Press
ATLANTA — The weather was lousy. So was R.A. Dickey’s knuckleball. Dickey gave up three homers and eight runs in his worst outing in four years, and the New York Mets ended a .500 trip with a 14-6 loss to the Atlanta Braves. There was light rain through the early innings, making it more difficult for Dickey to throw his specialty pitch. “It’s like throwing water balloons,” Dickey said. Dan Uggla ended a 0-for24 slide against Dickey with a two-run homer. Juan Francisco and Freddie Freeman
also hit two-run drives. Francisco’s homer came on a fastball. Uggla and Freeman hit knuckleballs for their first home runs this season. “They wiggled up there but didn’t do much movement,” Dickey said of the pitches to Uggla and Freeman. Mets manager Terry Collins said the wet weather “certainly had a huge effect.” “You’ve got to have a good grip on it and in the constant rain, it was really hard for him to throw,” Collins said. Dickey said the weather “can’t be an excuse.” “I still have to find a way to keep us in the ballgame,” he said, noting he has pitched in worse conditions. “Today
I didn’t give us a very good chance.” Ike Davis homered for New York, which completed a 3-3 trip. The Mets won the series opener against Atlanta before two straight lopsided losses. “Anytime you’ll take .500 on the road, but because we got started on the trip so well, it’s a little disappointing the way it ended the last two days,” Collins said. Atlanta has won seven of eight since opening the season with four losses, including three straight in New York. The Braves set season highs for runs and hits (16). They scored 43 runs in going 5-1 on the homestand. “Today’s game, we just
kept adding on,” Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said. “I thought it was one of those games where if you didn’t, you’d be up against it. ... We’ve got the guys who are capable of doing it.” Uggla’s homer capped a four-run third that gave Atlanta a 6-3 lead. “It’s a huge load off your shoulders, especially when you’re kind of known for being a power hitter,” Uggla said of his long wait for his first homer. “It was tough for me to shoulder. I was having dreams about it.” David Wright had three RBIs, tying Darryl StrawberPlease see BRAVES | 9
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memory loss both on and off the court during the previous season. Alzheimerâ€™s is a brain disease that destroys cognitive abilities over time. With the blessing of University of Tennessee, Knoxville Chancellor Jimmy Cheek, the Hall of Fame coach said she planned to continue coaching as long as possible and that she wanted to show the world that it was still possible to function, even in the face of dementia and Alzheimerâ€™s. She had been going about business as usual But with a need to devote more attention to managing her health, Summitt handed over more duties to her longtime assistants. This season, Warlick as associate head coach took the lead during games and handles postgame interviews, while the entire staff has done the bulk of the recruiting and management of practices. Even with Warlick and assistant coaches Mickie DeMoss and Dean Lockwood carrying a larger load, Summitt continued to leave her mark through guidance and motivation with her trademark icy stare, even if she did wear the look more infrequently. Summittâ€™s diagnosis came during one of the Lady Volsâ€™ most disappointing stretches â€” by Summittâ€™s lofty standards, anyway. Tennessee hasnâ€™t won a national championship since 2008 and hasnâ€™t even reached the Final Four, which ties for their longest such drought in program history. Tennesseeâ€™s five seniors were a part of the team that lost in the first round of the 2009 NCAA tournament, the only time in school history the Lady Vols had bowed out on the first weekend. Those seniors promised they would win a ninth national championship this season not just to change their legacy and to honor Summitt, but as center Vicki Baugh put it, â€œWeâ€™re playing for everyone who has Alzheimerâ€™s.â€? They just couldnâ€™t get back to the Final Four, and the group of seniors wound up the first Lady Vols to miss the Final Four. They lost to eventual champion Baylor and Brittney Griner, a player Summitt couldnâ€™t convince to come to Knoxville, in the regional final. Itâ€™s unlikely anyone will ever come close to matching Summittâ€™s accomplishments in womenâ€™s basketball, which has seen more parity in the past decade. Summittâ€™s career ends with a 1,098-208 record, 16 regular season Southeastern Conference championships and 16 SEC tournament titles. She also led the 1984 Olympic team to a gold medal. During her time, Tennessee never failed to reach the NCAA tournament, never received a seed lower than No. 5 and reached 18 Final Fours.
East Division W L Pct GB 9 3 .750 â€” 7 5 .583 2 7 5 .583 2 5 6 .455 3Â˝ 5 6 .455 3Â˝ Central Division W L Pct GB St. Louis 8 3 .727 â€” Milwaukee 5 6 .455 3 Cincinnati 4 7 .364 4 Houston 4 7 .364 4 Pittsburgh 4 7 .364 4 Chicago 3 8 .273 5 West Division W L Pct GB Los Angeles 9 2 .818 â€” Arizona 7 4 .636 2 Colorado 5 6 .455 4 San Francisco 5 6 .455 4 San Diego 3 9 .250 6Â˝ â€“â€“â€“ Tuesdayâ€™s Games Washington 1, Houston 0 Miami 5, Chicago Cubs 2 Atlanta 9, N.Y. Mets 3 Milwaukee 5, L.A. Dodgers 4 St. Louis 2, Cincinnati 1, 10 innings Colorado 5, San Diego 3 Pittsburgh 5, Arizona 4 San Francisco 4, Philadelphia 2 Wednesdayâ€™s Games Atlanta 14, N.Y. Mets 6 Pittsburgh at Arizona, (n) Houston at Washington, (n) Chicago Cubs at Miami, (n) L.A. Dodgers at Milwaukee, (n) Cincinnati at St. Louis, (n) San Diego at Colorado, (n) Philadelphia at San Francisco, (n) Thursdayâ€™s Games Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 2-0) at Miami (Nolasco 1-0), 11:40 a.m. L.A. Dodgers (Harang 0-1) at Milwaukee (Wolf 0-1), 21:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Arroyo 0-0) at St. Louis (Wainwright 0-2), 12:45 p.m. Houston (Norris 0-0) at Washington (E.Jackson 1-0), 7605 p.m. Atlanta (Minor 1-1) at Arizona (Collmenter 0-0), 8:40 p.m. Philadelphia (Worley 0-1) at San Diego (Wieland 0-1), 9:05 p.m. Fridayâ€™s Games Cincinnati at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m. Miami at Washington, 6:05 p.m. St. Louis at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m. San Francisco at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Houston, 7:05 p.m. Colorado at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m. Atlanta at Arizona, 8:40 p.m. Philadelphia at San Diego, 9:05 p.m.. Washington Atlanta New York Miami Philadelphia
A.L. standings, schedule East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 7 4 .636 â€” Toronto 6 4 .600 Â˝ New York 6 5 .545 1 Tampa Bay 5 6 .455 2 Boston 4 7 .364 3 Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 8 3 .727 â€” Chicago 5 5 .500 2Â˝ Cleveland 4 4 .500 2Â˝ Kansas City 3 8 .273 5 Minnesota 3 8 .273 5 West Division W L Pct GB Texas 9 2 .818 â€” Seattle 6 5 .545 3 Los Angeles 4 6 .400 4Â˝ Oakland 4 7 .364 5 â€“â€“â€“ Tuesdayâ€™s Games N.Y. Yankees 8, Minnesota 3 Toronto 7, Tampa Bay 3 Texas 18, Boston 3 Baltimore 3, Chicago White Sox 2 Detroit 3, Kansas City 1 Oakland 5, L.A. Angels 3 Cleveland 9, Seattle 8 Wednesdayâ€™s Games Minnesota at N.Y. Yankees, (n) Tampa Bay at Toronto, (n) Texas at Boston, (n) Baltimore at Chicago White Sox, (n) Detroit at Kansas City, (n) Oakland at L.A. Angels, (n) Cleveland at Seattle, (n) Thursdayâ€™s Games Baltimore (Hammel 1-0) at Chicago White Sox (Floyd 1-1), 1:10 p.m.
Minnesota (Swarzak 0-2) at N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 0-2), 6:05 p.m. Texas (Darvish 1-0) at Detroit (Wilk 0-1), 6:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Hellickson 1-0) at Toronto (H.Alvarez 0-0), 6:07 p.m. Oakland (Milone 1-1) at L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 2-0), 9:05 p.m. Cleveland (Tomlin 0-1) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 1-1), 9:10 p.m. Fridayâ€™s Games N.Y. Yankees at Boston, 2:05 p.m. Texas at Detroit, 6:05 p.m. Minnesota at Tampa Bay, 6:10 p.m. Toronto at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Baltimore at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m. Cleveland at Oakland, 9:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.
Pro Basketball NBA standings, schedule EASTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB y-Chicago 46 15 .754 â€” y-Miami 43 17 .717 2Â˝ x-Indiana 40 22 .645 6Â˝ x-Boston 36 26 .581 10Â˝ x-Atlanta 36 25 .590 10 x-Orlando 36 25 .590 10 New York 32 29 .525 14 Philadelphia 31 30 .508 15 Milwaukee 29 31 .483 16Â˝ Detroit 23 38 .377 23 New Jersey 22 40 .355 24Â˝ Toronto 22 40 .355 24Â˝ Cleveland 20 40 .333 25Â˝ Washington 15 46 .246 31 Charlotte 7 53 .117 38Â˝ WESTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB y-San Antonio 44 16 .733 â€” y-Oklahoma City 44 17 .721 Â˝ x-L.A. Lakers 39 23 .629 6 x-L.A. Clippers 38 23 .623 6Â˝ Memphis 36 25 .590 8Â˝ Denver 34 27 .557 10Â˝ Dallas 34 28 .548 11 Phoenix 32 29 .525 12Â˝ Houston 32 29 .525 12Â˝ Utah 32 30 .516 13 Portland 28 34 .452 17 Minnesota 25 38 .397 20Â˝ Golden State 22 38 .367 22 Sacramento 20 41 .328 24Â˝ New Orleans 19 42 .311 25Â˝ x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division â€“â€“â€“ Tuesdayâ€™s Games Indiana 102, Philadelphia 97 Detroit 116, Cleveland 77 Memphis 91, Minnesota 84 New York 118, Boston 110 San Antonio 112, L.A. Lakers 91 Wednesdayâ€™s Games Philadelphia at Cleveland, (n) Chicago at Charlotte, (n) Milwaukee at Washington (n) Detroit at Atlanta (n) Toronto at Miami, (n) New York at New Jersey, (n) New Orleans at Memphis, (n) Orlando at Boston, (n) Houston at Dallas, (n) L.A. Clippers at Denver, (n) San Antonio at Sacramento, (n) Utah at Portland, (n) Oklahoma City at Phoenix, (n) L.A. Lakers at Golden State, (n) Thursdayâ€™s Games Milwaukee at Indiana, 6 p.m. Minnesota at Detroit, 6:30 p.m. Houston at New Orleans, 7p.m. Chicago at Miami, 7 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Phoenix, 9:30 p.m. Fridayâ€™s Games Boston at Atlanta, 6 p.m. Memphis at Charlotte, 6 p.m. New York at Cleveland, 6:30 p.m. Golden State at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. L.A. Lakers at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m. Oklahoma City at Sacramento, 9 p.m.
Hockey NHL playoffs schedule (x-if necessary) FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Wednesday Friday New Jersey 3, Florida 2, New Jersey leads series 1-0 Philadelphia 8, Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia leads series 2-0
Detroit 3, Nashville 2, series tied 1-1 Los Angeles 4, Vancouver 2, Los Angeles leads series 2-0 Saturday Washington 2, Boston 1, 2OT, series tied 1-1 Ottawa 3, NY Rangers 2, OT, series tied 1-1 St. Louis 3, San Jose 0, series tied 1-1 Chicago 4, Phoenix 3, OT, series tied 1-1 Sunday, April 15 Nashville 3, Detroit 2, Nashville leads series 2-1 Philadelphia 8, Pittsburgh 4, Philadelphia leads series 3-0 Florida 4, New Jersey 2, series tied 1-1 Los Angeles 1, Vancouver 0, Los Angeles leads series 3-0 Monday, April 16 NY Rangers 1, Ottawa 0, NY Rangers leads series 2-1 Boston 4, Washington 3, Boston leads series 2-1 St. Louis 4, San Jose 3, St. Louis leads series 2-1 Tuesday, April 17 Florida 4, New Jersey 3, Florida leads series 2-1 Nashville 3, Detroit 1, Nashville leads series 3-1 Phoenix at Chicago, 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 18 Florida 4, New Jersey 3, Florida leads series 2-1 Nashville 3, Detroit 1, Nashville leads series 3-1 Phoenix 3, Chicago 2, OT, Phoenix leads series tied 2-1 Thursday, April 19 Florida at New Jersey, 6 p.m. Boston at Washington, 6:30 p.m. Phoenix at Chicago, 7 p.m. St. Louis at San Jose, 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 20 x-Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 6:30 p.m. Detroit at Nashville, 7 p.m. Saturday, April 21 Washington at Boston, 2 p.m. New Jersey at Florida, 5:30 p.m. Ottawa at NY Rangers, 6 p.m. San Jose at St. Louis, 6:30 p.m. Chicago at Phoenix, 9 p.m. Sunday, April 22 x-Boston at Washington, TBD x-Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, TBD x-Nashville at Detroit, TBD x-Los Angeles at Vancouver, TBD Monday, April 23 x-NY Rangers at Ottawa, TBD x-Phoenix at Chicago, TBD x-St. Louis at San Jose, TBD Tuesday, April 24 x-Florida at New Jersey, TBD x-Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, TBD x-Detroit at Nashville, TBD x-Vancouver at Los Angeles, TBD Wednesday, April 25 x-Washington at Boston, TBD x-San Jose at St. Louis, TBD x-Chicago at Phoenix, TBD Thursday, April 26 x-Ottawa at NY Rangers, TBD x-New Jersey at Florida, TBD x-Los Angeles at Vancouver, TBD
Miscellaneous Transactions BASEBALL Major League Baseball MLBâ€“Suspended Cleveland RHP Jeanmar Gomez five games and fined him an undisclosed amount for intentionally throwing at and hitting Kansas Cityâ€™s Mike Moustakas in an April 14 game. American League MINNESOTA TWINSâ€“Recalled RHP Jason Marquis from New Britain (EL). Designated 1B Luke Hughes for assignment. National League ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKSâ€“Selected the contract of INF Cody Ransom and OF A.J. Pollock from Reno (PCL). Placed INF Geoff Blum on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 17 and OF Chris Young and on the 15-day DL. American Association KANSAS CITY T-BONESâ€“Signed Dan Kickham and RHP Josh Rainwater. LAREDO LEMURSâ€“Signed INF Brad Emaus. Released RHP Jose Velasquez. SIOUX FALLS PHEASANTSâ€“Released RHP Adam Cowart. WICHITA WINGNUTSâ€“Released LHP Shawn Joy and RHP Anthony Ortega. WINNIPEG GOLDEYESâ€“Signed OF Jon Weber. Traded OF Cristian Guerrero to Sioux Falls for a player to be named. Can-Am League NEW JERSEY JACKALSâ€“Traded 1B Joe Agreste to Evansville (FL) for future considerations. QUEBEC CAPITALESâ€“Signed INF-C Josue Peley.
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ry for the Metsâ€™ career record at 733. Wright is hitting .500. Collins said Wrightâ€™s strong start reminds him of Jeff Bagwellâ€™s 1994 MVP season. â€œWeâ€™re very happy for him,â€? Collins said. â€œHe came into spring training bound and determined to have a big year. Heâ€™s off to a great start and itâ€™s fun to watch him play.â€?
NEW YORK â€” Missy Franklin has about five weeks left of her junior year of high school, just over two months before Olympic trials, and 100 days until the London Games. The 16-year-old swimmer won three gold medals at last summerâ€™s world championships, the kind of performance
that makes for a potential breakout star heading into London. Franklin, who lives outside Denver, missed a couple of days of school to travel to Times Square for a U.S. Olympic Committee celebration of Wednesdayâ€™s milestone date. Thrilled that someone found a team jacket with long enough sleeves to fit her 6-foot-1 frame, the teenager breezed her way
Francisco homered in the second and Freeman hit an opposite-field drive to left in the fifth that chased Dickey (2-1), who allowed eight runs and eight hits in 4 1-3 innings. Atlanta has won seven of eight since opening the season with four losses, including three straight in New York. Cristhian Martinez (1-0) gave up one run and three hits in two innings to win in relief of Jair Jurrjens, whose
Television Todayâ€™s lineup Live, same-day, and delayed national TV sports coverage for April 19. Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 7 p.m. (ESPN2) â€” Alabama at Georgia GOLF 8 a.m. (TGC) â€” European PGA Tour, China Open, first round, at Tianjin, China (same-day tape) 2 p.m. (TGC) â€” PGA Tour, Texas Open, first round, at San Antonio 5:30 p.m. (TGC) â€” LPGA, LOTTE Championship, second round, at Kapolei, Hawaii MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 11:30 a.m. (MLB) â€” Regional coverage, Chicago Cubs at Miami or L.A. Dodgers at Milwaukee (1 p.m. start) 11:30 a.m. (WGN) â€” Chicago Cubs at Miami 6 p.m. (MLB) â€” Regional coverage, Texas at Detroit or Minnesota at N.Y. Yankees 9 p.m. (MLB) â€” Regional coverage, Cleveland at Seattle or Oakland at L.A. Angels NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (TNT) â€” Chicago at Miami 9:30 p.m. (TNT) â€” L.A. Clippers at Phoenix NHL HOCKEY 6:30 p.m. (NBCSN) â€” Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 4, Boston at Washington 7 p.m. (CNBC) â€” Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 4, Phoenix at Chicago 9:30 p.m. (NBCSN) â€” Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 4, St. Louis at San Jose
Auto Racing Weekend racing NASCAR SPRINT CUP STP 400 Site: Kansas City, Kan. Schedule: Friday, practice (Speed, 12:30-2 p.m., 3:30-5 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (Speed, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.); Sunday, race, Noon (FOX, 11:30 a.m.3 p.m.). Track: Kansas Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 400.5 miles, 267 laps. Last year: Brad Keselowski raced to the first of his three 2011 victories, stretching his fuel perfectly. Dale Earnhardt Jr. was second.
ERA rose to 8.10. Winless in three starts, Jurrjens allowed four runs, seven hits and four walks in four-plus innings. Trailing 3-2, the Braves went ahead in the third on Martin Pradoâ€™s two-run double. After Ugglaâ€™s homer extended the lead, the Mets closed to 6-4 in the fifth on a run-scoring infield hit by Wright. Freemanâ€™s homer made it 8-4 in the bottom half. New Mets leadoff hitter Kirk Nieu-
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through interviews and an appearance on stage. Franklin won five medals overall at worlds, including individual gold in the 200-meter backstroke. She turns 17 on May 10, then her school year finishes at the end of the month â€” just in time for the final preparations for trials, which start June 25. In 1988, Janet Evans turned 17 just before competing at the Seoul Games,
WORCESTER TORNADOESâ€“Signed INF John Welch. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBAâ€“Fined Dallas G Delonte West $25,000 for a physical taunt by poking Utahâ€™s Gordon Hayward in the ear during an April 16 game. CLEVELAND CAVALIERSâ€“Recalled F Luke Harangody from Canton (NBADL). FOOTBALL Arena Football League ORLANDO PREDATORSâ€“Signed QB Nate Davis. SAN JOSE SABERCATSâ€“Announced the addition of DL Derek Simmons. United Indoor Football League FLORIDA TARPONSâ€“Acquired DE Joshua Long from Lakeland for DB Aaron Hodges, WR Chuck Walker and an undisclosed cash payment. HOCKEY National Hockey League NHLâ€“Suspended Phoenix F Raffi Torres indefinitely for a hit that knocked Chicago F Marian Hossa out of an April 17 game. PHOENIX COYOTESâ€“Recalled F Matt Watkins from Portland (AHL). COLLEGE GEORGE WASHINGTONâ€“Named Megan Duffy womenâ€™s assistant basketball coach. PROVIDENCEâ€“Named Dan Durkin and Kristeena Alexander womenâ€™s assistant basketball coaches. TENNESSEEâ€“Announced womenâ€™s basketball coach Pat Summitt will take the title of â€œhead coach emeritusâ€? and promoted assistant coach Holly Warlick to head coach. TOLEDOâ€“Announced the NCAA denied its appeal on next yearâ€™s postseason ban for the menâ€™s basketball team because of below-standard Academic Performance Rate scores. The team will be forced to give up three regular-season games and cut its practice time.
Last week: Greg Biffle won at Texas to end a 49-race winless streak and give owner Jack Roush his ninth victory in 23 Cup races at the track. Biffle has 17 career victories. Jimmie Johnson was second. Fast facts: Biffle leads the season standings, 19 points ahead of Daytona 500 winner Matt Kenseth and Earnhardt. ... Hendrick Motorsports is winless in 13 races since Johnsonâ€™s victory at the track in October. The organization has 199 wins. ... Earnhardt is winless in 136 races since his fuel-mileage victory at Michigan in June 2008, his lone win in 151 starts for Hendrick Motorsports. He had 17 victories in 291 starts for Dale Earnhardt Inc. ... Defending series champion Tony Stewart has won two of the first seven races. ... Keselowski won at Bristol last month. Next race: Richmond 400, April 28, Richmond International Raceway, Richmond, Va. Online: http://www.nascar.com ___ CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SFP 250 Site: Kansas City, Kan. Schedule: Friday, practice (Speed, 2-3:30 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (Speed, 9:30-10:30 a.m.), race, 1 p.m. (Speed, 12:30-3:30 p.m.). Track: Kansas Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 250.5 miles, 167 laps. Last year: Clint Bowyer won in his home state, leading 142 laps of 167 laps. Bowyer is from Emporia. Johnny Sauter was second. Last week: Sprint Cup driver Kasey Kahne won in NASCARâ€™s return to Rockingham Speedway, holding off Turner Motorsports teammate James Buescher. Kahne has four victories in five career Truck Series starts. Fast facts: Timothy Peters leads the season standings, six points ahead of Justin Lofton. ... The race is the fourth of the season. John King won the opener at Daytona, and Sprint Cup driver Kevin Harvick took the Martinsville race. Next race: N. C. Education Lottery 200, May 18, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C. Online: http://www.nascar.com ___ NATIONWIDE Next race: Richmond 250, April 27, Richmond International Raceway, Richmond, Va. Last week: Defending series champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won at Texas to extend Roush Fenwayâ€™s Nationwide winning streak at the track to four. Paul Menard was second. Online: http://www.nascar.com ___ FORMULA ONE BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX Site: Sakhir, Bahrain. Schedule: Friday, practice (Speed, 6-7:30 a.m.); Saturday, practice, qualifying (Speed, 6-7:30 a.m.); Sunday, race, 7 a.m. (Speed, 6:30-9 a.m., 12:30-3 p.m.). Track: Bahrain International (road course, 3.36 miles). Race distance: 191.53 miles, 57 laps. Last year: The race was canceled because of clashes between security forces and anti-government protesters. Ferrariâ€™s Fernando Alonso won the 2010 race. Last week: Mercedesâ€™ Nico Rosberg won the Chinese Grand Prix for his first F1 victory, starting from the pole and beating McLarenâ€™s Jenson Button by 20.6 seconds. Fast facts: Protesters hurled firebombs and riot police fired tear gas Friday, hours after F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone declared the Gulf nation safe to host the race. The clashes broke out after the funeral of activist Ahmed Ismail. ... The race is the fourth of the season. Button took the opener in Australia, and Alonso won in Malaysia. ... McLarenâ€™s Lewis Hamilton leads the season standings with 45 points, two more than teammate Button. Red Bullâ€™s Sebastian Vettel, an 11-time winner last year en route to his second straight championship, is fifth with 29 points. Next race: Spanish Grand Prix, May 13, Catalunya Circuit, Barcelona, Spain.
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Josh Willingham, Minnesota The Twins are struggling to score runs, but Willingham showed why Minnesota signed the free agent over the winter. He hit an even .500 and slugged north of 1.000 with three home runs.
C.J. Wilson, Los Angeles It hasn’t been the kind of start to the 2012 season that the Angels expected, but Wilson was a lone bright spot last week. He won both his starts with a 1.38 ERA and 1.15 WHIP.
Matt Kemp, Los Angeles For the second week in a row, the most feared hitter in the NL is honored here. Kemp hit .455 for the week with an NL-leading four home runs and nine RBIs. He scored seven times.
Jake Westbrook, St. Louis The Cardinals are getting strong starting pitching from unexpected sources, and Westbrook tossed two gems this week. He won at Cincinnati, then defeated the Cubs at home. In 14 innings he was 2-0 with a 0.64 ERA and 0.86 WHIP.
Trevor Bauer, Arizona The No. 3 overall pick in the 2011 draft is as unconventional as you will find. His pregame routine includes foul pole-to-foul pole long toss and agility drills with a flex pole. He began this season at Double-A Mobile and is 3-0 after three starts with a 0.57 ERA. Harnessing his pitches is what will take him to the next level. In 15.2 innings, he’s allowed just eight hits, but he has walked 12 and thrown five wild pitches. His 20 strikeouts show that when he’s in the strike zone, he’s tough to hit. Dylan Bundy, Baltimore Drafted fourth overall last summer, Baseball America has Bundy ranked as the No. 10 prospect entering this season. The 19-year-old has made two professional starts (both this season) and has pitched just six innings. But he has been perfect: no hits, no walks, no hit batsmen and no runs, with 12 Ks. He’s pitching for the Single-A Delmarva Shorebirds.
April 20, 1912 Fenway Park opened as the Red Sox defeated the Yankees, 7-6 in 11 innings. In Detroit, the Tigers opened Tiger Stadium with a win over the Indians. April 18, 1958 The Dodgers hosted the Giants for the first-ever game in Los Angeles. After a downtown parade, 78,682 fans crowded into the L.A. Coliseum to watch the Dodgers win 6-5. April 17, 1969 In only the 10th game in the history of the Montreal Expos, Bill Stoneman tossed a no-hitter against the Philadelphia Phillies. He walked five and whiffed eight. The game took two hours and 24 minutes, and was seen by just 6,496 fans in Philadelphia.
Remember those cool little trophies that Topps has put on baseball cards of the previous year’s best rookies? The card company began the practice in 1960 honoring the best rookies from 1959 — a group that included the likes of Pumpsie Green and Hall of Famer Willie McCovey. Since that time, Topps has forsaken the trophies in a few years, but has continued to select an All-Rookie Team. Topps usually honors eight position players and two pitchers, one right-handed, one lefty. We prefer four starters and a closer. Here’s our lineup of the top 2012 rookies we believe will be honored by Topps at the end of the season. Some are still in the minors, but you will know their names by the end of the summer.
CATCHER Hector Sanchez, San Francisco Sanchez won’t get as many plate appearances as other catchers because of some guy named Buster Posey. But as the Giants get Posey more time at first base, Sanchez will continue to impress with his bat and arm. Others: Devin Mesoraco, Cincinnati; Wilin Rosario, Colorado
FIRST BASE Anthony Rizzo, Chicago Cubs Rizzo is likely to make the scene by the end of May, and will immediately take his place in the middle of the Cubs’ lineup. The Cubbies need his bat, for sure. Other: Chris Parmelee, Minnesota
SECOND BASE Freddy Galvis, Philadelphia Given the full-time gig in Philadelphia until Chase Utley returns, Galvis’ bat has been slow starting this season, but he knows how to play the position — and there is little competition at the position. Other: Kolten Wong, St. Louis
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Rangers Joe Nathan gets first save, bullpen only potential problem. Dodgers Matt Kemp determined to have monster season. Tigers Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder latest version of Bash Bros. Yankees Derek Jeter off to hottest start of his career. Cardinals Kyle Lohse, Lance Lynn, Jake Westbrook are all 2-0. Diamondbacks Bullpen becoming strength of the team. Nationals Stephen Strasburg is officially dominant. Blue Jays Kyle Drabek finally pitching like an ace. Phillies Phils’ leader: 5 RBIs; Ryan Howard: 11 after 9 games in 2011. Red Sox Big Papi crushing the ball early. Braves Atlanta needs Jason Heyward and he’s producing. Rays Rays out of the gate slowly once again. Brewers Cleanup hitters are batting just .103 with no homers. Angels Offense is struggling and bullpen is terrible. Reds Aroldis Chapman dominant in relief role. Indians Derek Lowe settling in as Cleveland’s ace. Giants Tough blow losing Brian Wilson for the season. Rockies Rockies and opponents have identical .777 OPS. Mariners Outhomered 15-7, but outscored by only two, 42-40. Marlins Giancarlo Santon yet to go deep, Omar Infante has four. Orioles Four regulars hitting better than .285; four below .220. Mets Relievers Francisco, Byrdak, Rauch and Parnell 1 ER in 16.2 IP. White Sox Opponents batting .196 with runners in scoring position. A’s May have found another ace in lefty Tom Milone. Pirates Bucs have 2.57 ERA and .188 batting average. Royals Hitting .313 at home, .227 on the road. Astros J.D. Martinez becoming a big hit in Houston. Cubs Cubs have no home runs from their No. 3 and No. 4 hitters. Padres Hitting .219 on the road, .179 at Petco Park. Twins Josh Willingham brings big bat to Minneapolis.
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Nolan Arenado, Colorado The third baseman has hit well at every stop, including spring training this season. The hot corner in Denver will be his later this summer. He is among the best long-term prospects on this list as well.
Jesus Montero, Seattle He has finally arrived. The much-publicized prized hitting prospect in the Yankees organization was traded to Seattle over the winter. Mariners fans will not be disappointed. The man can hit and will be the linchpin of Seattle’s offense for several years.
SHORTSTOP Tyler Pastornicky, Atlanta Clearly, the deepest position for rookies this season, there are shortstops galore. Pastornicky isn’t the best defender of this group, but he is expected to hit close to .300 and steal 20-plus bases. Others: Zack Cozart, Cincinnati; Nick Franklin, Seattle; Marvin Gonzalez, Houston; Jose Iglesias, Boston
OUTFIELD Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland The Cuban defector has quickly proven he has power to spare and is not overmatched by big league pitching. It will be interesting to see how well he adjusts once opponents have more thorough scouting reports on him. Bryce Harper, Washington I suppose if he doesn’t become a first-ballot Hall of Famer after all the hype, his career will be considered a colossal failure. But seriously, his bat is major league ready. The Nationals want him to get a little more comfortable in center field, and it never hurts to delay the major league service clock from ticking. Brett Jackson, Chicago Cubs The Cubs need an infusion of youth and offense. Jackson has proven to be an all-around player in the minor leagues. With Chicago outfielders struggling offensively, Jackson could see an earlier promotion than originally expected. Others: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels; Kirk Nieuwenhuis, New York Mets; Leonys Martin, Texas
STARTING PITCHER Yu Darvish, Texas His large frame and velocity separate him from previous starting pitchers from Japan. Darvish will have the run support and defense to allow him to put up nice numbers, even when he struggles. Matt Moore, Tampa Bay When a manager trusts a youngster enough for him to make the first start of his career in Game 1 of the ALDS, it makes you think the pitcher must be special. Moore is the next young ace for the Rays. Tom Milone, Oakland He doesn’t overpower hitters, but much like Tom Glavine a couple of decades ago, Milone keeps hitters off balance and they rarely square him up. AP Photo Bryce Harper (top) is expected to make his major Manny Banuelos, N.Y. Yankees The Yankees have questions league debut this season. Yoenis Cespedes of Oakin the their rotation and are land has already taken the Bay Area by storm with his power. dealing with a few health issues. Banuelos has a minor RELIEF PITCHER back injury, but is not expected to Hector Santiago, Chicago White Sox miss very much time, possibly just Santiago is the reason that the White one start at Triple-A. He could be a Sox were so willing to part with Serfixture in the Yanks’ rotation by midgio Santos and his 30 saves from last summer. season. Santiago has the demeanor Others: Drew Pomeranz, Colorado; and poise to close. Julio Teheran, Atlanta; Drew Smyly, Others: Addison Reed, Chicago Detroit; Jacob Turner, Detroit; White Sox; Ryan Cook, Oakland; Brad Peacock, Oakland David Phelps, New York Yankees
Active pitchers who have held opponents to a sub-.200 batting average over a full season: Justin Verlander 2011 (.192); Johan Santana 2004 (.192); Kerry Wood 1998 (.196) [min. 162 innings]. Times players have hit 40-plus home runs in a season over the past three years. Jose Bautista and Albert Pujols are the only players to accomplish it twice.
Can you name the only pitcher since 1955 to win 20 games while pitching less than 200 innings?
Teams that ended last weekend with a team batting average below .200. The Padres ended Sunday with a .191 average and the Pirates finished up at .188. Pitching staffs that ended last weekend holding opponents to a sub-.200 batting average. Toronto’s pitchers are holding opponents to a .199 average, and the Nationals’ pitchers are even stingier at .186. Players with enough plate appearances to qualify hitting below the Mendoza Line (.200). Players with enough plate appearances to qualify not even on the interstate yet, hitting below .100. Marlon Byrd of the Cubs ranks at the bottom of the 193 players with a .065 average and .212 OPS. Athlon Sports
TRIVIA ANSWER: In 2002, Pedro Martinez of the Boston Red Sox had one of the most dominating seasons in the last 30 years. He was 20-4 with a 2.26 ERA and 239 strikeouts in just 199.1 innings.
Yankees, Red Sox Avoid the Cellar The Baltimore Orioles are bad enough that they won’t let it happen this season, but just in case you’re wondering, the last time the Yankees and Red Sox finished last and next-to-last in their division/league was in 1966. The only other time was way back in 1925. Now in 1966, the Red Sox were a year away from winning the pennant in 1967, and the Yankees were two years removed from winning five straight from 1960-64. Boston had stars like Carl Yastrzemski, George Scott, Jim Lonborg and a young Tony Conigliaro. The Yankees had Elston Howard behind the plate, Bobby Richardson at second and an outfield of Roy White, Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris. Howard, Mantle and Maris were all former MVPs. Mel Stottlemyre and Al Downing led the pitching staff that included an aging Whitey Ford. But somehow the Red Sox managed to finish ninth, 26 games back of the Orioles (who swept the Dodgers in the World Series) and the Yankees a half game behind the Sox. I wonder how Mickey, Maris and Whitey felt about finishing last. Back in 1925, the Red Sox were a collection of no-name players, so it’s understandable that they would finish last, 49.5 games out of first. But Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Bob Meusel and Earle Combs led the Yankees’ lineup. You would think that would be enough firepower to support a pitching staff of Herb Pennock, Urban Shocker, Waite Hoyt and Sad Sam Jones. And the Yankees were 21 games better than the Red Sox, but still finished seventh in the eight-team league. Must have been why Sam was so sad.
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Moyer ignores Father Time, notches another win at 49 BY PAT GRAHAM Associated Press
DENVER — Jamie Moyer is headed to the Hall of Fame. Well, maybe his uniform anyway. Or perhaps even his glove. Cooperstown has asked for some sort of memorabilia from Moyer to commemorate his record-setting night as the 49-year-old left-hander became the oldest pitcher to ever win a major league contest. And whatever the Hall of Fame decides it
wants, Moyer said he will certainly deliver after throwing seven efficient innings to help the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Tuesday. “To have your name mentioned with great players of the past or Hall of Fame players, it’s pretty special,” Moyer said. For Moyer (1-2), making history was nice. But stopping the Rockies’ two-game skid was just as rewarding. Moyer was effective all evening as he picked up
his 268th career win, tying him with Hall of Famer Jim Palmer for 34th on the career list. He relied on a cutter the Padres couldn’t get good wood on and a 78mph fastball that danced all over the place. Moyer gave up just six hits and two runs — both unearned — as he kept the Padres hitters off balance and guessing. “Today, for me, just like it’s been my previous two starts — going out and trying to give my best effort,” Moyer said.
That’s a tried and true formula for success, one that’s worked well for Moyer over a career that has stretched nearly a quarter century and included 689 games. Moyer earned that elusive win for the ages in his third start of the season. He is 49 years, 150 days old. That’s important to note since before Moyer’s effort the oldest pitcher to win a game in the majors was Jack Quinn of the Brooklyn Dodgers on Sept. 13, 1932, when he
was 49 years, 70 days old. Moyer doesn’t know all that much about Quinn. He wishes he did, though. “As players, we should know more about the game, the history of the game,” Moyer said. “You need to respect the game and the people that came before you.” He’s definitely a part of baseball’s lore now. But this milestone win was far from easy. Rafael Betancourt struggled in the ninth as he surrendered a solo homer to Nick Hundley
and put two more runners on before striking out Yonder Alonso to close out the game. About the only flaw to the night were two more errors by smooth-fielding shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, giving him six already this season. The Gold Glove winner had six all of last year. With streaks of gray in his hair, Moyer looks like a player who will turn 50 in November. But once he steps on the mound that youthful exuberance returns.
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Ex-wife can’t take man’s trash talk about girlfriend DEAR ABBY: My exhusband likes to call to ask me for advice. Our most recent conversation was in regard to his girlfriend and her sexual past, which he knew about before they Abigail started Van Buren dating. He now disapDear Abby proves of her history and he began calling her unpleasant names. He tells me he deserves better but intends to stay with her until he gets bored. Hearing this sort of talk gives me a stomachache and heartburn. I feel ter-
rible for the woman. I want to be a friend to my ex, but I'm not sure I can handle the stress it causes. He has had a hard life, and I didn't make it any easier by divorcing him. Is the only solution not to take his calls, like my friends tell me? I'm not sure I can do that without major guilt. — WISCONSIN READER DEAR READER: I'll offer another option: The next time your ex starts asking you for relationship advice, tell him you don't like hearing the way he talks about his girlfriend. Explain that it makes you so uncomfortable that you prefer to avoid the topic of his love life. If he respects your
wishes, continue taking his calls. If not, because you find them upsetting, refuse them. And please, stop feeling guilty about the divorce. From your description of your former husband, he is a user, and you're lucky to be rid of him. DEAR ABBY: I attend a church with about 350 worshippers. The church provides a supervised nursery for infants to 2 years of age. Most parents with babies use it. However, one couple has a 2-year-old child and a 2-month-old baby. These parents do not take advantage of the nursery, but keep the kids in the sanctuary. Last Sunday the baby,
who was in the father's arms, cried during most of the service. The parents may be able to tune it out, but many of us were very distracted by the wailing. The father is a schoolteacher. I couldn't help but wonder how this teacher would handle a student who caused such a disruption in his classroom. I don't think he would tolerate an hour of loud crying from anyone. Why don't these people understand their behavior prevents others from worshipping as they would like? — SILENCE, PLEASE DEAR SILENCE, PLEASE: That's a good question, and one I recommend you pose to the
person who was conducting the service. Out of consideration for the congregation, he or she should “remind” the parents that the nursery is available, and stress that in the future it be used to prevent the problem from recurring because the disruption caused “so many complaints.” DEAR ABBY: I was recently a bridesmaid at a friend's wedding. The bride gave all of us bridesmaids gifts after the reception. The bags were fancy and contained expensive gourmet chocolate candy. When I went to open mine, I noticed the box had already been unwrapped and half of it had been eaten. I didn't
say anything to the others or the bride because I didn't want to hurt her feelings or seem ungrateful. What should I do? — BRIDESMAID IN TENNESSEE DEAR BRIDESMAID: While it's unfortunate, I see no reason to bring it up now. Expensive or not, it's only a box of chocolates, and it appears someone may have bitten off more than they should chew. (Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.)
tion to a sink full of dishes or a random and disparate pile of paperwork, that kind of stress is actually good for Virgo. It provides a purpose and an opportunity to straighten up a corner of the world, thus making it a better place. BAD STRESS: Guilt produces a negative stress in Virgo. This sign has a hard time letting things go. Also, because of Virgo's tendency to be hypervigilant, Virgo sometimes feels guilty about things that are, in reality, not Virgo's fault and are beyond Virgo's control. STRESS BUSTER: Meditation and mantras that focus on detaching from upsetting situations, thoughts and patterns are most helpful to Virgo. Repeating the simple mantra “let it go” while breathing deeply in and
out is a simple and effective mood changer. Also, leaving a situation by taking a walk or a drive can lend a helpful new perspective. CELEBRITY PROFILES: Though many babies born today will be Taurus, in the year Kate Hudson was born, April 19 was an Aries birthday. In fact, there is nary a Taurus planet to be found in this actress's chart. With her sun, Mercury and Mars in the fiery, passionate sign of the ram, Hudson embodies the zesty, passionate, high energy of Aries. Her natal Venus in Pisces is a common aspect among successful actresses. (If you would like to write to Holiday Mathis, please go to www.creators.com and click on “Write the Author” on the Holiday Mathis page.)
Horoscopes by Holiday BY HOLIDAY MATHIS Depending on what time they are born, some babies born today will be Aries and some will be Taurus. The sun moves into the Taurean part of the sky at 9:12 a.m. PST, making babies born beyond that point today bulls, not rams. The weeks to come bring a focus on the beauty in the world, especially that which is material in nature. ARIES (March 21-April 19). Feeling in control of your time is a key element of happiness and one you'll be grappling with today, as your loved ones need so much of your attention. Talk openly about your needs and expectations. TAURUS (April 20May 20). Your instincts drive you toward instant gratification. It's not your fault, but it is your challenge. A planning ritual will help you stay focused. What could you accomplish in order to feel productive and successful at day's end? GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You'll get the chance to compete, and you should seize this chance in the spirit of fun and
new experience. Beating the other players is far less important than doing your best. CANCER (June 22-July 22). Today you will do the same things you did yesterday, but with a new lightness of being. You're not trying to win love and approval with your actions. You're doing the things you do because it's what you enjoy. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You like to be right, but not at another person's expense. Someone you love should have listened to you but didn't. You'll wisely resist saying “I told you so.” VIRGO (Aug. 23Sept. 22). You may not be completely in touch with what's in your mind and heart, but your feet seem to know what's going on. They take you out the door and straight to where you can get clarity and peace. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). People want to connect with you, and if they don't have a good reason to do so, they may just invent one. Knowing this, weigh each request and suggestion. Try to assess the motive behind it.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24Nov. 21). You're not one to look back, and yet you can't help thinking about what you almost had. Second chances abound as long as you realize what you missed out on and are willing to try again. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You like to see things well done, whether or not you're the one doing them. Your moneymaking faculties will be put to good use as you gather up the opportunities that others miss. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19). You'll love the casual way in which you connect with those you've known for a long while. It's easy and effortless, just the way you like it. Take this as a sign that these are the right people for you. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18). What you name things will matter a great deal. Decide on a name that will make people wonder. Give others the gift of mystery, and they'll give you the gift of curiosity. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). A certain successful person you know will be more than pleased to help
you become successful, too. Asking in the right way will be key. You'll be guided by the spirit of humility and realism. TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (April 19). You'll have new faith in yourself this year. You'll spend the next seven weeks nurturing your talents and developing a plan to bring them to the world. A family connection helps you in June. You'll be building bonds with loved ones through many shared activities. Love blossoms when you're able to focus exclusively on the other person. Libra and Scorpio people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 5, 29, 24, 38 and 19. STRESS AND YOUR SIGN: Each sign is different when it comes to stress. What one sign considers taxing another finds exciting, and tension remedies vary from sign to sign, as well. How does your sign deal with the more unnerving aspects of life? VIRGO: GOOD STRESS: Every mess is an opportunity for cleanliness, neatness and organization. So while Virgo may have a visceral reac-
Today in History April 19, 1989 Gun turret explodes on USS Iowa, killing 47 sailors
mont NYC after 38 performances
sation of police beating
April 19, 1994 April 19, 1992 Balki & Mary Ann wed on “Perfect Strangers”
Supreme Court outlaws excluding people from juries because of gender
Kevin Elster (NY Mets), sets errorless shortstop mark at 73
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Dottie Mochrie wins LPGA Sega Women's Golf Championship
Chopper 4 1st used on WNBC TV (NYC) news
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Republic Day in Sierra Leone
April 19, 1990 Contra guerrillas, leftist Sandinistas & incoming govt agree to truce
Truck bomb at Federal Building in Okla City, kills 168 & injures 500
April 19, 1996 Rangers scores 16 in 8th vs Orioles
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SD Padres & St Louis Cards play at Aloha Stadium Hawaii
April 19, 1993 22nd Boston Women's Marathon won by Olga Markova of Russia in 2:25:27
April 19, 1993 April 19, 1990 Marla Maples appears on ABC's Prime-Time
97th Boston Marathon won by Cosmas N'deti of Kenya in 2:09:33
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Pistons & 76'ers get into a fight accruing $162,500 fines (NBA record)
Branch Davidians in Waco Texas commit suicide after 51 day siege
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April 19, 1993 April 19, 1990 Truce in Nicaragua's civil war
Fire in psychiatric institute in South Korea, kills 40
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Evander Holyfield beats George Foreman in 12 for heavywgt boxing title
Graeme Obree bicycles world record 10km (11:25.88)
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Greyhound Bus posts $195 million loss for 1990
Inkatha ends boycott of South African multiracial election
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During our life span, we may receive a lot of invitations. However, the greatest invitation is the one given by Christ. “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest” (Matt 11:28). The Lord’s invitation implies that may is away from God. Man is not born in sin, but sin separates one from God. “But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear” (Isa 59:2). Christ was despised and rejected by men, but He still extends His great invitation to all men. All who are away from the Lord are spiritually dead. “And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins” (Eph 2:1). It was man who left God and man must return to God. The invitation of Christ teaches that one can and must come to Him. It is man’s stubborn will that keeps him from coming to Christ. “And ye will not come to me, that ye might have life” (John 5:40). Eternal life is available to all who respond to the Lord’s invitation. “...I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly” (John 10:10). All men are invited to come to Christ, but only those who come to Him will be benefitted. The great invitation implies that men are benefitted by coming to Christ. All who accept this invitation are forgiven according to the terms set forth in the new testament. All who refuse to come to Christ will be judged by His word. “He that rejecteth me, and receiveth not my words, hath one that judgeth him: the word that I have spoken, the same shall judge him in the last day” (John 12:48). The Lord’s invitation is the greatest invitation ever given to humanity. All are invited to accept this great invitation to be free from sin and become servants of righteousness by obeying the Lord. Those who reject the Lord’s invitation will have no one to blame except themselves. Have we accepted the Lord’s invitation and obeyed His will?
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Thursday, April 19, 2012
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Tim Lancasterâ€™s Cheer Force squads of Corinth won three Grand Champion titles recently at the Victory Cheer Competition in Tupelo.
Cheer Force squads win top titles For the Daily Corinthian
Coach and gym owner Tim Lancaster of Corinth led all three of his Cheer Force competition squads to Grand Champion Titles recently at the Victory Cheer Competition in Tupelo at the Bancorp South Center. A Grand Champion banner means outscoring every other squad in a skill level. There are only five skill levels that include all age groups. Grand Champion is the top honor in All Star competitions. Cheer Force is an all star competition squad not to be confused with recreational squads. Recreational squads are performance only groups and are not judged for Division and Grand Champion titles. The Youth Level 1 Squad won their division and went on to win overall Grand Champion for Level 1 by defeating 16 squads. Cheer Force Level 1 Squad has brought
home top honors in every competition they have entered, including the 2011 UCA Regional in Panama City, Florida, for the past two years. Members of this squad include Baylee Cain, Elizabeth Hayes, Rachel Hayes, Trinity Heavener, Abby Lancaster, Briana Meador, Macy Moore, Molly Jane Moore, McKenzie Phelps, Lindsey Potts, Holly Ross, Sailee Weeden and Emma Williams. The Junior Level 2 squad cheered and stunted their way to a division win and overall Level 2 Grand Champ status by putting down 15 squads. Members of this squad include Baylee Cain, Miller Carlton, Kamryn Cole, Anna Kate Gaines, Carley Hopkins, Sarry-Ann Jones, Abby Lancaster, Morgan Majors, Grace Martin, Ashton Murrah, Abby Pitts, Anna Ray, Krystle Shroeder, Alli Seago, Victoria Smith, Anna Turner and Olivia Williams.
The Senior Level 3 Squad also pushed to the top by beating a full field for division and Grand Champion. Members of this squad include Paige Bradley, Jordan Cavaness, Anyaah Copeland, Abbey England, McKel Ferguson, Lindee Hill, Millie Hill, Brooke James, Hailey Johnson, Hannah Knight, Meagan Martin, Kobe McElwain, Scarlett McKay, Avery Mitchell, Katelyn Murphy, Sammi Rowland, Kameron Talley and Amanda Terwilliger. Adding to the excitement of the day, Baylee Cain tumbled her way to an individual award as Youth Top Tumbler and Lancasterâ€™s Dance Force entertained the crowded arena as they performed their debut routine. Lancasterâ€™s Cheer Force traveled to Destin, Florida recently for their final competition of the season the WSA Emerald Coast Blast.
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0149 Found SAT. ONLY, 8 'til. Real Life Church, 2040 Shiloh Rd. next to Freds. Lg. selection. Proceeds to Extreme Youth.
Garage/Estate 0151 Sales 2100 W. Linden St. Fri & Sat 8am until. Baby clothes and baby items. Infant -5T boys & girls & misc items
Lawn & Garden
0533 Furniture ANTIQUE BABY crib, wood spool design, with mattress, good cond., $65. 662-287-8894.
FRI/SAT. 28 School St., Rienzi school, follow signs from 45. Ent. cntr, h/h, kid's clths, toys, hand tools, colls, crafts.
FREE ADVERTISING. Advertise any item valued at $500 or less for free. The ads must be for private party or personal merchandise and will exclude pets & pet supplies, livestock (incl. chickens, ducks, cattle, goats, etc), garage sales, hay, firewood, & automobiles . To take advantage of this program, readers should simply email their ad to: email@example.com or mail the ad to Free Ads, P.O. Box 1800, Corinth, MS 38835. Please include your address for our records. Each ad may include only one item, the item must be priced in the ad and the price must be $500 or less. Ads may be up to approximately 20 words including the phone number and will run for five days.
ANY 3 CONSECUTIVE DAYS Ad must run prior to or day of sale! (Deadline is 3 p.m. day before ad is to run!) (Exception-Sun. deadline is 3 pm Fri.) 5 LINES (Apprx. 20 Words)
$19.10 (Does not include commercial business sales) ALL ADS MUST BE PREPAID We accept credit or debit cards Call Classified at (662) 287-6147
0232 General Help
COLLECTION OF approx. 80 hardback & paperback books on Guns & Hunting, from the 60's, 70's & 80's. $400 for all. 286-5758.
FIVE LIGHT dining room style light fixture with clear globes, uses candelabra base bulbs, wood & antique brass finish, $20. 662-603-2185.
YARD SALE SPECIAL
Misc. Items for
ANTIQUE CHIFFEROBE for storing clothes, 4212 CR 200. Fri only. socks & shoes, etc. PeLots of kids clothes, can & in good cond., $80. 662-396-1380. high chair, etc.
ANTIQUE FULL size metal bed with designs in headboard & footboard, has small amount of rust, black in color, comes with rails, box MVNG SALE: Cntrl Plc 18 springs & mattress, $150 CR 237. H/h itms, fishing obo. 662-594-1399. gr Fri-Sat. 8-rain/shn. ANTIQUE FULL size metal SAT. ONLY. 24 CR 568 bed, blue & white, tubu(Kossuth/Wheeler Grove lar type metal bed, has area). Little bit of every- no rust or cracks, includes rails & box thing! springs & mattress, $150 YARD SALE Sat. only obo. 662-594-1399. 7am-until, Furn., clths, toys, video games, hot ANTIQUE OAK cabinet wheels, misc itms, 6 CR for treadle sewing ma173, Deer Park. chine, very good condition, $50. 662-603-2185.
Sale 16 HP 42" cut Hydrostatic automatic-drive lawn tractor, good 20" BLACK cast iron cond., runs great! $350. washpot with handles and all three legs, has 731-645-4899. no cracks & has not 3 HP commercial grade, heavy duty lawn edger, been welded. $125 obo. exc. cond., $ 1 2 5 . 662-594-1399. 731-645-4899. BRAND NEW sealed in box, Wii game & Wii fit Sporting game board, has 2 new 0527 Goods free games, never been GLENFIELD MARLIN 30-30 used, purchased & lost rifle, $225. 662-720-6855. receipt. My loss is your $250 obo. SAVAGE, 22 bolt action g a i n ! rifle, $100. 662-720-6855. 662-594-1399.
BABY BASSINET, $10. 287-6449 or 415-1282. BABY BASSINET, $20. 662-739-3909. BABY BED (can be converted to daybed) w/baby changer & storage attached, $100. 662-415-3922.
BABY CRADLE, white, exc. cond. , $25. LADIES BEIGE London fog double breasted, 287-6449 or 415-1282. full length all weather COUCH & LOVESEAT, coat with zip out lining, hunter green, w/safari like new cond., $40. pillows, $ 1 5 0 . 662-603-2185. 662-603-5277. LARGE ANTIQUE metal DR SET, black glass top trunk, good cond., $75 table w/6 c h a i r s , obo. 662-594-1399. w/Broyhill china cabinet, 2 inside top lights, LIGHTED, REVOLVING 2 glass shelves. Must jewelry case, $300. see. $400. 662-284-0681. 287-3265. OAK TABLE w/leaf, no NEW NEVER used Better chairs, $50. 287-6449 or Homes & Gardens King comforter set, includes 415-1282. comforter, pillow ROLL TOP desk, light shams, bedskirt, $65. Oak, has few scrapes, 662-286-5216. but easy to fix, includes N E V E R used drawers & doors on N E W , bottom on each side of queen comforter set, chair area, $50 obo. includes comforter, dust ruffle, pillow 662-594-1399. shams, 2 square cushSMALL ROUND kitchen ions, breakfast pillow, table (no chairs), $25. $55. 662-286-5216. 662-739-3909. OVER 200 or more WOODEN TODDLER bed, what-nots, various sizes needs mattress, $20. & themes, very good 662-739-3909. cond., $150 obo. 662-594-1399. Restaurant
CAUTION! ADVERTISEMENTS in this classification usually offer informational service of products designed to help FIND employment. Before you send money to any advertiser, it is your responsibility to verify the validity of the offer. Remember: If an ad appears to sound “too good to be true”, then it may be! Inquiries can be made by con- 0548 Equipment tacting the Better Busi(2) BIG commercial soup ness Bureau at pots, both $50. 1-800-987-8280. 662-872-3037. NURSERY ATTENDANTS Needed. Sun., 9:15 (2) BLACK or (2) stainless am-12:15 pm & Wed., 6' shelves with 6 6:15 pm-7:45 pm. Send shelves, $125 each. resume and 3 refer- 662-872-3037. ences to Trinity Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box (4) BIG oven pans with 243, Corinth, MS 38835. handles, 30 each, all for $120. 662-872-3037.
0244 Trucking DRIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW! Learn to drive for US Xpress Earn $800 per week No experience needed. CDL & Job-Ready in 15 Days! Special WIA & VA Funding Available Call 1-888-540-7364
WEIDER WEIGHT system 200, like new, $125. 284-9657 after 3 p.m.
Unfurnished 0610 Apartments
2 BR, stove/refrig. furn., W&D hookup, CHA. 287-3257.
MAGNOLIA APTS. 2 BR, stove, refrig., water. BLACK COFFEE table $365. 286-2256. bases w/coffee design, FREE MOVE IN (WAC): 2 20 @ $10, total $200. BR, 1 BA, stove & refrig., 662-872-3037. W&D hookup, CR 735,
CHINA, DISHES, cups, Section 8 apvd. $400 saucers, $ 5 0 . mo. 287-0105. 662-872-3037. WEAVER APTS 504 N. FOAM CUPS, lids, etc. Cass 1 br, scr.porch. w/d $375+util, 286-2255. $50. 662-872-3037. LADLE TONGS, small wares, all for $50. 662-872-3037.
MOTION ACTIVATED towel dispenser batLAW FIRM seeks experi- tery, blue & clear, $30. enced legal secretary 662-872-3037. for a full time position. RACK ON wheels with & Must have legal exp., for Bun Pans, 24 pans type 60+ wpm, skilled in also, $150. 662-872-3037. Microsoft Word and Outlok. Excellent bene- SALAD BAR container $100. fits. Mail resume to Box d r o p - i n , 285, c/o The Daily Corin- 662-872-3037. thian, P.O. Box 1800, S O U P W A R M E R for Corinth, MS 38835. counter top in kitchen, $50. 662-872-3037.
0248 Office Help
Homes for 0620 Rent
2 BR, 1 BA, stove & refrig., water & garb., furnished, clean, near hospital. $500 mo. 731-239-8040.
3 BR, 2 BA, 2143 HWY 72. $750 mo., $750 dep., 3BR, 2BA, Rockhill, 70 CR 174, $650 mo., $650 dep. 662-279-9024 or 415-8101.
FOR SALE OR LEASE: New energy efficient 3 BR, 2 BA. Lease: $750 mo., $800 dep. Pickwick 0320 Cats/Dogs/Pets S T A I N L E S S S T E E L Southside area. Days 8', $50. 662-415-3408, after AKC REG. Rottweiler s h e l v e s , 5-731-689-5388. puppies, 1 male & 1 fe- 662-872-3037. male left, 7 wks. old, UNDERCOUNTER MICRO- RENT OR SALE: Nice 3 S&W, $250. 662-462-7348 WAVE, $ 1 0 0 . BR, 2 BA, $525 mo., $300 or 662-643-3008. 662-872-3037. dep. Sale: $53,000. 662-415-4739.
COMPLETE DISPERSAL OVER 350 HEAD. Registered Black Angus. Sunday, April 29, 1:30 PM. Lone Oaks Farm, 10000 Lake Hardeman Road, Middleton, TN. Call for Catalog (731) 376-0011.
Wanted to 0554 Rent/Buy/Trade
M&M. CASH for junk cars & trucks. We pick up. 662-415-5435 or 731-239-4114.
Misc. Items for 0563 Sale
8-TRACK PLAYER by Lear Farm 0470 Equipment Jet stereo, model KM-560, $50. 55 tapes all 5 FT. drag type bush- for $100. 731-645-4899. hog, $200.662-720-6855. A MUST HAVE for any darkroom enthusiast: Household Nikor Honeywell 6x7 0509 Goods photo enlarger, $50. HEAVY DUTY G.E. dryer, 731-645-4899. $100. 662-415-0021. ANTIQUE, 1920'S Underwood standard typeMAYTAG DRYER, $150. writer, great collector 662-664-0707 after 5 of decorator display p.m. piece, $50. 731-645-4899. UPRIGHT DYSON DC33 vacuum with attachments & box, just like new, exc. cond., only $125. Call 662-415-3422.
BAMBOO CANE poles, 35 cents each, any length, up to 20 ft. $396-1326.
Musical 0512 Merchandise
BRAND NEW king size handmade quilt with wedding ring design, various colors & oversized, shown in quality & time spent on quilt, asking $300 obo. 662-396-1380.
BLACK WALL mount document holder w/key USED G. E. dryer, p.p. lock, $25. 662-872-3037. gas, works good, $100. BRAND NEW handmade 662-415-8844. king size quilt w/floral WHIRLPOOL LARGE ca- print, has various colors pacity washer, $150. & is oversized. $250 obo. 662-415-0021. 662-396-1380.
W.W. KIMBALL piano for sale, Walnut finish w/great sound, $499. Call or text for pics. 662-415-5854.
Mobile Homes 0675 for Rent REAL ESTATE FOR SALE
Homes for 0710 Sale
HUD PUBLISHER’S NOTICE All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or intention to make any such preferences, limitations or discrimination. State laws forbid discrimination in the sale, rental, or advertising of real estate based on factors in addition to those protected under federal law. We will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis.
NOTICE OF SALE
homes starting at 16 • Thursday, April 19, 2012 • Daily Corinthian $25,950.00. New 3 BR, 2
Homes for 0710 Sale 3 BR, 1 BA, 1+ acres, Wenasoga Rd. 731-239-8850.
3 BR, 2 BA, 2600 sq. ft., 1 acre, Kossuth Sch. Dist. $159,000. 287-2735 or 415-6723. NEW LISTING! Kossuth Area, $118,000. 1681 sq. ft. brick on 4-level acres w/720 sq. ft. shop. Move-in ready. Call T a m m y @ 662-284-7345/Corinth Realty to see and buy!
BA homes starting at Mobile Homes $29,950.00. 0741 for Sale VOTED BEST OF SHOW Spacious 4 BR, 2 BA, $44,500.00. All homes delivered & set up on your lot with central air. Hurry! Limited # at these prices. CLAYTON HOMES SUPERCENTER OF CORINTH HWY 72 WEST 1/4 mile west of hospital
0860 Vans for Sale '10 WHITE 15-pass. van, 3 to choose from. 1-800-898-0290 or 728-5381.
Trucks for 0864 Sale '05 GMC Crew Cab LTR, 38k, #1419. $16,900. 1-800-898-0290 or 728-5381.
WHEREAS, on the 26th day July, 2005, Sular H. 0955of Legals Lumpkin, executed a Deed of Trust to ReconTrust Company, N.A. , Trustee for the use and benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., which Deed of Trust is on file and of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, Mississippi, in Deed of Trust Book as Instrument No. 200506563 thereof; and
said Deed of Trust, and having been requested by the legal holder of the indebtedness 0955 Legals secured and described by said Deed of Trust so to do, notice is hereby given that I, Bradley P. Jones, Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority conferred upon me in said Deed of Trust, will offer for sale and will sell at public sale and outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, during the legal hours (between the hours of 11 o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock p.m.) at the South front door of the County Courthouse of Alcorn County, at Corinth, Mississippi, on the 26th day of April, 2012, the following described land and property being the same land and property described in said Deed of Trust, situated in Alcorn County, State of Mississippi, to-wit:
feet to the true beginning Deed of Trust dated August point. 30, 2005, recorded in land Trust Deed Book 663, Page Legals 0955 181 seq., in the Office of Being the same property as 0955et Legals conveyed to Sular H. Lumpkin the Clerk of the Chancery from Lumpkin and Lumpkin Court of Alcorn County, MisReal Estate Investment, Inc., sissippi; dated April 1, 1996, Recorded WHEREAS, GERALD April 3, 1996, in Book 281, WAYNE HIGHT, made, exePage 202, in said office of the cuted and delivered to DONChancery Clerk of Alcorn ALD RAY DOWNS PA ATTY, as Trustee for the County, Mississippi. benefit of SOUTHBANK, a Title to the above de- certain Deed of Trust dated September 11, 2009, rescribed property is believed corded as Instrument No. to be good, but I will convey 200904585 and re-recorded only such title as is vested in September 29, 2009 as Instrument No. 200905324 in the me as Substitute Trustee. Office of the Clerk of the WITNESS my signature, Chancery Court of Alcorn on this the 28th day of County, Mississippi; March, 2012. WHEREAS, SOUTHBANK, legal holder and owner of said Deeds of Trust BRADLEY P. JONES and the indebtedness secured SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE thereby, substituted W. JETT WILSON as Substitute Trustee, by instrument dated PREPARED BY: March 21, 2012, and reADAMS & EDENS corded in the Office of the POST OFFICE BOX 400 Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, Mississippi, as InstruBRANDON, MISSISSIPPI ment No.201201408; 39043 (601) 825-9508 WHEREAS, default having A&E File #12-00565 been made in the terms and conditions of said Deeds of PUBLISH: 04/05/2012, Trust and the entire debt se04/12/2012, 04/19/2012 cured thereby, having been declared to be due and pay13656 able in accordance with the terms of said Deeds of Trust, and the legal holder of said inNOTICE OF SALE debtedness, SOUTHBANK, BY SUBSTITUTE having requested the underTRUSTEE signed Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accorWHEREAS, WAYNE dance with the terms of said HIGHT, made, executed and Deeds of Trust for the purdelivered to DONALD RAY pose of raising the sums due DOWNS PA ATTY, as Trus- thereunder, together with attee for the benefit of torney's fees, Substitute TrusSOUTHBANK, a certain tee's fees, and expense of Deed of Trust dated August sale. 30, 2005, recorded in land Trust Deed Book 663, Page NOW, THEREFORE, NO181 et seq., in the Office of TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Clerk of the Chancery I, the undersigned Substitute Court of Alcorn County, Mis- Trustee, on the 27th day of sissippi; April, 2012, at the South front door of the Alcorn County WHEREAS, GERALD Courthouse, in the City of WAYNE HIGHT, made, exe- Corinth, Alcorn County, Miscuted and delivered to DON- sissippi, within the legal hours ALD RAY DOWNS PA for such sales (being between ATTY, as Trustee for the the hours of 11:00 a.m. and benefit of SOUTHBANK, a 4:00 p.m.), will offer for sale certain Deed of Trust dated and sell, at public outcry to September 11, 2009, re- the highest bidder for cash, corded as Instrument No. the following property con200904585 and re-recorded veyed to me by said Deed of September 29, 2009 as Instru- Trust described as follows: ment No. 200905324 in the Office of the Clerk of the Situated in the County of AlChancery Court of Alcorn corn, State of Mississippi, County, Mississippi; to-wit:
torney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees, and expense of sale.
Legals 0955 NOW, THEREFORE, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that I, the undersigned Substitute Trustee, on the 27th day of April, 2012, at the South front door of the Alcorn County Courthouse, in the City of Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, within the legal hours for such sales (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.), will offer for sale and sell, at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the following property conveyed to me by said Deed of Trust described as follows:
WHEREAS, said Deed of Trust was ultimately assigned to Bank of America, N.A. sucSituated in the County of Alcessor by merger to BAC corn, State of Mississippi, '08 DODGE RAM 1500, Home Loans Servicing, LP fka to-wit: 0804 Boats for Sale 4x4, crew cab, red, Countrywide Home Loans Commencing at the South25' PONTOON w/top, $23,400. 1-800-898-0290 Servicing, LP, by assignment west corner of the NorthMobile Homes seats 16, stereo, lots of or 728-5381. on file and of record in the 0741 for Sale west Quarter of the Southoffice of the Chancery Clerk storage, $7000. west Quarter of Section 34, of Alcorn County, Mississippi, 662-427-9063. Township 2, Range 7 and run ANNIVERSARY Instrument No. 201200714 North 8 rods for a true startSALE 0868 Cars for Sale as Auto/Truck Lots 10 and 11 of Block 663 ing point; run thence East 80 thereof; and Who said you couldn't rods; thence North 12 rods; of Anderson`s Addition to '08 CHEVY HHR LT, ltr, buy a new home in the 0848 Parts & thence West 80 rods; thence WHEREAS, the legal the City of Corinth, Alcorn moon roof, 33k, $11,900. Accessories 20's anymore! New 2 BR South 12 rods to the true o r holder of the said Deed of County, Mississippi, said lots homes starting at SET OF 4 Chev. 454 1 - 8 0 0 - 8 9 8 - 0 2 9 0 starting point and containing Trust and the note secured fronting 50 feet each on Cra728-5381. $25,950.00. New 3 BR, 2 wheels w/centers & six (6) acres, more or less. thereby, substituted Bradley ter Street and extending East BA homes starting at black caps, $300 obo. P. Jones, as Trustee therein, from Crater Street 141 feet LESS AND EXCEPT the folWeekdays 731-658-6034, $29,950.00. as authorized by the terms to the center of said Block; lowing described property: VOTED BEST OF SHOW nights & weekends FINANCIAL thereof, by instrument re- the two lots conveyed hereby Spacious 4 BR, 2 BA, 731-645-4873. corded in the office of the being in the aggregate 100 $44,500.00. Begin at the point of intersecaforesaid Chancery Clerk as feet North and South and 141 All homes delivered & tion of the North line of DeInstrument No. 201201197 feet East and West and being set up on your lot with fendant's property with the particularly described as folthereof; and present Eastern right-of-way central air. Hurry! LimLEGALS lows: Beginning at the Northline of U. S. Highway No. 45, ited # at these prices. WHEREAS, default having west corner of Block 663 of said point is 1,436.6 feet From the entire Ware family of Ms. CLAYTON HOMES North of and 60.5 feet East of been made in the perform- Anderson`s Addition run SUPERCENTER Mary Ware, we would like to express our the Southwest corner of Secance of the conditions and South along the West boundOF CORINTH tion 34, Township 2 South, stipulations as set forth by ary line of said Block 50 feet deepest for all that was done 0955 Legals HWY 72gratitude WEST Range 7 East; from said point said Deed of Trust, and havfor a true beginning point; 1/4 mile westour time of sorrow. of beginning run thence South during SUBSTITUTE ing been requested by the lethence South 100 feet; thence 89 degrees 35 minutes East of hospital TRUSTEE'S gal holder of the indebtedness East 141 feet; thence North along said North property NOTICE OF SALE secured and described by said 100 feet; thence West 141 line, a distance of 119.0 feet We thank everyone for the flowers, calls, to the proposed Eastern Deed of Trust so to do, no- feet to the true beginning right-of-way line of a proWHEREAS, on the 26th tice is hereby given that I, point. food, visits, and most of all your prayers. posed highway project as surday of July, 2005, Sular H. Bradley P. Jones, Substitute veyed and staked by the MisLumpkin, executed a Deed of Trustee, by virtue of the Being the same property as sissippi State Highway DeMay God continue to bless each of you. Trust to ReconTrust Com- authority conferred upon me conveyed to Sular H. Lumpkin partment (said proposed highpany, N.A. , Trustee for the in said Deed of Trust, will of- from Lumpkin and Lumpkin way project being known and use and benefit of Mortgage fer for sale and will sell at Real Estate Investment, Inc., designated as State Project Electronic Registration Sys- public sale and outcry to the dated April 1, 1996, Recorded No. 96-0002-08-0005-10, being a segment of U. S. Hightems, Inc., which Deed of highest and best bidder for April 3, 1996, in Book 281, way No. 45); thence South 00 Trust is on file and of record cash, during the legal hours Page 202, in said office of the degrees; 25 minutes West in the office of the Chancery (between the hours of 11 Chancery Clerk of Alcorn along said proposed Eastern Clerk of Alcorn County, Mis- o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock County, Mississippi. right-of-way line, a distance of sissippi, in Deed of Trust p.m.) at the South front door 198.0 feet to the South line of Book as Instrument No. of the County Courthouse of Title to the above deDefendants' property; thence 200506563 thereof; and run North 89 degrees 35 Alcorn County, at Corinth, scribed property is believed minutes West along said Mississippi, on the 26th day of to be good, but I will convey South property line, a disWHEREAS, said Deed of April, 2012, the following de- only such title as is vested in tance of 119.0 feet to the said Trust was ultimately assigned scribed land and property be- me as Substitute Trustee. present Eastern right-of-way to Bank of America, N.A. suc- ing the same land and propline of U. S. Highway No. 45; cessor by merger to BAC erty described in said Deed of WITNESS my signature, thence run North 00 degrees Home Loans Servicing, LP fka Trust, situated in Alcorn on this the 28th day of 25 minutes East along said WHEREAS, SOUTH- Commencing at the South- present Eastern right-of-way Countrywide Home Loans County, State of Mississippi, March, 2012. BANK, legal holder and west corner of the North- line, a distance of 198.0 feet Servicing, LP, by assignment to-wit: owner of said Deeds of Trust west Quarter of the South- to the point of beginning, on file and of record in the and the indebtedness secured west Quarter of Section 34, containing 0.54 acres, more office of the Chancery Clerk Lots 10 and 11 of Block 663 BRADLEY P. JONES thereby, substituted W. JETT Township 2, Range 7 and run or less, and being situated in of Alcorn County, Mississippi, of Anderson`s Addition to SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE WILSON as Substitute Trus- North 8 rods for a true start- and a part of the Northwest as Instrument No. 201200714 the City of Corinth, Alcorn tee, by instrument dated ing point; run thence East 80 Quarter of the Southwest March 21, 2012, and re- rods; thence North 12 rods; Quarter of Section 34, TownCounty, Mississippi, said lots PREPARED BY: thereof; and corded in the Office of the thence West 80 rods; thence ship 2 South, Range 7 East, fronting 50 feet each on Cra- ADAMS & EDENS Chancery Clerk of Alcorn South 12 rods to the true Alcorn County, Mississippi. WHEREAS, the legal ter Street and extending East POST OFFICE BOX 400 County, Mississippi, as Instru- starting point and containing Being the same property deholder of the said Deed of from Crater Street 141 feet BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI ment No.201201408; scribed in the judgment ensix (6) acres, more or less. Trust and the note secured to the center of said Block; 39043 tered in Cause 8628 in the thereby, substituted Bradley the two lots conveyed hereby (601) 825-9508 WHEREAS, default having LESS AND EXCEPT the fol- Special Court of Eminent DoP. Jones, as Trustee therein, being in the aggregate 100 A&E File #12-00565 been made in the terms and lowing described property: main in Alcorn County, Misconditions of said Deeds of as authorized by the terms feet North and South and 141 sissippi, as recorded in the Trust and the entire debt sethereof, by instrument re- feet East and West and being PUBLISH: 04/05/2012, Chancery Clerk's Office of cured thereby, having been Begin at the point of intersecAlcorn County, Mississippi, corded in the office of the particularly described as fol- 04/12/2012, 04/19/2012 SELDOM YOUR LOWEST BID in declared to be due and pay- tion of the North lineALWAYS YOUR Book HIGHEST of De- Deed 246QUALITY at pages aforesaid Chancery Clerk as lows: Beginning at the North- 13656 able in accordance with the fendant's property with the 169-170. Instrument No. 201201197 west corner of Block 663 of terms of said Deeds of Trust, present Eastern right-of-way Anderson`s Addition run thereof; and and the legal holder of said in- line of U. S. Highway No. 45, Although the title to said South along the West bounddebtedness, SOUTHBANK, said point is 1,436.6 feet property is believed to be having requested the under- North of and 60.5 feet East of good, I will sell and convey WHEREAS, default having ary line of said Block 50 feet Guaranteed Lowest Price! signed Substitute Trustee to the Southwest corner of Sec- only such title in said propbeen made in the perform- Free for a Estimate. true beginning point; SAME PHONE # &isADDRESS 1975 execute the trust and sell said tion 34, Township 2 •South, erty as vested inSINCE me as Subance of the conditions Carpentry and thence South 100 feet; thence - Plumbing land and property in accor- Range 7 East; from said • LIFETIME WARRANTIED OWENS CORNING point stitute Trustee. stipulations as set forth by East 141 feet; thence North dance with the terms of said of beginning run thenceSHINGLES Deck & Roofi ng W/TRANSFERABLE WARRANTY South Loans $20-$20,000 said Deed of Trust, and hav- 100 feet; thence West 141 Deeds of Trust for the pur- 89 degrees 35 minutes East SIGNED, POSTED AND (NO SECONDS) Wood ing been requested by the le-Tile, Neck Pain • Back Pain feet Rotten to the true beginning pose of raising the sums due along said North property PUBLISHED on this the 5 day • METAL, TORCHDOWN, EPDM, SLATE, TILE, gal holder of the indebtedness Repair & Replacement thereunder, together with at- line, a distance of 119.0 point. Disc Problems feet ofSHAKES, April, 2012 COATINGS. torney's fees, Substitute Trus- to the proposed Eastern secured and described by said Painting, Homesiding Spinal Decompression Therapy tee's fees, and expense of right-of-way line of a pro- • LEAK SPECIALIST Deed of Trust so to do, no- Being the same property as & Repair - Sheet Rock, WE INSTALL SKYLIGHTS sale. posed highway project as surtice is hereby given that I, conveyed /s/ W. Jett Wilson to Sular H. Lumpkin Most Insurance Accepted veyed and staked by the MisRemodeling W. JETT WILSON & DO CARPENTRY WORK Bradley P. Jones, Substitute from Lumpkin and Lumpkin NOW, THEREFORE, NO- sissippi State Highway DeMSB#7316 Trustee, by virtue of the Real Estate Investment, Inc., Mon., Tues., Wed. & Fri. 9-5 TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that partment (said proposed highSUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE Lowest prices anywhere! authority conferred upon me dated April 1, 1996, Recorded I, the undersigned Substitute way project being known and WILSON & HINTON, P.A. in said Deed of Trust, will of- April 3, 1996, in Book 281, 3334 N. Polk Street Trustee, on the 27th day of designated as State Project Post Office Box 1257 April, 2012, at the South front No. 96-0002-08-0005-10, befer for sale and will sell at Page 202, in said office of the Corinth, MS 38834 Corinth, MS 38835 door of the Alcorn County ing a segment of U. S. High- JIM BERRY, public sale and outcry to the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn (662)286-3366 40 Years (662) 286-9950 Courthouse, in the City of way No. 45); thence SouthOWNER/INSTALLER 00 highest and best bidder for County, Mississippi. Corinth, Alcorn County, Misdegrees; 25 minutes West cash, during the legal hours sissippi, within the legal hours along said proposed Eastern (between the hours of 11 Title to the above defor such sales (being between right-of-way line, a distance of Publish 4 times: o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock scribed property is believed the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 198.0 feet to the South line of April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012 p.m.) at the South front door to be good, but I will convey 4:00 p.m.), will offer for sale Defendants' property; thence 13662 and sell, at public outcry to run North 89 degrees 35 of the County Courthouse of only such title as is vested in the highest bidder for cash, minutes West along said Alcorn County, at Corinth, me as Substitute Trustee. the following property con- South property line, a disMississippi, on the 26th day of veyed to me by said Deed of tance of 119.0 feet to the said April, 2012, the following deWITNESS my signature, Trust described as follows: present Eastern right-of-way scribed land and property be- on this the 28th day of Laminate Flooringline of U. S. Highway No. 45; ¢Sq.¢ 00 degrees ing the same land and prop- March, 2012. Situated in the County of Al- thence¢run North Selection .......... to erty described in said Deed of corn, State Best of Mississippi, 25 minutes EastFt. along said Trust, situated in Alcorn to-wit: Shingles present Eastern right-of-way County, State of Mississippi, line, a $distance95 of BRADLEY P. JONES Sq. 198.0 feet Architectural Reg. $79.95 .......... Commencing at the Southto the point of beginning, to-wit: SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE west cornerLaminate of the NorthFlooringcontaining 0.54¢acres, more west Quarter of the South- or less, and being Sq. situated in 20 Yr. Warranty...................................................... Lots 10 and 11 of Block 663 PREPARED BY: west Quarter of Section 34, and a part of theFt. Northwest of Anderson`s Addition to ADAMS & EDENS Township 2, Range 7 and run Quarter $ of the 95 Southwest the City of Corinth, Alcorn POST OFFICE BOX 400 North 8 rodsMasonite for a trueSiding start- 4x8Quarter Sheet .... of Section 34, Towning point; run thence East 80 ship 2 South, Range 7 East, County, Mississippi, said lots BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI rods; thence North 12 rods; Alcorn$ County, fronting 50 feet each on Cra- 39043 95 Mississippi. thence WestRoll 80 rods; thence Roofing Sq. .......................... Being the same property deter Street and extending East (601) 825-9508 South 12 rods to the true scribed in the judgment enfrom Crater Street 141 feet A&E File #12-00565 starting point and containing tered $ 958628 in the in Cause to the center of said Block; .............. Court of Eminent Dosix (6) acres, Weedeaters more or less.Reg. $89.95 Special the two lots conveyed hereby PUBLISH: 04/05/2012, main in Alcorn County, Misbeing in the aggregate 100 04/12/2012, 04/19/2012 LESS AND EXCEPT the fol- sissippi, $ as recorded 95Ea. in the Pineproperty: Plywood ½” 4x8Chancery ................ feet North and South and 141 13656 lowing described Clerk's Office of feet East and West and being Tile Porcelain & Alcorn County, Mississippi, in 1505 Fulton Dr., Corinth, MS • 662-287-2151 ¢ ¢ Sq. Deed Book 246 particularly described as fol¢Ft. at pages ........................ to Ceramic Begin at the point of intersec169-170. lows: Beginning at the Northtion of the North line of DeHandicap west corner of Block 663 of fendant's property with the $ 95 title to said Although the Anderson`s Addition run present Eastern right-of-way Reg. $89.95property ................ Commodes is believed to be South along the West boundline of U. S. Highway No. 45, good, I will sell and convey said point is 1,436.6 feet only $such title95 ary line of said Block 50 feet in said propDoors North of andStorm 60.5 feet EastWhite of & Bronze for a true beginning point; erty . as is vested in me as Subthe Southwest corner of Secthence South 100 feet; thence stitute Trustee. “Building LeadersofofGodly Godly Character” Character” “Building Leaders $ 95 tion 34, Township 2 South, Since1994 1994 East 141 feet; thence North Since Reg. 69.95 ............. Range 7 East;Vent-A-Hood from said point SIGNED, POSTED AND 100 feet; thence West 141 of beginning Gas run thence South PUBLISHED on this the 5 day feet to the true beginning 89 degrees 35 minutes East of April, $ 2012 95 ................... Water Heaters along said North property point. line, a distance of 119.0 feet Electric to the proposed Eastern $ Being the same property as /s/95 W. Jett Wilson right-of-way line of a proWater Heaters ................... conveyed to Sular H. Lumpkin W. JETT WILSON posed highway project as surfrom Lumpkin and Lumpkin veyed and staked by the Mis$ 95 MSB#7316 SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE Real Estate Investment, Inc., Ea. T-111 SidingDe4x8......................... sissippi State Highway WILSON & HINTON, P.A. dated April 1, 1996, Recorded partment (said proposed highOffice April 3, 1996, in Book 281, $ Post 95 Box 1257 way project being known and REGISTRATION OPEN! REGISTRATION NOW NOW OPEN! Corinth, MS 38835 Keep your asphalt looking designated new or AirState Compressors as Project ........... Page 202, in said office of the (662)286-3366 make your old like new again! No. 96-0002-08-0005-10, beOPENINGS AVAILABLE! Chancery Clerk of Alcorn OPENINGS AVAILABLE! ing a segment of U. S. HighCounty, Mississippi. 3208 N. Polk St., way No. 45); thence South 00 8 WEEKS THROUGH 4TH GRADE Corinth, MS degrees; 25 minutes West Publish 4 times: 8 WEEKS THROUGH Title to the above deCALL 286-6838 TODAY! along said proposed Eastern April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012 Toll free: 800-662-5810 scribed property is believed 4TH GRADE right-of-way line, a distance of 13662 to be good, but I will convey the South line of • Corinth, MS cell 662-415-5536198.0 feet to 412 Pinecrest Defendants' property; thence only such title as is vested in CALL 286-6838 TODAY! midsouthasphalt.com run North 89 degrees 35 662-287-2221 me as Substitute Trustee. minutes West along said South property line, a disWITNESS my signature, tance of 119.0 feet to the said on this the 28th day of present Eastern right-of-way March, 2012. line of U. S. Highway No. 45; thence run North 00 degrees 25 minutes East along said present Eastern right-of-way BRADLEY P. JONES line, a distance of 198.0 feet SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE to the point of beginning, containing 0.54 acres, more PREPARED BY: or less, and being situated in ADAMS & EDENS and a part of the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest POST OFFICE BOX 400 Quarter of Section 34, TownBRANDON, MISSISSIPPI ship 2 South, Range 7 East, 39043 Alcorn County, Mississippi. (601) 825-9508 Being the same property deA&E File #12-00565 See LynnParvin Parvin scribed in the judgment enLynn General Sales Managertered in Cause 8628 in the PUBLISH: 04/05/2012, Special Court of Eminent Domain in Alcorn County, Mis04/12/2012, 04/19/2012 sissippi, as recorded in the 13656 Chancery Clerk's Office of Alcorn County, Mississippi, in Mow / Weed eat / Cleanup Deed Book 246 at pages 169-170.
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line, a distance of 119.0 feet to the proposed Eastern right-of-way line of a proposed highway project as surLegals 0955 and veyed staked by the Mississippi State Highway Department (said proposed highway project being known and designated as State Project No. 96-0002-08-0005-10, being a segment of U. S. Highway No. 45); thence South 00 degrees; 25 minutes West along said proposed Eastern right-of-way line, a distance of 198.0 feet to the South line of Defendants' property; thence run North 89 degrees 35 minutes West along said South property line, a distance of 119.0 feet to the said present Eastern right-of-way line of U. S. Highway No. 45; thence run North 00 degrees 25 minutes East along said present Eastern right-of-way line, a distance of 198.0 feet to the point of beginning, containing 0.54 acres, more or less, and being situated in and a part of the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 34, Township 2 South, Range 7 East, Alcorn County, Mississippi. Being the same property described in the judgment entered in Cause 8628 in the Special Court of Eminent Domain in Alcorn County, Mississippi, as recorded in the Chancery Clerk's Office of Alcorn County, Mississippi, in Deed Book 246 at pages 169-170. Although the title to said property is believed to be good, I will sell and convey only such title in said property as is vested in me as Substitute Trustee. SIGNED, POSTED AND PUBLISHED on this the 5 day of April, 2012 /s/ W. Jett Wilson W. JETT WILSON MSB#7316 SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE WILSON & HINTON, P.A. Post Office Box 1257 Corinth, MS 38835 (662)286-3366
Publish 4 times: April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012 13662
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on the 27th day of March, 2008, James Earl Simmons, executed a Deed of Trust to Debera Bridges , Trustee for the use and benefit of Ctitifinancial Real Estate Services, Inc., which Deed of Trust is on file and of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, Mississippi, in Deed of Trust Book as Instrument No. 200801794 thereof; and
WHEREAS, the legal holder of the said Deed of Trust and the note secured thereby, substituted Bradley P. Jones, as Trustee therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, by instrument recorded in the office of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk as Instrument No. 201201430 thereof; and
WHEREAS, default having been made in the performance of the conditions and stipulations as set forth by said Deed of Trust, and having been requested by the legal holder of the indebtedness secured and described by said Deed of Trust so to do, notice is hereby given that I, Bradley P. Jones, Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority conferred upon me in said Deed of Trust, will offer for sale and will sell at public sale and outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, during the legal hours (between the hours of 11 o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock p.m.) at the South front door of the County Courthouse of Alcorn County, at Corinth, Mississippi, on the 3rd day of May, 2012, the following described land and property being the same land and property described in said Deed of Trust, situated in Alcorn County, State of Mississippi, to-wit:
thereof; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the perform0955ofLegals ance the conditions and stipulations as set forth by said Deed of Trust, and having been requested by the legal holder of the indebtedness secured and described by said Deed of Trust so to do, notice is hereby given that I, Bradley P. Jones, Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority conferred upon me in said Deed of Trust, will offer for sale and will sell at public sale and outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, during the legal hours (between the hours of 11 o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock p.m.) at the South front door of the County Courthouse of Alcorn County, at Corinth, Mississippi, on the 3rd day of May, 2012, the following described land and property being the same land and property described in said Deed of Trust, situated in Alcorn County, State of Mississippi, to-wit:
the benefit of Jerry Byrd Boatman, Rebecca Lynn Haynie and P. Daniel Boatman as Trustee of the P. Daniel 0955 Legals Boatman Revocable Trust which Deed of Trust is recorded as Instrument No. 201003540, in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, Mississippi.
Whereas, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said deed of trust and the entire debt secured thereby, having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, Jerry Byrd Boatman, Rebecca Lynn Haynie and P. Daniel Boatman as Trustee of the P. Daniel Boatman Revocable Trust, having requested the undersigned Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust for the purpose of raising the Lot 10 E 1/2 Lot 9, Block 672, Anderson Addition, S/O City sums due thereunder, toof Corinth, Alcorn Co, Mis- gether with attorney's fees, Trustee's fees and expense of sissippi. sale; The following described property: Beginning at the SouthNow, therefore, I, Reeast corner of Block 672, An- becca Coleman Phipps, Trusderson`s Addition to the City of Corinth, run North 118 tee, in said deed of trust will feet, thence West 75 feet, on the 2nd day of May, 2012, thence South 118 feet, thence offer for sale at public outcry East 75 feet to the point of for cash to the highest bidder, beginning. Being the same fee and will sell within legal hours simple property conveyed by (being between the hours of Quit Claim Deed from Ell 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at Crocket to Ell Crocket, Life Tenant and the Estate of Le- the South front door of the land Simmons, Deceased, County Courthouse at CorDated 01/15/1957 recorded inth, County of Alcorn, State on 01/15/1957 in Book 105, of Mississippi, to-wit: Page 424 in Alcorn County Records, State of Mississippi. Situated in the County of Alcorn, State of Mississippi, Title to the above described property is believed to-wit: to be good, but I will convey only such title as is vested in Commencing at the Southwest corner of Block 578 of me as Substitute Trustee. Walker's Addition to the City WITNESS my signature, of Corinth, Alcorn County, on this the 4th day of April, Mississippi, run North with 2012. West line of said Block 100 BRADLEY P. JONES feet, thence East parallel with South line of said Block 130 SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE feet; thence South parallel with West line of said Block 100 feet to the South line of PREPARED BY: said Block; thence West 130 ADAMS & EDENS feet to the point of beginning. POST OFFICE BOX 400 BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI I will convey only such ti39043 tle as vested in me as Trus(601) 825-9508 A&E File #10-00333 tee. PUBLISH: 04/12/2012, 04/19/2012, 04/26/2012 13664
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE this the 10th day of April, 2012. REBECCA COLEMAN PHIPPS, TRUSTEE
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY OF ALCORN TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, THAT: Whereas, on August 13, 2010, Trudy Reid, executed a Deed of Trust to Rebecca Coleman Phipps, Trustee for the benefit of Jerry Byrd Boatman, Rebecca Lynn Haynie and P. Daniel Boatman as Trustee of the P. Daniel Boatman Revocable Trust which Deed of Trust is recorded as Instrument No. 201003540, in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, Mississippi.
WHEREAS, JOHN HOWARD ANDERSON, JR., made, executed and delivered to R0955 E B E CLegals CA COLEMAN PHIPPS, ATTY, as Trustee for the benefit of SOUTHBANK, in each of the these Deeds of Trust: A) Dated October 23, 2002, recorded in land Trust Deed Book 603, Page 393 et seq.; B) Dated July 3, 2003, recorded in land Trust Deed Book 627, Page 515 et seq.; C) Dated October 17, 2003, recorded in land Trust Deed Book 638, Page 411-417; D) Dated June 13, 2005, recorded as Instrument No. 200505490; E) Dated June 18, 2010, recorded as Instrument No. 201003059. WHEREAS, SOUTHBANK, legal holder and owner of said Deeds of Trust and the indebtedness secured thereby, substituted W. JETT WILSON as Substitute Trustee, by instrument dated March 26, 2012, and recorded in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, Mississippi, as Instrument No. 201201485; WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said Deeds of Trust and the entire debt secured thereby, having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said Deeds of Trust, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, SOUTHBANK, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deeds of Trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees, and expense of sale. NOW, THEREFORE, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that I, the undersigned Substitute Trustee, on the 11th day of May, 2012, at the South front door of the Alcorn County Courthouse, in the City of Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, within the legal hours for such sales (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.), will offer for sale and sell, at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the following property conveyed to me by said Deed of Trust described as follows:
INDEXING INSTRUCTIONS: Block 578 of Walker's Addi- Situated in the City of Corinth, County of Alcorn, Stale tion to the City of Corinth. of Mississippi, to-wit: 3t 4/12, 19, 26, 2012 Commencing at the South13667 west corner of the Northeast Quarter of Section 7, TownNOTICE OF SALE ship 2 South, Range 8 East, BY SUBSTITUTE Alcorn County, Mississippi; TRUSTEE thence run North 805 feet WHEREAS, JOHN HOW- along the Quarter Section ARD ANDERSON, JR., made, line to the North right of way executed and delivered to line of the I. C. Railroad (Old REBECCA C O L E M A N Mississippi and Alabama RailPHIPPS, ATTY, as Trustee for road), said point being the the benefit of SOUTHBANK, point of beginning; thence in each of the these Deeds of continue North 604.77 feet to the South right of way line Trust: of the Southern Railway; A) Dated October 23, thence run South 73 degrees 2002, recorded in land Trust 04 minutes East 385.72 feet Deed Book 603, Page 393 et along the South right of way line of the Southern Railway seq.; B) Dated July 3, 2003, re- to the West right of way line corded in land Trust Deed of South Harper Road; thence run South 00 degrees 37 minBook 627, Page 515 et seq.; C) Dated October 17, utes West 891.76 feet along 2003, recorded in land Trust said West right of way line to Deed Book 638, Page the North right of way line of the aforementioned I. C. Rail411-417; D) Dated June 13, 2005, re- road; thence run North 42 corded as Instrument No. degrees 00 minutes West 537.3 feet along said North 200505490; E) Dated June 18, 2010, re- right of way line to the point corded as Instrument No. of beginning, containing 6.28 acres, more or less. 201003059.
Whereas, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said deed of trust and the entire debt secured thereby, having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, Jerry Byrd Boatman, Rebecca Lynn Haynie and P. Daniel Boatman as Trustee of the P. Daniel Boatman Revocable Trust, having requested the undersigned Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and propWHEREAS, SOUTH- LESS AND EXCEPT THE erty in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust BANK, legal holder and FOLLOWING PARCELS OF for the purpose of raising the owner of said Deeds of Trust LAND: Lot 10 E 1/2 Lot 9, Block 672, Anderson Addition, S/O City sums due thereunder, to- and the indebtedness secured of Corinth, Alcorn Co, Mis- gether with attorney's fees, thereby, substituted W. JETT Situated in the City of CorTrustee's fees and expense of WILSON as Substitute Trus- inth, County of Alcorn, State sissippi. 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS 2006 GMC Sierra 2007 Nissan Maxima SE tee, by instrument dated of Mississippi, to-wit: sale; RED, 74K, LOADED Crew Cab Z-71, Charcoal Bronzemist, New Tires The following described propMarch 26, 2012, and re- Commencing at the Southerty: Beginning at the Southwest Comer of the Northeast Now, therefore, I, Re- corded in the Office of the $ $ $ east corner of Block 672, An- becca Coleman Phipps, Trus- Chancery Clerk of Alcorn Quarter of Section 7, Townderson`s Addition to the City ship 2 South, Range 8 East, of Corinth, run North 118 tee, in said deed of trust will County, Mississippi, as InstruAlcorn County, Mississippi; feet, thence West 75 feet, on the 2nd day of May, 2012, ment No. 201201485; thence run North 805 3 to feet thence South 118 feet, thence offer for sale at public outcry Chooseline East 75 feet to the point of for cash to the highest bidder, WHEREAS, default having along the quarter section from beginning. Being the same fee and will sell within legal hours been made in the terms and to the North right of way line simple property conveyed by (being between the hours of conditions of said Deeds of of the I.C. Railroad (Old MisQuit Claim Deed from Ell 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at Trust and the entire debt se- sissippi and Alabama RailCrocket to Ell Crocket, Life road); thence continue North Tenant and the Estate of Le- the South front door of the cured thereby, having been land Simmons, Deceased, County Courthouse at Cor- declared to be due and pay- 145.67 feet along the quarter Dated 01/15/1957 recorded inth, County of Alcorn, State able in accordance with the section line; thence run East 2005 Nissan S Mississippi, to-wit: 2009 Dodgeterms CrewofCab 2011 Chevy Impala 87 feet to the pointLTof beginon 01/15/1957 in BookAltima 105, of said Deeds of Trust, 98k, Super 99KCounty ning; thence continue White, 33K, Remote Start East Page 424 in Alcorn andClean the legal holder of said in$ of Al- debtedness, SOUTHBANK, 282 feet to a point on the Records, State of Mississippi. Situated in the County $ $ corn, State of Mississippi, having requested the under- West right of way line of Title to the above designed Substitute Trustee to South Harper Road; thence scribed property is believed to-wit: execute the trust and sell said run North 00 degrees 37 to be good, but I will convey only such title as is vested in Commencing at the South- land and property in accor- minutes East 165 feet along west corner of Block 578 of dance with the terms of said said right of way line; thence me as Substitute Trustee. Walker's Addition to the City Deeds of Trust for the pur- run West 282 feet; thence WITNESS my signature, of Corinth, Alcorn County, pose of raising the sums due run South 00 degrees 37 minon this the 4th day of April, Mississippi, run North with thereunder, together with at- utes West 165 feet and paral2012. West line of said Block 100 torney's fees, Substitute Trus- lel to the West right of way line of South Harper Road to BRADLEY P. JONES feet, thence East parallel with tee's fees, and expense of the point of beginning, conSouth line of said Block 130 sale. taining 1.07 acres, 2011 Malibu LT feet; thence South 2008 parallel Dodge Avenger SXT 2007 Chevy Silverado Ext. more Cab LTor SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE Sunroof, Ltr., Heatedwith West line of said Block Blue, 75KNOW, THEREFORE, NO- less. Red Fire, 66K 100 feet to the South line of TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that $ 130 I, the undersigned Substitute $ PREPARED$ BY: Situated in the City of Corsaid Block; thence West ADAMS & EDENS Trustee, on the 11th day of inth, County of Alcorn, State feet to the point of beginning. POST OFFICE BOX 400 May, 2012, at the South front of Mississippi, to-wit: BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI I will convey only such ti- door of the Alcorn County 39043 tle as vested in me as Trus- Courthouse, in the City of Commencing at the South(601) 825-9508 A&E File #10-00333 Corinth, Alcorn County, Mis- west Corner of the Northtee. sissippi, within the legal hours east Quarter of Section 7, PUBLISH: 04/12/2012, WITNESS MY SIGNA- for such sales (being between Township 2 South, Range 8 04/19/2012, 04/26/2012 TURE this the 10th day of the hours of 11:00 a.m. and East, Alcorn County, Missis13664 4:00 p.m.), will offer for sale sippi; thence run North 805 April, 2012. and sell, at public outcry to feet along the Quarter Section line to the North theSilverado highest bidder for cash, 2012 COLEMAN 2010 Hyundai Santa Fe REBECCA2004 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ right of ne of the following PHIPPS, Dark Red, 33K Extended Cab,the Z-71, White property con- w a yWhite,l i 17K TRUSTEE veyed to me by said Deed of Norfolk-Southern Railroad $ $ $ (former Illinois Central RailTrust described as follows: road) said point being the INDEXING INSTRUCTIONS: Block 578 of Walker's Addi- Situated in the City of Cor- Point of Beginning; thence run inth, County of Alcorn, Stale North for 145.67 feet along tion to the City of Corinth. said Quarter Section line; of Mississippi, to-wit: thence run East for 365.26 3t 4/12, 19, 26, 2012 Commencing at the South- feet to the West right of way 13667 west corner of the Northeast line of South Harper Road; Quarter of Section 7, Town- thence run South 00 degrees ship 2 South, Range 8 East, 37 minutes West along said Alcorn County, Mississippi; West right of way line for 544.98 feetTaurus to the North thence 1998 Chevrolet Silverado 2008 Saturn Aura run XE North 805 feet2006 Ford SE right of way line to the aforemenExtended Cab, Z-71, Black V6, 71k,along Blue the Quarter Section Grey, line to the North right of way tioned Norfolk-Southern Rail$ $ $ thence run North 42 line of the I. C. Railroad (Old road; Mississippi and Alabama Rail- degrees 00 minutes West road), said point being the along said North right of way point of beginning; thence line for 537.3 feet to the continue North 604.77 feet point of beginning, containing Nights & Weekends to the South right of way line 2.89 acres, more or less. of the Southern Railway; 662-424-1271 Although the title to said thence run South 73 degrees 1101 N. 2nd Street • Booneville, MS • www.courtesyautoms.com property is believed to be
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thence run North 805 feet along the Quarter Section line to the North right of way line of the I. C. Railroad (Old 0955 Legals Mississippi and Alabama Railroad), said point being the point of beginning; thence continue North 604.77 feet to the South right of way line of the Southern Railway; thence run South 73 degrees 04 minutes East 385.72 feet along the South right of way line of the Southern Railway to the West right of way line of South Harper Road; thence run South 00 degrees 37 minutes West 891.76 feet along said West right of way line to the North right of way line of the aforementioned I. C. Railroad; thence run North 42 degrees 00 minutes West 537.3 feet along said North right of way line to the point of beginning, containing 6.28 acres, more or less.
tion line to the North right of way line o f Daily the Norfolk-Southern Railroad (former Illinois Central RailLegals 0955 said road) point being the Point of Beginning; thence run North for 145.67 feet along said Quarter Section line; thence run East for 365.26 feet to the West right of way line of South Harper Road; thence run South 00 degrees 37 minutes West along said West right of way line for 544.98 feet to the North right of way line to the aforementioned Norfolk-Southern Railroad; thence run North 42 degrees 00 minutes West along said North right of way line for 537.3 feet to the point of beginning, containing 2.89 acres, more or less.
2.89 acres, more or less.
Corinthian • Thursday, April 19, 2012 • 17 Although the title to said property is believed to be 0955 good, I Legals will sell and convey only such title in said property as is vested in me as Substitute Trustee.
SIGNED, POSTED AND PUBLISHED on this the 19th day of April, 2012. /s/ W. Jett Wilson W. JETT WILSON MSB# 7316 SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE WILSON & HINTON, P.A. Post Office Box 1257 Corinth, MS 38835 (662) 286-3366
0955 Legals REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO PROVIDE LEGAL SERVICES
Alcorn County is requesting Statements of Qualifications from qualified professional legal firms to prepare required documents in accordance with Alcorn County’s Community Development Block Grant-Economic Development (CDBG) Project for Public Infrastructure Improvements for FY’2012. Those desiring consideration must prepare and submit a Statement of Qualifications that address all the following evaluation criteria:
Although the title to said Publish 4 times: property is believed to be April 19, 26, May 3, 10, 2012 good, I will sell and convey 13669 only such title in said propLESS AND EXCEPT THE erty as is vested in me as Sub1) Qualifications – List of FOLLOWING PARCELS OF stitute Trustee. qualifications of each staff LAND: person to be assigned to proSIGNED, POSTED AND ject; Situated in the City of Cor- PUBLISHED on this the 19th Points) inth, County of Alcorn, State day 2012. ThisofisApril, a Request for Proposals to provide Engineering Services for Alcorn(40 County’s Community ExperienceInformation of Mississippi, to-wit: Development Block Grant project for Public Infrastructure Improvements2)for Economic Development. regarding the experience of Commencing at the SouthThis information a proposal in accordance with this request to:the Boardfirm. of Supervisors, Alcorn west Comer of the Northeast You are invited /s/ to W.submit Jett Wilson Box JETT 69, Corinth, MS 38835, no later than 4:00pm on May 1, 2012. include Proposalstypes shall be should of proQuarter of Section 7, Town- County, P.O.W. WILSON marked on the outside as “Proposal for Engineering Services/FY 2012-CDBG”. Information concerning ject activities undertaken. (40 ship 2 South, Range 8 East, MSB# 7316 may beTRUSTEE obtained by calling Wanda Christian at (662) 728-6248 Points)Ext. 113. Alcorn County, Mississippi; the proposals SUBSTITUTE 3) Capacity for Performthence run North 805 feet WILSON The contract & willHINTON, be awardedP.A. to the responsible offeror whose proposal anceis within the competitive rangeand number along the quarter section line and determined Post Office 1257advantageous to Alcorn County, price, and to beBox the most otherIdentify factors the considered. The title of staff to be inasto the North right of way line factors to be Corinth, MS in38835 considered evaluation of proposals and their relative importance are available set forth (below signed to provide services. of the I.C. Railroad (Old Mis- instruction to Bidder). (662) 286-3366 (20 Points) sissippi and Alabama Railroad); thence continue North The Contractor shall perform all necessary engineering services to properly carry out the activities in the project, in accordance with State and HUD prescribed rules, regulations, policies and State Theon All proposals will be law. rated 145.67 feet along the quarter Publish 4 times: project for Economic Development. the following system to detersection line; thence run East April 19,includes 26, Maythe 3, following 10, 2012activities. Public Infrastructure Improvements mine the best offeror. De87 feet to the point of begin- 13669 1) Prepare plans and specifications for project. scription and Maximum ning; thence continue East 2) Construct and distribute bid packets (insuring that all Federal and Points: Qualifications – 40 282 feet to a point on the State requirements are met in contract preparation.) points, Experience – 40 West right of way line of 3) Assist in bid opening and prepare bid tabulation points, and Capacity- 20 South Harper Road; thence 4) Conduct pre-construction conference with contractor and staff points. Total 100 points run North 00 degrees 37 representatives, documenting files with minutes of the meeting minutes East 165 feet along 5) Conduct work-in-progress inspections giving periodic reports to Proposals shall be reviewed said right of way line; thence the county and approving any and all partial using the above criteria and run West 282 feet; thence payment requests. point factors. Contract negorun South 00 degrees 37 mintiations shall be initiated with utes West 165 feet and paralThe contract will be on a fixed price basis. Those desiring considerationthe should submitlegal proposals qualified firm by whose lel to the West right of way the time and date above stated and must include the following: proposal is determined to be line of South Harper Road to the point of beginning, con- 1) QUALIFICATIONS– List of qualifications of each staff person assignedmost advantageous to Alcorn County, based on the evaluataining 1.07 acres, more or to project (40 points) 2) EXPERIENCE– Information regarding the experience of the firm. This tion criteria. Alcorn County less. information should include types of project activities undertaken. reserves the right to negoti(40 points) ate with more than one qualiSituated in the City of Corinth, County of Alcorn, State 3) CAPACITY FOR PERFORMANCE– Identify the number and title of stafffied firm and also to cancel all available to be assigned to provide services (20 points) proceedings and begin a new of Mississippi, to-wit: process of soliciting proposAll proposals will be rated on the above system to determine the best offeror. als. In order to be considered, Commencing at the Southproposals mustwillbe west Corner of the North- Proposals will be reviewed by the Board of Supervisors using the above qualified selection criteria. The Board received will by 4:00 p.m. ontoMay east Quarter of Section 7, assign points to each criteria based on the content of the proposal. Negotiations be conducted 1, 2012. Proposals must accumulated points, as be Township 2 South, Range 8 determine a mutually satisfactory contract with the firm receiving the highest a d d rwith e s sthe e d firm,t the o firm A lwill corn East, Alcorn County, Missis- rated by the Board. If a mutually satisfactory contract cannot be negotiated cannot be reached after the County-Board of Supervisors, sippi; thence run North 805 be requested to submit a best and final offer in writing; and if a contract rm in 69, orderCorinth, of rating. MS. O fiBox feet along the Quarter Sec- best and final offer, negotiations will be initiated with the subsequently Plisted This procedure will be continued until a mutually satisfactory contract has been and negotiated. In addition 38835 marked on the tion line to the North right of to reaching a fair and reasonable price for the required work, the objective of negotiations will be outside fortoLegal way line of t h e reach an agreement on the provisions of the proposed contract including scope as and“Proposal extent of work, Services –FY 2012 CDBG/ED Norfolk-Southern Railroad and other essential requirements. Grant”. Information concern(former Illinois Central Railing the proposals may be obroad) said point being the The County reserves the right to reject any and all proposals. tained from the above adPoint of Beginning; thence run Lowell Hinton, President. dress or by calling Wanda North for 145.67 feet along Christian at Northeast Ms said Quarter Section line; Planning & Development Disthence run East for 365.26 trict at 662.728.6248 (Ext feet to the West right of way OFFICE OF STATE AID ROAD CONSTRUCTION line of South Harper Road; 302). DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION thence run South 00MISSISSIPPI degrees 37 minutes West along said AND West right of way line for 1t April 19, 2012 ALCORN COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS 13674 544.98 feet to the North right of way line to the aforemenSECTION 900 tioned Norfolk-Southern Railroad; thence run North 42 degrees 00 TO minutes West NOTICE CONTRACTORS: along said bids Northwill right way Sealed beofreceived by the Board of Supervisors of Alcorn County. Mississippi at the Alcorn line for 537.3 feet to the County Chancery Clerk Building, Corinth, Mississippi until 10 a.m. on the 21st day of May 2012 point of beginning, containing and shortly publicly opened for the construction of 15.090 miles of PATCH & RESEAL on 2.89 acres, morethereafter or less.
Request for Proposal to Provide Engineering Ser vices
COUNTY ROADS: “A” - “E” being known as Project No. SAP-02(18)S in Alcorn County. Mississippi.
Although the title to said property is believed to be ITEMS OF WORK ARE APPROXIMATELY AS good, PRINCIPAL I will sell and convey only such title in said propITEM QUANTITY erty as is vested in me as SubROADWAY MOBILIZATION ITEMS: stitute Trustee.
Mobilization SIGNED, POSTED AND Granular Material (LMV) PUBLISHED on this the 19th (Class 5, Group day of April, 2012. “C”) Hot Mix Asphalt, ST. 12.5MM (Edge Repair)
/s/ W. Jett Wilson JETT WILSON Hot MixW. Asphalt, ST. 9.5MM MSB# 7316 Leveling SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE WILSON & HINTON, P.A. Polymerized-Emulsiﬁ ed Asphalt Office Box 1257 GradePost CRS-2P Corinth, MS 38835 (662) Cover 286-3366 Seal Aggregate Material
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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS: Contract Time: 30 Working Days BASIS OF AWARD The award, if made, will be made to the lowest qualiﬁed bidder on the basis of published quantities. The Board of Supervisors hereby notiﬁes all bidders that it will afﬁrmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority, business enterprise will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award. PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS are on ﬁle in the Ofﬁce of the Chancery Clerk of Alcorn County, the County Engineer’s ofﬁce and the Ofﬁce of the State Aid Engineer, 412 E. Woodrow Wilson Avenue, Jackson, Mississippi. This project shall be constructed in accordance with the latest edition of the Mississippi Standard Speciﬁcations for State Aid Road and Bridge Construction. PLANS AND PROPOSALS may be secured from Ricky Newcomb, County Engineer for Alcorn County, Mississippi, 904 East Shiloh Road, Corinth. The Cost is seventy-ﬁve dollars ($75.00) for plans and seventy-ﬁve dollars ($75.00) for the proposal, non-refundable. Certiﬁed check or bid bond for ﬁve percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Alcorn County and the State of Mississippi must accompany each proposal. Bidders are hereby notiﬁed that any proposal accompanied by letters qualifying in any manner the condition under which the proposal is tendered will be considered an irregular bid and such proposal will not be considered in making the award. Gary Ross, President Alcorn County Board of Supervisors
ment (CDBG) Project for (40 Points) All proposals will be rated on 2) 2012 ExperienceInformation Public the following system to deter18 •Infrastructure Thursday,ImproveApril 19, • Daily Corinthian regarding the experience of ments for FY’2012. Those demine the best offeror. Dethe firm. This information siring consideration must prescription and Maximum Legalstypes of pro- Points: 0955andLegals 0955 include 0955 Legals pare submit a Statement should Qualifications – 40 ject activities undertaken. (40 of Qualifications that address points, Experience – 40 all the following evaluation Points) points, and Capacity- 20 3) Capacity for Perform- points. Total 100 points criteria: ance- Identify the number and 1) Qualifications – List of title of staff available to be as- Proposals shall be reviewed qualifications of each staff signed to provide services. using the above criteria and person to be assigned to pro- (20 Points) point factors. Contract negotiations shall be initiated with ject; All proposals will be rated on the qualified legal firm whose (40 Points) 2) Experience- Information the following system to deter- proposal is determined to be mine the best offeror. Deregarding the experience of most advantageous to Alcorn the firm. This information scription and Maximum County, based on the evaluaPoints: Qualifications – 40 should include types of protion criteria. Alcorn County ject activities undertaken. (40 points, Experience – 40 reserves the right to negotipoints, and Capacity20 ate with more than one qualiPoints) 3) Capacity for Perform- points. Total 100 points fied firm and also to cancel all ance- Identify the number and proceedings and begin a new Proposals shall be reviewed title of staff available to be asprocess of soliciting proposusing the above criteria and signed to provide services. als. In order to be considered, point factors.isContract nego- qualified proposals must be (20Westlake Points) Chemical Corporation a manufacturer of petrochemicals tiations shall be initiated with received by 4:00 p.m. on May and fabricated plastics products at sites located throughout the US the qualified legal firm whose All proposals will be rated on 1, 2012. Proposals must be proposal is determined to be within Canada. currently have opportunities theand following systemWe to detera d d r e sour s e d North to Alcorn most advantageous to Alcorn mine the best Pipe offeror. DeCounty-Board of Supervisors, American Corporation unit foronindividuals with a background County, based the evaluascription and Maximum P O Box 69, Corinth, MS. in maintenance/electronics to join Alcorn our team at the Booneville, MSon the County Points: Qualifications – 40 tion criteria. 38835 and marked reserves the right to negotipoints, outside as “Proposal for Legal Plant.Experience – 40 points, and Capacity- 20 ate with more than one quali- Services –FY 2012 CDBG/ED fied firm and also to cancel all Grant”. Information concernpoints. Total 100 points proceedings and begin a new ing the proposals may be obProposals shall be reviewed process of soliciting propos- tained from the above adAs the an Electromechanical will: dress or by calling Wanda In order to beyou considered, using above criteria and als.Technician, qualified proposals must be Christian point factors. Contract Northeast Ms • Perform facility negoProgrammable Logic Controller work onat all by 4:00 p.m. on May Planning & Development Distiations shall be initiatedequipment with received manufacturing including installation, programming, 1, 2012. Proposals must be the qualified legal firm whose trict at 662.728.6248 (Ext troubleshooting addressed to A l c o r n 302). proposal is determined toand be repair County-Board of Supervisors, most advantageous • Perform anytoorAlcorn all mechanical and electrical tasks as assigned County, based on the evalua- P O Box 69, Corinth, MS. Qualifi cations Include: tion criteria. Alcorn County 38835 and marked on the 1t April 19, 2012 as “Proposal for Legal • Minimum years ofoutside practical electronics experience reserves the rightofto3 negoti13674 Services –FY 2012 CDBG/ED training ate•with more thanDegree one qualiAssociates in Electronics or equivalent Grant”. Information concernfied firm and also to cancel all in fundamentals PLC’ , programming and ingsthe proposals may controllers be obproceedings and begin a of new tained of from the process of soliciting propostroubleshooting and repair PLC’ s above adals. In order to be considered, dress or by calling Wanda qualified proposals must be Christian at Northeast Ms NorthbyAmerican Pipe offers a competitive compensation Planning & Development Disreceived 4:00 p.m. on MayCorporation trict at 662.728.6248 (Ext 1, and 2012.benefi Proposals must beincluding ts package, vacation, holidays and a 401k Savings addressed to A l c o r n 302). Plan. Interested individuals are encouraged to apply via our website: County-Board of Supervisors, • Go to www.westlake.com P O Box 69, Corinth, MS. 38835 and marked on the 1t AprilAmerican 19, 2012 Pipe” under the Careers tab • Select “Job Listing - North outside as “Proposal for Legal 13674 • Select “Booneville, MS” and Search for openings at that site Services –FY 2012 CDBG/ED Grant”. Information • Click on the concernElectromechanical Technician job posting to submit ing the proposals may be obyour resume and profi tained from the above ad- le dress or by calling Wanda Christian at Northeast Ms EOE/M/F/D/N Planning & Development District at 662.728.6248 (Ext 302).
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the qualified legal firm whose proposal is determined to be most advantageous to Alcorn County, based on the evaluaLegals 0955criteria. tion Alcorn County reserves the right to negotiate with more than one qualified firm and also to cancel all proceedings and begin a new process of soliciting proposals. In order to be considered, qualified proposals must be received by 4:00 p.m. on May 1, 2012. Proposals must be addressed to Alcorn County-Board of Supervisors, P O Box 69, Corinth, MS. 38835 and marked on the outside as “Proposal for Legal Services –FY 2012 CDBG/ED Grant”. Information concerning the proposals may be obtained from the above address or by calling Wanda Christian at Northeast Ms Planning & Development District at 662.728.6248 (Ext 302).
1, 2012. Proposals must be addressed to Alcorn County-Board of Supervisors, P O Box 69, Corinth, MS. 0955 Legals 38835 and marked on the outside as “Proposal for Legal Services –FY 2012 CDBG/ED Grant”. Information concerning the proposals may be obtained from the above address or by calling Wanda Christian at Northeast Ms Planning & Development District at 662.728.6248 (Ext 302). 1t April 19, 2012 13674
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extended cab, 3rd door, low rider, 5-spd., 2.2 ltr., 4 cyl., runs great,
'03 CHEVY SILVERADO,
black, quadra steer (4-wheel steering), LT, 80k miles, loaded, leather, tow package, ext. cab.
2000 DODGE CARAVAN,
FOR SALE 2000 CHRYSLER SEBRING JXI, new paint, new top, gold package, fully loaded
1961 CHEV. 2 dr. hardtop (bubble top), sound body, runs.
$1500. 731-645-0157 AFTER 4 P.M.
Days only, 662-415-3408.
864 TRUCKS/VANS SUV’S
2002 INTERNATIONAL, Cat. engine
1998 Chevy S-10 LS,
‘01 MUSTANG CONVERTIBLE GT red with new tan top, 5-speed, 4.6, V-8, Cooper 17” tires, runs great, asking price $5200.
1999 CHEROKEE SPORT 4X4, 6 cyl., all works good except for A/C
2003 Ford Expedition, 1 owner, 140,000 miles, 3rd row seats, rear air, cloth seats, $7000 OBO 662-462-4229
1985 GMC Custom Deluxe work truck, heavy duty bed, estate property, $1600. 287-5549 between 9am-5pm.
2005 Sunset Creek by Sunny Brook 2-drs., LR & DR slide-outs, kept nice & clean, come with hitch, sway bar, front elect. jack. Kept under shed. $12,500 662-415-1463
2008 Jayco Eagle 5th Wheel 38’, 4 slides, exc. cond., $28,000 firm. Trailer located in Counce, TN. 425-503-5467
1979 CHEVY 1 TON DUMP TRUCK, $3500 J.C. HARRIS 700 TRENCHER,
Call 662-423-6872 or 662-660-3433
camper, 2 slides, fiberglass ext., awning, holding tanks, full sofa sleeper, refrig., micro., glass shower, recliner, sleeps 6,
2006 YAMAHA FZI 3k miles, adult owned, corbin seat, selling due to health reasons, original owner.
2006 FORD EXPLORER
MTR., GOOD TIRES,
$6500 OR TRADE
looks & rides real good!
910 MOTORCYCLES/ ATV’S
WHITE, EDDIE BAUER EDITION, 42K MILES LOADED, EXC. COND.
1980 HONDA 750-FRONT (TRI) 4-CYC. VOLKSWAGON
2003 YAMAHA V-STAR CLASSIC
2006 Wildcat 30 ft. 5th wheel
816 RECREATIONAL VEHICLES
1991 Ford Econoline Van, 48,000 miles, good cond., one owner, serious interest. $7000 287-5206.
2007 Franklin pull camper, 36’, lots of space, 2 A/C units, 2 slide outs, 2 doors, shower & tub, 20’ awning, full kitchen, W&D, $13,000.
2005 HONDA ATV TRX 250 EX
2003 Honda 300 EX 2007 black plastics & after market parts.
$2,000 $2,500 462-5379
1995 HARLEY DAVIDSON SPORTSTER 1200 Screaming Eagle exhaust, only 7K miles, like new,
2001 HONDA REBEL 250
WITH EXTRAS, BLUE, LESS THAN 1500 MILES,
2000 Custom Harley Davidson Mtr. & Trans., New Tires, Must See
662-415-8623 or 287-8894 REDUCED
2005 Kawasaki 4-wheeler
4 wheel drive, Brute force, v-twin, 650 cc, 260 hrs., $3550. 662-603-9014
RAZOR 08 POLARIS
30” ITP Mud Lights, sound bars, 2600 miles.
’04 HONDA SHADOW 750 $
Published on Apr 18, 2012