Callahan Quick Print Reaches Out To Water Valley Customers

OXFORD – Callahan Quick Print, Inc. is approaching the mid-century mark since opening in Oxford back in 1972. For many of the early years business founder Robert Callahan had a lot of customers in Water Valley and now second generation printers Glen Callahan and his sister, Stephanie Callahan Mills; along with Glen’s wife, Christy, and…

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City Officials Navigate Lengthy Agenda In Two-Hour Meeting

WATER VALLEY – Aldermen tackled a lengthy agenda during the Jan. 5 city meeting. Following the routine actions that mark the start of each monthly meeting – approving the agenda and paying the bills – the action started with a complaint from a Main Street business owner about people not cleaning up behind their dogs.…

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Longtime Meteorologist Will Be Missed

Please pray for the sick in and around our little community. The list includes Robert “Mobo” Hill of Scobey along with Opal Bell, Sadie Harper, William Earl Tillman, Joshua and Jerry Milam and Bailee Kelley. Love and sympathy to the family of Mr. James Ervin “Butch” Jones, 73, of Rosebloom. Butch passed away Thursday, January…

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It’s Time To Revisit Medicaid Expansion

I think it’s time that we take a fresh look at a highly controversial decision made several years ago that has cost Mississippi several billion dollars so far, and has lessened the healthcare coverage for 300,000 mostly, working Mississippians. This decision has cost the hospitals in our state and healthcare providers hundreds of millions of…

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Obituaries 01/21/21

Ivy Faye Arbuckle WATER VALLEY—Ivy Faye Arbuckle, age 80, of  Water Valley died Tuesday, January 12, 2021, in Baptist Memorial Hospital– North Mississippi at Oxford. Born in Calhoun County, November 25, 1940, Faye was a daughter of the late William Samuel and Cora Melton Stark. She was a life-long member of Scuna Valley Baptist Church.…

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Rockette Inks Deal With Music Publishing Company

Water Valley hometown girl KeKe Rockette, (stage name Roy Rockette) ended the year 2020 with a bang. Rockette secured a major inks Publishing Deal with Sony/ATV – the world’s No. 1 music publishing company offering a diverse catalogue of iconic songs written by legends such as The Beatles, Michael Jackson, and The Rolling Stones, as well…

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Second Candidate Qualifies For Mayor, Deadline Is Feb. 5

WATER VALLEY – Just over two weeks remain before the qualifying deadline for municipal offices and only three candidates have submitted paperwork to the city clerk’s office in Water Valley. Terry Rockette is the latest candidate to qualify as he will run again for mayor.  In 2017 Rockette competed in a four-way race for mayor…

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