The Ethel Volunteer Fire Department is holding a stew fundraiser. Prices are $8/quart, $14/half-gallon, and $25/gallon. Stew will be available for delivery Friday, Dec. 10 or for pickup Saturday, Dec. 11 during the Ethel Christmas Parade. Orders are currently being taken. To place an order, contact Trey Johnson at 662-387-7475 or Joey Armstrong at 662-633-1049. See any member of the Ethel Volunteer... Read More.
Don’t burn the turkey this Thanksgiving and try not to burn anything else. More kitchen fires happen on Thanksgiving Day than any other day of the year. That’s according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). In 2019, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,400 home cooking fires on Thanksgiving. Additional Thanksgiving fire safety tips from the NFPA: Stay... Read More.
When Mississippi State and Ole Miss take the field Thursday for the 94th Battle for the Golden Egg, a couple of former Whippets will be on opposites of the ball. Former Whippets Xavier "Bobo" Miller and Antonio Harmon will face off against each other for the first time, Miller as a Rebel and Harmon as a Bulldog. "Man he's... Read More.
Waste Management has announced collection days for the Thanksgiving holiday. If you garbage is collected on Thursdays it will collected on Saturday, Nov. 27. For more information, contact Waste Management at 662-289-1431.
One of the most sought after football recruits in the country, and Attala County native, Percy Lewis has de-committed from the University of Oregon. Lewis made the announcement Tuesday morning on his Twitter account. "After me and my family talked over my recruitment process I want to de-commit from the University of Oregon," Lewis wrote. "I want to thank... Read More.
The Mississippi Department of Public Safety has announced a partnership with IDEMIA, the world-leading biometric and identity solutions provider, to introduce Mississippi Mobile ID to residents. Mississippi Mobile ID is a digital version of a physical driver’s license that will allow residents to control their identity via a free app on their smartphone. Mississippi Mobile ID will be... Read More.
The Mississippi State Department of Health has released a list of ways to keep everyone safe from COVID-19 for family gathering this week. The following list comes from the MSDH Facebook page: Monday, the state reported over 1,100 new cases of COVID-19 from over the... Read More.
The Town of Ethel is considering a new city ordinance. This ordinance would deal with health and sanitation inside the city limits. The ordinance would cover things such as garbage, overgrown properties, junk appliances, junk vehicles, and litter according to MS Code 29-19-11 Anyone that wants to read the ordinance in its entirety can visit Ethel City Hall weekdays... Read More.