Unofficial returns from Holmes County voters on Tuesday, August 2, 2011.
STATE AND DISTRICT OFFICES:
FOR GOVERNOR: William Bond Compton, Jr. 490, Johnny L. Dupree 2347, Bill Luckett 1794, and Guy Dale Shaw 144....subscribers»
"No fairer land is known, nor do finer people dwell on earth than those in Holmes County."
Those are the words of Jack Brumby, who was a reporter for The Lexington Advertiser during its 1937 Centennial Edition....subscribers»
Carey Williams, a 6th grade student at J.J. McClain, sang "The World's Greatest" by R. Kelly before a crowd of hundreds as part of the school orientation program held at J.J. McClain High School Gymnasium August 2....subscribers»
Holmes County Day was held Saturday, July 30 at S.V. Marshall High School in Tchula as a final opportunity for local candidates to promote themselves in advance of the August 2 election....subscribers»
St. James Temple of Deliverance C.O.G.I.C. in Cruger will host its revival August 10-12 with services at 7:30 nightly. The guest speaker will be Superintendent Albert Pass....subscribers»
Court cases were heard July 29 in Durant on local crimes.
Timothy D. Sandifer of Lexington was found guilty on a May 12 charge of trespassing. Fines were assessed in the amount of $380....subscribers»