“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” or so goes the classic idiom.
Members of the medical community, as well as those who subsidize health care services, embrace that concept.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday morning in the West Tallahatchie High School auditorium for the Rev. Dr. Andrew L. Hawkins, who was struck by a vehicle Monday morning while walking along Sharkey Road.
He was 67.
Tallahatchie County’s rural fire departments are in need of more volunteers, county Fire Coordinator Richard Taylor said Monday afternoon.
Some U.S. Navy veterans who served aboard the USS Tallahatchie County will be honored Saturday (Oct. 10) during an 11 a.m. ceremony at the Charleston Arts Center.