Do you know that some high school students believe that 90 percent of their peers have tried or regularly use marijuana? That’s what the Anti-Drug Coalition of Tipton County is learning during discussions with children in the Tipton County Schools system.
This week we are continuing a feature called Q&A. Through this feature we hope to help you get to know your neighbors, government officials and others in the community. Today we feature Jay Phillips, a trainer with Memphis Orthopaedic Group, a division of MSK Group, P.C., lives in Atoka and serves as a trainer at Tipton County schools athletic events. Phillips worked as a training intern for the Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots.
If an ordinance passes on a second reading next month, residents of Munford will see their water and sewer rates increase. According to an analysis conducted by city officials, bills will be between 27 and 30 percent higher.
The Historic Ruffin Theater opened "A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline" last weekend, the second play of its 2014 season, to the delight of hundreds of Patsy Cline fans.