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Colleen Byrne

STUART, Fla. – Colleen McVey Byrne passed away peacefully Sunday, March 30, 2014, at her home in Stuart, Fla. She was born in Chicago in 1927 to Thomas and May McVey. She married Thomas A. Byrne in 1951 and they settled in Springfield, where they reared their family, adopting five children. They retired to Stuart, […]

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Tom Longest Sr.

BRUCE – Tom Bruce Longest Sr., 75, died Thursday, June 20, 2013, at his home. He was born Feb. 6, 1938, in Bruce. He was a retired equipment supervisor. He was a graduate of BHS Class of 1956. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Bruce and the Benevolent Protective Order of Elks […]

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Jobs, Education, Leadership

TUPELO – Jobs, education and leadership were the top issues discussed at Friday’s State of the Region Meeting that saw movers and shaker from across the area brought together at the BancorpSouth Conference Center. This was the 17th annual meeting for the organization – presented by CREATE Foundation’s Commission on the Future of Northeast Mississippi […]

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