JACKSON • District 4 Rep. Jody Steverson was appointed Vice Chairman of the Mississippi House Ways & Means Committee last week. The Ways & Means Committee plays an important part in funding for infrastructure and local cities, counties, colleges and universities

WALNUT • The second day of the Tippah County Tournament saw very little drama in its three games. All three contests beginning with Falkner and Ripley girls, Blue Mountain and Ripley boys, and Walnut versus Pine Grove girls ended in double-digit margins of victory.