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LANSING, Michigan — Dr. Anne E. Brooks, medical director of the Tutwiler Clinic in Tutwiler, Mississippi, was a recent recipient of a prestigious award presented by her alma mater, Michigan State University.

SUMNER — There is growing support for establishing a wellness center in western Tallahatchie County.

The Tallahatchie County Library Board is expected Tuesday to halt the planned May 31 closure of the county’s two public libraries, in Charleston and Tutwiler.

Tuesday’s presentation of a certificate designating the city of Charleston as a Mississippi Downtown Network member of the Mississippi Main Street Association (MMSA) was hailed as a memorable event.

From left, Charleston businessmen Dr. Stuart Denman Jr., Isaac W. “Ike” Sayle and Robert L. Salmon are pictured with the plaque each received on May 13 as 2017 recipients of the Charleston Arts and Revitalization Effort’s Living Legend award.

WEBB — First-term incumbent Ward 1 Alderwoman Marilyn Gibbs was beaten in Tuesday’s Democratic primary runoff here.


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