Category Archives: News

Fasting For God’s Favor

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch The practice of fasting is mentioned at the beginning of each New Year by many Church leaders, and I for one have always been a fan of fasting. Some Pastors promote fasting among their congregation

Missing Teen

Hernando, Ms *UPDATE 3/22/2019 – Maddie has been located. Thank you for helping us get the word out and providing tips. No other information will be released at this time.*

Trusting The Lord

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch I was talking with some drag racing friends the other day, and we were musing how nostalgia racing has become prominent within the sport, with emphasis placed on the older cars and stars of drag

The Sheriff’s Dept Needs You

Hernando, Ms The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department needs your help locating Dawson Matheny who is wanted for questioning involving passing forged checks in DeSoto County.If you know his whereabouts, please contact Det. Raines at (662)469.8517 or sraines@desotocountyms.gov

The Good Shepherd

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In chapter 10 of the New Testament book of John, Jesus discusses the timeless profession of a shepherd.  He stated that sheep know the voice of their shepherd and they will follow him, but they

Worship For The Modern Day Believer

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In past columns we have talked about worship, and once again I feel led to address the subject. This column is not a commentary on today’s worship music, or a critique of worship leaders. There

Woman Shot While Driving On Goodman Road In Southaven

Southaven, Ms Southaven Police are investigating a early morning shooting on Goodman Road. Police located a woman that had been shot while in her car on Goodman Road as she and her male companion turned right on to Southcrest Blvd around 2:22

Giving From The Heart

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Well folks, it’s time for my semi-annual column on giving.  Who knows, I might write three this year, but I would like to state emphatically once again that I believe in tithing! And I believe

DeSoto County Detention Center Receives Accreditation

Hernando, Ms Sheriff Bill Rasco and Director of Detention Services Chad Wicker have received their accreditation certificate from the American Correctional Association-(ACA).  The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department Adult Detention Center was built in 2012 and can house 572 inmates. Auditors

On Bearing Fruit For The Kingdom

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In the gospel of John, Jesus talked to His disciples concerning His followers bearing fruit….. “I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit,