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J.L. King Center

needs $30K ‘He’s obviously a fighter’
to continue
Community leaders
propose plan for center
to be paid for by citizens,
not government grants

Shanice Davis used
to go to the J.L. King
Center in Starkville
every day, starting
three years ago.
She would partic-
ipate in classes for
yoga, cooking and Davis
parenting, and her three children —
now 4, 5 and 14 — would go along Mary Pollitz/Dispatch Staff
and play in the childcare program. Former Marine Ken Moore punches a board in half while testing for his third-degree black belt in Taekwondo at
If it was summertime, the kids First United Methodist Church gymnasium in Starkville on Saturday. Moore shattered his C-6 neck vertebrate
would go to a reading and tutoring while playing a pick-up game of basketball in 2009. Overcoming injury, Moore started Taekwondo nearly a decade
ago and has worked his way toward becoming an instructor outside of Atlanta, Georgia.
camp at the center.
Last year, Davis, who didn’t com-
plete high school, started taking
classes to earn a high-school level Former Marine fights paralysis, earns third-degree black belt
diploma through an adult education
program offered at J.L. King. BY MARY POLLITZ
“It’s something I felt like I need-

ed to accomplish in my life,” Davis,
ith tears swelling in his eyes, Dave
31, said.
Dampier helped martial arts instruc-
She earned her remaining cred-
tor Ken Moore stand from his wheel-
its, in world and U.S. history, chem-
chair — which he’s been confined to for 10
istry, algebra and English, between
years — to receive his third-degree black belt
March and May 2018, and then
in Taekwondo.
graduated in June last year.
Moore rested his hand on Dampier’s
Now, she’s pursuing an associ- shoulder for balance as Dampier tied the black
ate’s degree in child psychology belt around the former Marine to a crowd of
from East Mississippi Community applause Saturday in the First United Method-
College and considering a career in ist Church gymnasium in Starkville.
social work. Dampier first started the Naval Postgradu-
Without the “crucial” center ate School of Taekwondo nearly three decades
close to her apartment in north ago in California specifically for success
Starkville, Davis doesn’t know how stories like Moore’s.
she would’ve gotten this far in her “Phenomenal,” Dampier said while wiping
education. his tears. “He’s a retired gunnery sergeant
The J.L. King Center has offered Mary Pollitz/Dispatch Staff
from the Marine Corp and I’m a retired major
a range of services for the commu- Dave Dampier, right, congratulates Ken Moore after Moore
received his third-degree black belt Saturday at First United
from the Army. We have a kinship there. ... We
nity since 1994 and affects between don’t let physical limitations get in our way.
Methodist Church in Starkville. Moore overcame a spinal injury
200 and 300 Starkville families a If they work hard, they will make it. He’s a
and earned his belt after showcasing his skills. Moore is cur-
year. After losing its main source rently an instructor at a Naval Postgraduate Student Taekwon- perfect example of that.”
of funding in January, its doors will do club outside Atlanta, Georgia. See Moore, 6A
close if it can’t come up with $30,000
by Aug. 1.
See J.L. king Center, 6A

Aldermen hear from IPS about

costs, benefits of parking meters
Maurice Dai-
ley grills burg- Installation would cost between $700-900 per meter
ers at Kids
Day in the
By Slim Smith IPS developed the first parking meters that accepted credit cards in
Park, hosted
by Townsend 2005, and today offers meters that ac-
Park Seniors cept payment by coins, credit cards or
and Men of you walk around down-
phone app. Because it is a program-
Knowledge, town Starkville, you
mable system, rates can be adjusted
at Townsend can see a reminder of
Park Commu- the past and, perhaps, to provide free or discounted parking
nity Center on a glimpse of the future. on certain days.
Saturday. Dai- During Fri- The technology is new. The con-
ley said he’s day’s work session, cept of parking meters is not, as a tour
an “aspiring Starkville’s Board of Fountain of downtown will confirm. All along
grill man” and the sidewalks, you’ll find the rem-
hoped to open Aldermen listened to a presentation
from Sherry Fountain of San Di- nants of parking-meter polls, sheered
a business
in the area ego-based IPS Group Inc., one of the off at the level of the concrete.
someday. nation’s leading manufacturers of It’s no small irony: The meters
Victoria Cheyne/Dispatch Staff parking meters. See Parking meters, 3A

Weather Five Questions Calendar Local Folks Public

1 What was Tiger Woods’ original first Today “The Sweet and Not So meetings
name — Earl, Edgar, Eldrick or Ewan? Sweet History of Tea” at July 1: Lown-
■ Sunday Funday: This 6 p.m. at Three Sisters
2 In what U.S. city can you take the des County
mini arts and music fest
Red Line to Dupont Circle? Pie Co., 422 Main St.,
Supervisors, 9
3 What interviewer is known for her from 1-6 p.m. at 513 Uni- Columbus.
annual “10 Most Fascinating People” versity Drive, Starkville, a.m., County
list? features vendors, kids
Eric Daniel Leyva 4 Early in the Civil War, the brother of activities and music by Thursday Courthouse
July 2: Colum-
what man saved President Lincoln’s John Brocato, Shank and ■ Independence Day
Pre-K, Annunciation
son from being crushed by a train? Maim, Brother Nature Celebration: Starkville bus City Council

High 89 Low 72
Chance p.m. t-storm
5 Auguste Rodin’s sculpture The
Thinker was conceived as a likeness
of what famous author?
and Flathead Ford. Visit
Parks and Recreation
invites the public to
bring lawn chairs or
regular meeting,
5 p.m., Munic-
ipal Complex
Full forecast on Answers, 2D ■ History of Tea: blankets for this event at
page 2A. Dr. D’s Brain Jam, a the Starkville Sports- Courtroom
new speaker series plex, 405 Lynn Lane, July 8: Lowndes

Inside co-sponsored by The W’s

Department of History,
beginning at 5 p.m. Enjoy
music, food, inflatables, Montrell Cunningham
County School
District spe-
Classifieds 1D Lifestyles 1C Political Science and petting zoo, snacks, plus has organized Kids Day
Comics 5D Obituaries 7B cial-call meet-
Geography, and Three fireworks at 9 p.m. For in the Park at Townsend
Crossword 2D Opinions 4A Sisters Pie Co., presents more information, call Park Community Center in ing, 12:30 p.m.,
140th Year, No. 94 Dear Abby 3C Scene & Seen 6C Kristi DiClemente with 662-323-2294. Columbus for 11 years. LCSD offices


2A Sunday, June 30, 2019 The Dispatch •

Say What?
Did you hear? “You had a choice to leave Charlottesville, but you did not.”
Facebook’s digital currency Rosia Parker, a longtime civil rights activist in Charlottes-
ville, addressing the white supremacist who deliberately
drove his car into a crowd of counterprotestors and was

may flourish where banks don’t sentenced to life in prison Friday. Story, 5A.

In developing countries, many tens Ask Rufus

of millions still live far from a bank
By KEN SWEET tries, many tens of mil-
AP Business Writer lions still live far from a
bank or money transfer
NEW YORK — Eu- center, or currently use
ropeans and Americans a currency prone to in-
have their Visa and Mas- flation or volatility. Libra
tercards. For ever yone could address this issue
else, here comes ... Libra?
by providing a universal,
Facebook’s new Libra
stable currency that is
digital currency is aimed
easily transferrable be-
at a huge potential mar-
tween persons or busi-
ket for financial ser vices
nesses without involv-
— the entire developing
ing setting up an entire
world, with billions of
payment infrastructure.
people in areas such as
It also potentially could
India and Sub-Saharan
Africa, where financial work at a lower cost.
ser vices are often less In the last decade,
sophisticated and many citizens of developing
people don’t use tradi- countries have widely
tional banking accounts. adopted cellphones as a
Whether or not these way to store money, send-
billions will want to make ing text message-based
the switch is anyone’s payments either to busi-
guess. nesses or persons. It’s
The U.S., Europe and been a broadly heralded
most developed econo- development among poli- Courtesy photo/Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library
cymakers and nonprofits T.C. Billups and James Sykes Billups at a Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity party in Oxford c. 1910. The photo was
mies already have large,
focused on poverty be- taken about the time as a storied “road trip” to Senatobia.
efficient payment sys-
cause bank accounts are

Stories to Treasure
tems. These allow people
to buy and sell goods in hard to come by or are
real time and send money too expensive.
person-to-person through “The entire continent

ser vices like Zelle, PayP- of Africa skipped right
over cards and went was planning on in town called upon On one trip my grandfather was
al and Venmo. That’s why
writing today about the Mayor Monday driving with chairs and luggage
the companies that joined straight into mobile
the 1830s homes afternoon requesting strapped on the outside of his auto-
Facebook’s Libra associa- payments,” said Sanjay
of Columbus that are that the Board of May- mobile. South of Macon, the car
tion, as well as nonprofits Sakhrani, an industr y an-
rapidly being destroyed or and Alderman take broke down. It was repaired but
involved with similar proj- alyst with Keefe, Bruyette
without even an some action looking to broke down again near Scooba.
ects, say Libra’s potential & Woods, who covers
attempt to salvage valu- the protection of the After repairs they again headed
lies elsewhere. Visa, Mastercard, PayPal
able materials out of citizens of the town south but at Lauderdale, it broke
In developing coun- and Western Union.
them. However, the last from accidents caused down a third time. My grandfather
two days I have had by the unrestrictive then ordered everyone out of the
several people ask me use of Automobiles
CONTACTING THE DISPATCH about family stories. As in the town. It was
car. He reached into the glovebox
and pulled out a 45 cal. pistol
Office hours: Main line: families gather to cele- desired that a law be which he emptied into the engine.
brate the Fourth, they
Rufus Ward passed prohibiting the
n 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon-Fri n 662-328-2424 Turning to the family he calmly
need to recall, preserve use of automobiles
Email a letter to the editor? said: “That’ll put the SOB out of its
HOW DO I ... n
and treasure stories passed down on the streets of the town.” How
from older generations. people view something has an
Report a missing paper? I recall asking, “What did y’all
Report a sports score? Here are a few of the stories awful lot to do with which side of
n 662-328-2424 ext. 100 do then?” Turned out a friend of
n 662-241-5000 passed down to me. the fence they are standing on, or
n Toll-free 877-328-2430 his was a car dealer in Meridian
One of my favorite stories is in this case, riding on, and I’ll bet a
n Operators are on duty until Submit a calendar item? and they called him to bring up a
of a college road trip party by good time was had.
5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. n Go to new car.
my grandfather T.C. Billups and My mother Ida Billups Ward
Buy an ad? community my great uncle J.S. Billups. It all was in college when the U.S. All families have stories to
n 662-328-2424 began with a sixtieth anniversary entered World War II. She was tell, and unless those stories are
Submit a birth, wedding passed from generation to gen-
party for the Delta Kappa Epsilon attending college in Virginia but
Report a news tip? or anniversary announce- eration, they are usually forever
fraternity chapter at Ole Miss in returned to Columbus in 1942 and
n 662-328-2471 ment? lost. Columbus is blessed with a
April of 1910. There was a grand went to work at the Columbus
n n Download forms at www. rich history but with much of its
“German Banquet in Oxford” with Army Air Field base hospital.
at least one side trip adventure. She also joined the Civil Air early story surviving only in bits
The story of that side trip is Patrol, where she was the first girl and pieces. In 1814 David Crockett
Physical address: 516 Main St., Columbus, MS 39701 found on two different pages of from Lowndes County to solo. It got lost here. Thomas Jefferson
Mailing address: P.O. Box 511, Columbus, MS 39703-0511 what was an April, 1910, Senatobia was not until I was grown that I was providing advice on Franklin
newspaper. One account appeared discovered that she had once been Academy in the early 1820s. In
Starkville Office: 101 S. Lafayette St. #16, Starkville, MS 39759 on the society page. It stated that, a Civil Air Patrol pilot. I asked why 1842 Horace King, a black archi-
“Winston Smith, Roger Montgom- she had stopped flying and heard a tect/engineer, built the first bridge
ery, Cham Conner and T.C. Bil- story for the first time.
SUBSCRIPTIONS lups, students at Oxford” had been Toward the end of World War
over the Tombigbee here. The
fist house built in Columbus was
visiting in Senatobia. The article II she was dispatched to Bir-
HOW TO SUBSCRIBE went on to say that “the young mingham solo in a Piper Cub,
constructed in the fall of 1817. But
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gentlemen came in Automobiles a small single-engine two-seat as, Thomas Moore or Thomas
Online.......................................... and during their stay had many plane that had a top air speed of Sampson? All have been men-
enjoyable rides with young ladies only about 85 mph. When she
RATES and friends.” arrived there, she got stuck in a
tioned in different accounts. Then
again, it might have been Thomas
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there have been quite a number of never flew a plane again. and preserve your family stories.
visiting ones which have caused In the 1920s, members of the They are something that will be
The Commercial Dispatch (USPS 142-320) considerable commotion among Billups and Hardy families of treasured in the future. I know
Published daily except Saturday. Entered at the post office at Columbus, Mississippi.
Periodicals postage paid at Columbus, MS the horses and incidentally among Columbus and the Kimbroughs that is true, for I was brought up
POSTMASTER, Send address changes to: those who drive them.” of Greenwood would vacation in a family of story tellers and I
The Commercial Dispatch, P.O. Box 511, Columbus, MS 39703
Published by Commercial Dispatch Publishing Company Inc., The report continued to say together during the summer at treasure every story I heard.
516 Main St., Columbus, MS 39703 how some of the “leading citizens the Kimbrough house in Biloxi. Rufus Ward is a local historian.

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Judge: Man’s ‘I’m sorry’ video POLITICAL

can be used in murder trial ANNOUNCEMENT This is a paid political advertisement which
37-year-old charged with killing a deputy, his own tempted murder, two counts of kid-
napping and one count of armed is intended as a public service for the voters
mother-in-law and six others in May 2017 robbery, and has been held without of Mississippi. It has been submitted to and
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at his trial in February, the Daily Attorneys in the Office of State
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BROOKHAVEN — Jurors will Leader reported.
asked Lincoln County Circuit Judge only candidates for these offices.
be allowed to hear what a Missis- Godbolt, now 37, is charged with
David Strong to exclude some of
sippi man told a reporter on video killing the deputy, his own mother- the prosecution’s evidence, such as LOWNDES COUNTY
as he was arrested in the shooting in-law and six others at three hous- reporter Therese Apel’s cellphone
deaths of eight people. es in May 2017. video. At least some of her videos ChANCErY CLErk JUSTiCE COUrT JUDgE
A judge ruled that Willie Cory He has pleaded not guilty to were published on the Clarion Led-
Godbolt’s statements — including four counts of capital murder, four ger’s website when she was work- DiSTriCT 1
saying “I’m sorry” that a deputy counts of murder, one count of at- ing at the newspaper.
Goode Chris
(R) Hemphill

Parking meters
Pierce Ben
Continued from Page 1A Kilgore
were removed to lure peo- Square and staying all day “As a business owner, the Cotton (R)
ple downtown as malls long. There simply wasn’t I want my customers to District.
and shopping centers in anywhere for visitors to have a place to park,” he “ T hat SUpErviSOr
outlying areas began to park.” said. “I like (the meters). property COUNTY ATTOrNEY
draw customers away. In 2013, the city ap- You can usually find a has contin- DiSTriCT 2
Today, the meters are proved the installation place to park. It’s a lot bet- ued to in-
going back up in many of parking meters. In ter than before.” crease with Nicholas Steve
cities as an effort to lure September 2014, 200 me- Tannehill said the city the addition Carver “Trip” Wallace
those shoppers back. ters around the square understands there is a (of) apart- Hairston
“I know you guys have became operational. The delicate balance to main- (R)
ments,” he said. “It’s go- (R)
been looking at parking city has added another 99 tain. ing to be a real challenge
for a while,” Fountain meters since. “You have to have a for places that don’t have
said. “I’ve had phone calls place for employees to ShEriff Courtney B.
To pay for the me- a lot of off-street parking.
from people in Starkville ters, Oxford borrowed park, too,” she said. “I “Corky”
“Quite frankly, I don’t
for probably the last six of $350,000 on a five-year hate the idea that those think parking should be
seven years who are inter- loan. employees would have to free in those areas,” he Rick (R)
ested in ways to manage Most of the meters are pay to park. Our survey Jones
added. “How far you want
parking better. Hopefully, double-meters, or two showed us that there are (R)
to extend (paid parking), STATE rEprESENTATivE
we’ll address some of that meters on one poll con- 900 people who are work- whether it’s to downtown
today.” trolling two spaces. ing on those four blocks.
Installation would cost or not, I don’t know. But DiSTriCT 37
Since 2014, the city has So we’re in the process it’s something we’re going
$700-900 per meter, de- collected $3,423,502.41 of opening up more free Greg
pending on the type of to have to think about and Wright Gary
from the meters and parking. There will be
parking meter, Fountain see what solutions might Chism
$1,470,228.60 in revenue some free employee park- (R)
said. be out there.” (R)*
after expenses. That reve- ing in the new garage.”
But Vice Mayor and Fountain said the ide-
nue is going to a new $12 Otherwise, she said,
Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. al situation is to have two
million parking garage, metered parking has Eddie
Perkins and Ward 7 Al- vacant parking spaces per DiSTriCT 39
which will open this Sep- proven to be a success in
derman Henry Vaughn Oxford.
block at any time of the Hawkins
tember. On average, the
expressed reservations “We came into this day. (R) Dana
city earns $38,000 in rev-
even as Fountain began She said the hourly
enue after expenses each understanding that peo- Underwood
her presentation. ple want convenient and rate should be 75 cents to
“Over my 26 years on
Jeff Howorth operates free,” she said. “Some- Anthony (R)
the board, there have times, those don’t always “Anything less than
Square Books, a fixture Nelson
been ques- go hand-in-hand. I think that, you’re treading wa-
on the Square for the past (I)
tions about we’ve found a good solu- ter or losing money,” she
dow ntow n
30 years. He, too, was
said. “That’s also usually
concerned about how the tion.” Smith
pa rk i ng,” enough to get employees
meters would affect busi- CONSTAbLE (R)*
Perkins to move over to a parking
said. “In the
ness, even though he un- Alderman reactions lot that’s been designated
derstood the motives for Ward 3 Alderman DiSTriCT 1
past, we’ve for them instead of park-
always re- the move. David Little said he had
“It’s like a lot of other ing out in the front door of
solved the Perkins mixed feelings about the
the business.” Chris
matter. We
have a downtown park-
things, some good and
some bad,” Howorth said.
“I know personally, if Fountain said she un- Griffin primary Election
derstands that people
ing officer. If there is an
issue about downtown
“The good thing is, we
had a real parking prob-
I’m going to a restaurant
dow ntow n have reservations about
(R) August 6
lem. We just didn’t have for lunch I paid parking.
parking, we can increase “Everyone thinks park-
the number of hours for enough space. It was all know I have
that parking officer. Why taken up by employees to be there ing should be free, clean, OkTibbEhA COUNTY
of the businesses on the by 11 a.m.,” safe and available,” she
are we looking at meters? SUpErviSOr JUSTiCE COUrT JUDgE
Square, plus a lot of office he said. “If said. “That’s not the case.
What about the cost of the
workers from the court- I get there ... Parking is government
meters and the upkeep of DiSTriCT 1
house, city hall. at noon, I expenditure. It’s govern- DiSTriCT 3
the meters? This always
seems to come up from “We used to have a know I’m Little ment property and the William
time to time, but we’ve al- guy that went around not going to city is having to pay to Rudy Anton
ways managed to do this marking tires, but people find a place to park. keep clean, available and Johnson
would just run out and safe. “Tony”
without meters.” “On the other hand, I (R)
move their cars every worry (if) the cost is rea- “Somebody has to pay Boykin, Jr.
Mayor Lynn Spruill re-
sponded by saying Foun- two hours,” he added. “It sonable enough for people for it,” she added. “Not (D)*
wasn’t very effective.” who come downtown,” he everyone uses the park- DiSTriCT 4 DiSTriCT 2
tain’s pre-
sentation After five years, added. ing spaces, so why not get
was simply Howorth said he believes Ward 1 Alderman Ben the people who use them Daniel B. Larnzy Lee
information- the meters have been a Carver said he likes the to pay for the upkeep on Jackson Carpenter
al. success.  idea of parking meters in them?” (D)
“ There
has been (D)*
DiSTriCT 5
about this,” Spruill ShEriff
Spruill said. Victor K.
“I think information is Collins
always good for us to con- (D) Steve C.
sider. I think we have an
obligation to look at all
kinds of ideas.” (D)*

Oxford’s story
Robyn Tannehill, the primary Election John
mayor of Oxford, is famil-
iar with both August 6 Rice
the pros and
cons of add-
ing parking
F o r
years, Ox- SUpErviSOr
ford’s popu-
lar Square Tannehill DiSTriCT 4
had serious
issues with parking. primary Election
“There were just far
more demand for free Jenkins August 6
parking than what was (D)
available,” she said. “For
us, it was really an issue of
employees parking on the
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Where does the day go?
“I think many water. She may events, special occasions, wed-
people have this work the garden, dings and reunions.
sense that something wash clothes on a Not to forget listing weekly
about modern society rock in the village, shopping — groceries, house-
... has approached a or go to the mis- wares, clothing and footwear,
point where living in sion where she garden center, post office
the world feels some- can sit outside on a and bank. Gas the car, check
what unhealthy.” concrete floor with prices on new tires, and have
Michael Finkel, the other women the oil changed. Meet with
author and jour- stringing beads to the windshield repair guy for
nalist sell, or separating that nick on the windshield. If
and bagging seeds there’s time, run through the
Every morning Shannon Bardwell the mission workers car wash. Drop off the recycle.
I plan my day and provide for the gar- Items cleared from the garage
make lists. As quickly as the den. Later she walks the dirt and closets donated at the
thoughts came, I remembered road back to her home, passing thrift store. Stop by the book-
women I had seen in a Hon- the sugar cane field where she store, the library and the coffee
duras village. I’ll call this one takes a snip for the children. shop. Home to text, email and
Abagail. It’s a treat. It’s not good for check the 24-hour news. Gath-
Abagail wakes each morn- their teeth, but it is a treat er clothing, wash, dry, fold,
ing and puts on her long where treats are few. Abagail’s work, appointments and py, pharmacist, optician. put away, cook and clean, feed
straight cotton skirt and a life is hard, but it’s simple. It’s commitments. I fill in birth- Exercise classes are sched- animals.
T-shirt with “All that Jazz” what she knows. days and anniversaries on uled five days a week and Crazy as it is, I’m oh so
printed on the front. The shirt I had three calendars — in the calendars. There will be change seasonally. I write grateful to live in this country
came from a missionary box. my purse, in my writing room, cards and presents to buy. them on my new calendars with all its abundance and op-
She slides on flip-flops, also on my office desk — until I Then doctor’s appointments — so I’ll know where to go and portunities, but there are those
from the missionary box. A transferred everything to my dentist, primary physician, a when. isolated moments I think about
headscarf covers her hair. She phone. Last week my phone wellness check, dermatologist, Then come regular activi- Abagail and would like to walk
spends no time deciding what went dead for 24 hours and I ophthalmologist, gynecologist, ties such as church services, with her down the dirt road,
to wear. She looks beautiful. panicked and bought calendars chiropractor — massage thera- fellowship gatherings, chang- string beads, snip sugar cane
She’s tall, slim and strong. A again. They sell 12-month pist, hairdresser, veterinarian. ing bulletin boards, Sunday and laugh in the sun.
toddler at her feet, a baby on calendars for people like me Medical appointments require School lessons, neighborhood Email reaches Shannon
her hip, her thoughts are food starting in July. more appointments: mammo- lunches, meeting with friends, Bardwell of Columbus at msdel-
for the day and drawing clean My days are filled with gram, bone density, colonosco- weekend company, sporting

Our View
Roses and thorns
A rose to the Co-
lumbus Arts Council
and its new executive
director, Jan Miller.
The CAC announced
the hiring Wednesday,
about a year after the resignation of
Lynn Brown from the position. Mill-
er, who comes to the CAC from her
role as director of field services for
the Mississippi Main Street Associa-
tion, is a familiar name in Columbus,
having worked at numerous non-prof-
its in Columbus for almost 30 years.
Her institutional knowledge of Co-
lumbus and Lowndes County, along
with her experience in non-profits,
makes her a “home run” hire. We
also acknowledge the contributions
of CAC program manager Beverly
Norris, whose presence as interim
director allowed the CAC to conduct
a thorough search for a permanent
director. The CAC’s track record of
bringing a diverse offering of out-
standing arts programs will only be
enhanced by Miller’s presence.

A thorn to Rep. Jeff

Smith (R, Columbus)
who told an audience
Thursday, “I don’t care
State of the nation
if you like me or not.
It doesn’t make any
difference at this point. You’re stuck
Please, raise my taxes?
with me right now.” That remark With metronomic regu- of his wealth away and has Dallas, Texas.
stunned Columbus Exchange Club larity, some well-motivated already donated hundreds of Reforming the education system is
members, who invited Smith, along billionaire announces that millions of dollars to educa- an excellent idea, and there’s a strong
with his Republican primary chal- he wishes the government tion (especially urban public case to be made that charters have be-
lenger Dana Underwood McLean, would increase his taxes. schools), the arts and scien- gun to show results. But K-12 education
to make their cases. The statement, The latest entrant is Eli tific and medical research. is mostly a local, not a federal, matter.
even if dismissed as a misstep, hints Broad. Writing in The New He deserves the benefit of How about a $15 minimum wage?
at an arrogant, indifferent attitude York Times, Broad prais- the doubt about his motives. It sounds good. People picture a
toward voters. Granted, people aren’t es private philanthropy Broad writes: “Some of hardworking dad or mom struggling
elected to be popular, in some cases– and the capitalist system us have supported closing to feed a family on $7.25 an hour and
tough decisions can breed discontent “that’s yielded some of the the gulf between rich and falling behind. But that’s not reality.
– but every elected official should greatest gains in pros- poor by raising the minimum (Twenty-nine states plus the District of
maintain an attitude of gratitude perity and innovation in Mona Charen wage to $15 an hour, reform- Columbia have higher minimum wages
and respect for those who put them human history.” Still, he ing our education system, than the federal level.) The Bureau
in office. It is the voters who will concludes, “I simply believe it’s time for expanding access to medical care, of Labor Statistics offers a detailed
ultimately decide if they are, indeed, those of us with great wealth to commit building more affordable housing.” picture of minimum-wage workers.
stuck with him. to reducing income inequality, starting But, he concedes, “even in cities like Half are under the age of 25. Three-
with the demand to be taxed at a higher my adopted hometown, Los Angeles, fifths work in restaurants where their
A rose to the Ok- rate than everyone else.” where many of these policies have incomes may be supplemented by tips.
tibbeha County Board Some pundits might mock Broad, been enacted, they have not adequately By the way, what percentage of full-
of Supervisors – and pointing out that nothing is preventing addressed the crisis. Our country must time workers would you imagine earn
residents who kept the him from sending bigger checks to Un- do something bigger and more radi- the minimum wage? According to 2017
issue alive for almost cle Sam than current law requires. Or cal...” BLS figures, it’s just 1.1%.
25 years – for accepting they might protest that the super-rich Whoa. If something hasn’t worked, Nor is it clear that the “shrinking
a bid for paving Longview Road. The can well afford to say “raise my taxes” maybe the answer is not more of the middle class” is an urgent national
almost four-miles of unpaved road — they’d never feel it — whereas the same except bigger. concern. Yes, the percentage of adults
that links Highway 25 and Highway comfortable but not quite rich might Broad is worried about things that in the middle-income tier has declined
12 just outside the Starkville city get caught in the net. top most progressive lists — income since 1971 from 61% of the total to 52%.
limits is long overdue. After years of But Broad doesn’t deserve disdain. inequality, the supposedly shrinking But slightly more entered the upper
waiting for federal matching funds In the first place, he’s a great philan- middle class, the climate crisis and class than fell to the lower.
that never materialized, the county thropist who is a walking Horatio Alger “skyrocketing” housing and health Rather than calling for the federal
was able to convince Mississippi’s story. The son of an immigrant house care costs (though not the $22 trillion government to do more income redistri-
State Aid Roads department to re- painter and seamstress, he attended national debt). There’s plenty of doubt bution, it might be useful to have states
classify the project and open up state public schools, and worked his way that the federal government is compe- and localities examine what works in
funding to complete the $2.2 million through Michigan State by, among tent to address these problems with the other jurisdictions. California might
project. For 25 years, residents on other things, selling garbage disposals proceeds of a wealth tax. learn a thing or two about keeping
the road continued to bring this issue door to door and operating a drill press For one thing, housing costs tend housing costs down from Texas, and
before the supervisors. There is no at Packard Motor. He is the only former to be local matters, and housing costs everyone can learn useful lessons from
question that their persistence was member of the United Auto Workers vary tremendously by region. The rea- Utah’s social welfare programs.
a key factor in getting the project who went on to found two Fortune 500 son housing is so expensive in Broad’s Hats off to Mr. Broad for wanting
moving. We applaud the supervisors companies in different industries — home state of California is the heavy to do the right thing. Perhaps he might
for being open to the needs of the res- because he is the only person ever to burden of environmental regulations, reconsider what that really is.
idents and finding a way to get this have achieved that feat. rent control and zoning. Housing in Los Mona Charen is a Senior Fellow at
project off the ground at long last. He has committed to giving 75% Angeles is 257% more expensive than in the Ethics and Public Policy Center.
The Dispatch • Sunday, June 30, 2019 5A

Trump, Xi hit reset button on trade but long slog awaits

President Trump also said China had agreed will curb its aggressive push to
challenge American technolog-
start trade talks that stalled last
Trump’s use of the term “stra-
tegic partner” to describe U.S.
to buy more American farm products ical dominance — and then to
live up to its promises.
“We’re going to work with
China where we left off,” Trump
relations with China after oth-
er administration officials have
By PAUL WISEMAN escalation in tension between At the Group of 20 meeting said Saturday. He also said played up the geopolitical rival-
and KELVIN CHAN the U.S. and China that had fi- in Osaka, Japan, Trump and China had agreed to buy more ry between the two countries.
AP Business Writers nancial markets on edge and Xi agreed to a cease-fire in the American farm products. Addressing another conten-
cast a cloud over the global trade conflict. Trump said Sat- Andy Rothman, an invest- tious issue, Trump said he will
WASHINGTON — Once economy. urday he would hold off for the ment strategist with Matthews now allow U.S. companies to
again, Presidents Donald But when U.S. and Chinese “time being” on plans to impose Asia and a former economic of- sell some components to Chi-
Trump and Xi Jinping have hit negotiators sit down to work out tariffs on $300 billion more in ficial with the U.S. Embassy in nese telecommunications giant
the reset button in trade talks details, the same difficult task Chinese imports — on top of Beijing, said the Trump-Xi meet- Huawei, which last month was
between the world’s two biggest remains: getting China to con- the $250 billion he’s already tar- ing was more conciliatory than put on an American blacklist as
economies, at least delaying an vince the United States that it geted. This decision will jump- he expected. He was struck by a threat to national security.

DeVos revokes Obama-era rule

policing for-profit colleges
Rule had aimed to terminate Education Secretary Bet-
sy DeVos said in a state-
decide for themselves
whether a school meets
federal funding to for-profit college ment. “All schools should their standards.
be clear and transparent Under the rule, cer-
programs that consistently left about their outcomes and tain vocational programs
all students should have a could be cut off from
graduates with high student debt full range of information funding if the average
available. We’re commit- debt ratio of their gradu-
By COLLIN BINKLEY gainful employment rule
AP Education Writer ted to making that hap- ates stayed above a cer-
will be rescinded effective
pen.” tain limit for two out of
July 1, 2020. The agency’s
The Trump adminis- Instead of punishing three straight years. It
announcement said the
tration on Friday revoked rule focused too narrowly schools that leave stu- was created under Presi-
an Obama-era rule that on graduate earnings and dents strapped with debt, dent Barack Obama amid
aimed to terminate fed- unfairly targeted for-prof- DeVos has promised to widespread complaints
eral funding to for-profit it colleges. publish earnings data for of fraud against for-profit
college programs that “The department’s all college programs as chains including Corin-
consistently left gradu- rules should be designed part of an update of the thian Colleges and IT T
ates with high student to support all students department’s College Technical Institute. Both
debt. and treat all schools fair- Scorecard website. DeVos chains collapsed under
Department officials ly. The previous adminis- has said it’s a fairer alter- pressure from Obama of-
announced that the 2014 tration’s rule did neither,” native that lets students ficials.

Life sentence for killing at Charlottesville protest

‘I hope he can heal someday and help others heal’ to Charlottesville to pro-
test the planned removal
Susan Bro, the mother of killed counterprotester Heather Heyer of a statue of Confederate
By DENISE LAVOIE and mental health issues. you did,” Parker said, her Gen. Robert E. Lee.
AP Legal Affairs Writer Just before Urbanski voice breaking as she Hundreds of counter-
announced his sentence, stared directly at Fields. protesters showed up as
CHARLOT TES- the 22-year-old Fields, ac- “So, yeah, you deserve ev- well.
VILLE, Va. — An avowed companied by one of his erything that you get.”
white supremacist who lawyers, walked to a podi- Fields appeared stoic
deliberately drove his
um in the courtroom and and didn’t look at Parker
car into a crowd of coun-
apologized. or any of the victims as
terprotesters, killing a
“Every day I think they spoke.
young woman and injur-
about how things could Heyer’s mother, Su-
ing dozens, apologized to
have gone differently and san Bro, said she wanted
his victims Friday before
being sentenced to life how I regret my actions,” Fields to spend his life in
in prison on federal hate he said. “I’m sorry.” prison but also hoped he
crime charges. His comments came af- would get the medication
James Alex Fields Jr., ter more than a dozen sur- he needed and that one
of Maumee, Ohio, had vivors of and witnesses to day he would change his
pleaded guilty in March the attack delivered emo- views and no longer sup-
to 29 of 30 hate crimes in tional testimony about port white supremacy.
connection with the 2017 the physical and psycho- “I hope he can heal
attack that killed Heather logical wounds they had someday and help others
Heyer and injured more received as a result of the heal,” Bro said.
than two dozen others. events that day. After the hearing, Bro
Prosecutors and “You had a choice to said she did not believe
Fields’ lawyers agreed leave Charlottesville, but Fields’ apology was sin-
that federal sentencing you did not,” said Rosia cere, but instead was a
guidelines called for a life Parker, a longtime civil last-ditch attempt to get a
sentence. But his attor- rights activist in Charlot- lighter sentence.
neys asked U.S. District tesville who said she was Fields drove from his
Judge Michael Urbanski standing feet away from home in Maumee, Ohio,
to consider a sentence of Heyer when Heyer was to attend the “Unite the
“less than life,” hoping he struck by Fields’ car. Right” rally on Aug. 12,
would take into account “You could have done 2017, which drew hun-
Fields’ troubled childhood anything else but what dreds of white nationalists

Tell your child a bedtime story.

6A Sunday, June 30, 2019 The Dispatch •

J.L. King Center

Continued from Page 1A
Alison Bue- up, and then we have to close meet the people
hler, director of the doors,” Luckett said. where they’re at
the Homestead … (and) get them
Education Center
which partners
Beyond ‘bare bones’ started on an
The 35-day partial federal adult ed degree,”
with J.L. King shutdown, that spanned from Alsobrooks said.
Center, and Paul the end of 2018 to beginning of “There are so
Luckett, chair- 2019, led to the elimination of a many possibili- Alsobrooks
man of the Great- Buehler crucial $150,000 grant the cen- ties.”
er Starkville Another way to secure funds
ter had received annually from
Development could be to ask program partic-
Families First, administered by
Partnership, pre- ipants to pay $5-10 monthly to
the Mississippi Department of
sented plans for help support the J.L. King Cen-
Human Services through the
fundraising be- ter, Buehler said.
Family Resource Center in Tu-
fore a group of Luckett and Buehler asked
area educators, pelo.
In late January, the center meeting attendees to create
church staff and
received a notice from Family memberships through the pro-
interested res- Luckett
Resource Center that subgrant Victoria Cheyne/Dispatch Staff gram’s website, www.jlkingcen-
idents at the center on North Shanice Davis, 31, holds her high school-level diploma, which she
funds were being terminated, and encourage others
Long Street Friday. earned last year through an adult education program with the J.L.
immediately and instructing the to do the same.
They want to relaunch J.L. King Center in Starkville. Davis is working toward an associate’s
King as “a true community program to cease all activities One attendee asked Luckett
degree in child psychology at East Mississippi Community College.
center” that runs primarily on and expenditures. if the center would offer a GED
support from area residents, not The J.L. King Center re- The total pledge goal for awareness of the center. One preparatory course to teach stu-
government grants. If the cen- mained open and continued to J.L. King’s capital campaign is such partnership with EMCC dents test-taking strategies, as
ter had just 1,000 members who offer full programs with around $150,000 to sustain operations will bring the college’s Gateway well as provide volunteers work-
paid $10 a month, “this entire $20,000 of additional funding for the next five years, but fund- Program, which teaches essen- ing in adult education programs
facility would be funded for the redirected by Emerson Family raisers need $60,000, the ap- tial job skills such as commu- training specific to the exam.
cost of Netflix,” Luckett said. School, a family-centered ex- proximate cost of running for a nication and teamwork, to J.L. Buehler said the idea is defi-
“Rather than having to really tension of Starkville-Oktibbeha year, to stay open through the King’s classrooms in August, nitely something they could
weigh heavy on a few people to Consolidated School District. end of 2020. By Friday, half of said EMCC President Scott Al- consider, but Luckett was more
carry this thing, we as a commu- However, after four months the short-term target — around sobrooks. frank in his response.
nity can come together and do of operating on the reassigned $30,000 — had been raised. The program will focus on “The funding that we cur-
it,” he said. funds, the well ran dry. Emer- The center also hopes to job skills local employers want rently have is bare bones,” he
Without a shift in funding, son had to withdraw from the secure funds by forming part- in their workforce. A job in the said. “The more that we can
the center may land in financial center after attempts to secure nerships with other organiza- community is guaranteed upon raise beyond $60,000, the more
detriment once again. further grant funding were un- tions in the community that can completion of the program. possible those types of pro-
“(Government funding) dries successful. help access resources and raise “We want to come here and grams are.”

Continued from Page 1A
NPS, which Dampier tion he didn’t need. The Excited about earning to teach and defend other step in my challenge. It’s because he was in a
founded with his wife medication caused him to his third-degree belt, his things that are going on, self-motivation.” wheelchair,” Heidi said.
Caryn, is a World Tae- have grand mal seizures, main goal is to continue especially with the body, Moore’s wife Heidi “He totally got into this.
kwondo Federation club which ultimately dam- teaching disciplined since I’ve studied it being watched from the crowd It takes a lot for him to
that teaches the Korean aged his neck. Unaware students the art of Tae- in a wheelchair. as her husband started do what he does. It’s
Kukkiwon Taekwondo for of his neck injury, Moore kwondo. “It’s a self challenge,” warm-ups Saturday definitely a lot harder for
free, only charging fees started playing a pick-up “In a wheelchair doing he added. “Being in a morning. She too credits him, but he’s good, he
when a student moves game of basketball in Taekwondo, I can’t do the wheelchair gives me Taekwondo for her hus- loves it and he’s a great
to a new belt. Since 2009. kicks,” Moore said. “But limitations, but I still band’s mental recovery teacher. He’s always been
the first generation of “When I was just with my military back- overcome those chal- following his injury. very positive. I don’t
masters started training shooting hoops, playing ground and other martial lenges on everything I “Ken at first thought know where he gets that.
students, those former basketball, I got knocked arts experience I’m able do. This is just another he couldn’t do this, He’s obviously a fighter.”
students have branched down,” Moore said. “It
off, starting clubs of shattered my C-6 (verte-
their own throughout the brate in my neck).”
nation, including a club in Confined to a wheel-
Starkville. chair, Moore started tak-
Each year the orga- ing his son to Taekwondo
nization holds tests and and eventually started
competitions at different to attend those lessons
clubs. This year it was himself.
Starkville’s club, where “Primarily my job in
Moore and 20 other the military was a platoon
candidates from clubs leader,” Moore said. “One
around the country of my jobs was to teach
tested for higher black them how to fight. (My
belt degrees. They son and wife) persuaded
showcased their form, me to start Taekwondo. It
strength and discipline to was a pretty easy tran-
the NPS board of masters sition for me. It really
who determine whether helped me out a lot. At
candidates will raise their that point I could barely
rankings. stand. Now I’m able to
Moore tested for his stand a lot more. I can’t
third-degree black belt walk yet, but you never
by teaching the tech- know.”
niques and formations
needed for that level. He
also showcased his own
‘A self challenge’
Allen McBroom,
talents by breaking four Starkville club master,
boards in quick succes- has known Moore aboiut
sion on the first try. five years. He described
For Moore, coming Moore as disciplined,
one step closer to becom- kind and an inspiration to
ing a master, fourth-de- both his students and his
gree black belt, means masters.
even more because he’s “Ken is quiet,” Mc-
confined to a wheelchair. Broom said. “He’s a very
“If I had my legs, I low-key guy. He’s humble
think I would be less but a very dangerous
excited,” Moore said. man. It’s hard not to go
“Being in a wheelchair, I on and on about him.
have to actually teach and (The masters) draw
learn the stances. Most inspiration from (the
people doing the stances, students). We get people
it’s muscle memory. It’s who are physically unable
a little harder for me. It’s to do these things and
more exciting for me to then they do. They think
get to this level.” they’re drawing from us,
but we are drawing from
The injury them.”
Moore teaches With the organization
Taekwondo in a studio spanning across multiple
outside Atlanta under states, McBroom said
Master Susan McKenzie. NPS and its members
In her 20 years of stay in contact. Knowing
experience, McKenzie Moore’s story and seeing
said she’s never seen his success is one of the
an instructor quite like many ways NPS impacts
Moore. people, he added.
“He is first, last and “Our motto is ordinary
always a Marine,” McK- people doing extraordi-
enzie said. “He can teach nary things,” McBroom
the high-level kicks bet- said. “Almost any person
ter than anyone I know. in here has a story that
He helps (students) would make an inspira-
because how can anyone tional book. This whole
else complain? You get to organization helps people
the place that you forget develop focus, physical
he’s even in a chair. He’s coordination, emotional
just Mr. Ken.” strength and confidence.
Moore served 16 Everything we do ap-
years in the Marines as a pears to be physical. It’s
gunnery sergeant. After not. It’s mental.”
a misdiagnosis while For Moore, neither
serving in Afghanistan, his injury nor his wheel-
he began taking medica- chair has set him back.

Tell your child a bedtime story.

The Dispatch • Sunday, June 30, 2019 7A

Survey: 2018 turnout high, voters Mississippi Lottery

embrace expansive options aims for Dec. 1
The six states with the lowest voter turnout were Hawaii,
start of ticket sales
policies rejecting such
ballots cast by voters out-
West Virginia, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Texas and Tennessee side their assigned pre-
By CHRISTINA A. istration and other mea- do these reforms and it The six states with the The Associated Press
CASSIDY sures. works.” lowest percentage of vot-
The Associated Press In 2018, six states saw The survey found the er turnout were Hawaii, JACKSON — A new Mississippi Lottery could
turnout levels exceed 60 rate of early, in-person West Virginia, Oklahoma, start selling scratch-off tickets Dec. 1.
ATLANTA — More Mississippi, Texas and The state’s lottery corporation announced the
percent, when consider- voting more than doubled
than 120 million Amer- Tennessee.
ing the number of U.S. since the 2014 election intended starting date in a news release Thurs-
icans cast ballots in the
citizens eligible to vote, and vote by mail was used Of those, Mississippi day.
2018 midterm elections,
according to the survey. by one-quarter of the elec- and Tennessee have strict The group also said it is seeking proposals
with turnout surging to
Among those were Ore- torate last year. photo ID requirements from experienced vendors for lottery game prod-
that of a typical presiden-
gon and Colorado, which Voting rights advo- for voters, which critics ucts and services that allow for multistate games
tial year in some states
conduct their elections cates say same-day or say can limit voter partici- such as Powerball, and for instant scratch-off lot-
and the highest percent-
entirely by mail, consid- Election Day voter reg- pation among college stu- tery ticket services.
ages of voters in places
ered one of the more ac- istration not only elimi- dents who live on campus
that have expanded ac- The lottery director, Tom Shaheen, tells The
cess to the polls, accord- cessible voting options. nates deadlines to regis- in another state and don’t
Associated Press on Friday that the sale of tick-
ing to an analysis of data The other four states ter weeks in advance of need an in-state driver’s
license; the elderly who ets for multistate games could begin in 2020.
released Thursday by the provide opportunities to an election but also allows
no longer drive and let Mississippi had been one of six states without
U.S. Election Assistance cast ballots early, allow voters who have failed to
voters to register and vote update their addresses their licenses expire; and a lottery, and churches were longtime opponents
Commission. of creating one. But as the state faced increasing
The 2018 Election Ad- on Election Day and don’t with election officials to those who rely on public
require an excuse for ab- cast ballots that will be transportation and may problems with crumbling highways and bridges,
ministration and Voting
Survey highlights the de- sentee voting. counted. In many states, have difficulty taking lawmakers met in special session in August and
centralized nature of U.S. “I hope that data like voters who have an is- time off from work to ob- voted to start a lottery to generate money for
elections and disparities this encourages a race sue on Election Day with tain a driver’s license. transportation.
within state voting laws. to the top,” said Myrna their registration, such as
For instance, 25 states Perez, director of the vot- an outdated address, are
have passed voting re- ing rights and elections given provisional ballots
strictions in the last de- program at The Bren- that may or may not be
cade while others have nan Center for Justice counted.
been expanding access at NYU’s School of Law. The survey found that,
by implementing vote by “It’s important to be able in 2018, 25 states and the
mail, same-day voter reg- to show that states can District of Columbia had

Stocks close out rocky quarter with solid gains

By ALEX VEIGA Brian Nick, chief invest- had this good April, terri-
AP Business Writer ment strategist at Nuveen. ble May, and good June.
“When you look back 10 It’s just going to look like
Wall Street ended a years from now it’s not go- a quarter where you know
wobbly week with broad ing to look like the sort of you made money in stocks,
gains Friday, closing the volatile period where we you made money in bonds.”
books on June with its big-
gest monthly gain since
June marked a sharp
about-face from May, when
traders fled to safer hold-
ings because of increased
anxiety over the trade war
between the U.S. and Chi-
na, and signs of slowing
global economic growth.
Despite lingering wor-
ries over trade, investors
pushed stocks higher for
much of this month after
the Federal Reserve raised
expectations that it is pre-
pared to cut interest rates
if needed to keep the econ-
omy growing. That drove
the benchmark S&P 500 to
an all-time high last week,
though it has retreated
slightly from that mark.
Even after the roll-
er-coaster quarter, inves-
tors are in good shape so
far this year. The S&P 500
is up 17.3 percent and the
technology-heavy Nasdaq
has gained 20.7 percent.
“It hasn’t been maybe
as healthy a rally as we saw
in the first (quarter),” said
8A Sunday, June 30, 2019 The Dispatch •

College Baseball

MSU Women’s Basketball

‘It’s where I’m supposed to be’ MSU’s Ginn earns
fifth Freshman
All-American honor
MSU pitcher named to first team by all
major college baseball publications

STARKVILLE — Freshman pitcher JT Ginn has

earned another All-American nod.
Ginn was named a first-team Freshman All-Amer-
ican by D1 Baseball Friday afternoon after finishing
the season 8-4 with a 3.13 ER A in 17
starts for the Mississippi State baseball
The talented right-hander has now
earned first-team Freshman All-Amer-
ican honors from all five major college
baseball publications — D1 Baseball,
Baseball America, Collegiate Baseball
Newspaper, the National Collegiate Ginn
Baseball Writers Association and Per-
fect Game.
Chris McDill/Dispatch File Photo Ginn was also named Perfect Game’s Co-Nation-
Mississippi State women’s basketball coach Vic Schaefer embraces his daughter, Blair Schaefer, in the clos- al Freshman Pitcher of the Year, Collegiate Baseball
ing moments of his team’s victory against Oklahoma State at Humphrey Coliseum during the second round of Newspaper’s National Freshman of the Year and the
the NCAA tournament in March 2018. Blair has rejoined the program as coordinator for player development. SEC Freshman of the Year.
In 86 1/3 innings of work this season, Ginn allowed

Blair Schaefer’s return to MSU is first stop just 72 hits — only 12 of which went for extra bases.
Ginn also limited opponents to a .220 batting average
against while he became just the second freshman
in program history to eclipse the 100-strikeout mark

on road to finding deeper purpose with 105.

BY BEN PORTNOY Major League Baseball

Schaefer, something was Riley caps rally
as Braves spoil
After finishing her standout
four years as a guard playing for
the Mississippi State women’s
basketball team, Schaefer had
decided to pursue a career in
Mets’ big day
That path first took her to
WCBI, the Columbus-based
CBS affiliate, where she covered
with 5-4 win
local news and sports. She also By JAKE SEINER struggling reliever Seth
worked as a color commentator The Associated Press Lugo (3-2) to tie it at 4. Ri-
and analyst for SEC Network ley crushed a soaring shot
covering women’s college NEW YORK — Nick on the next pitch to put At-
basketball and even helped with Markakis and Austin Ri- lanta ahead.
ESPN’s coverage of the NCA A Photo courtesy of MSU Athletics ley hit consecutive solo Sean Newcomb (2-0)
women’s basketball tournament. Blair Schaefer sits on the sideline of a Mississippi State women’s bas- homers to give Atlanta the tossed 1 1/3 scoreless
When she was on the side- ketball game as a media member. After graduation, Schaefer worked lead in the eighth inning, innings. Jackson worked
lines, breaking down games as a color commentator and analyst for SEC Network and ESPN before and the Braves spoiled the
deciding to return to MSU women’s basketball as a staff member. around an error by first
for the viewing audience, that’s New York Mets’ feel-good baseman Freddie Free-
when it really hit her that she Saturday by rallying for a man and a walk, ending
wanted something more. teams, earning accolades and in this environment is a great 5-4 win. it by striking out Dominic
“It just felt like no matter creating moments in her own feeling.” Braves closer Luke Smith on three pitches.
how big the stage, my heart was right that will live in Bulldog Jackson stranded runners New York has dropped
always with athletes,” Schae- lore. She was a sure-handed The road back to MSU at second and third in the 13 of 17, and the club is a
fer said. “And I kept thinking three-point shooter from the The process started with a ninth for his 13th save, season-worst 10 games
throughout the games as I was corner and had a knack for phone call in either January or handing New York its sev- under .500. The bullpen
calling them, ‘I wish I could talk creating turnovers on defense by February. enth straight loss. has blown a major league-
to the athletes instead of telling taking charges. Hers was one of Chatting with her father, Blair The 1969 World Series most 21 saves in 39 op-
the public what I’m seeing.’ I felt the more prominent faces of the champion Mets were hon- portunities, and Lugo has
expressed her thoughts regard-
like my purpose was deeper than “blue-collar” brand of basketball ored on the field before squandered a lead in his
ing the television business and
what I was doing.” her father had successfully sold the game, and then former last three appearances.
that she may want to jump into
Ultimately, that drive brought to the ever-appreciative, and independent ball pitcher Ronald Acuña Jr. and
the coaching ranks.
her back to Starkville – to a Mis- ever-growing, Bulldog fan base. Chris Mazza found him- Dansby Swanson each
Learning curve aside, the
sissippi State program where the Now, Blair walks the halls at self in line for the victory had three hits for NL
transition made sense. A do-it-all
Schaefer name carries weight for Humphrey Coliseum in a new after a sharp major league East-leading Atlanta,
guard in her playing days, Vic
a number of reasons. role with the team – coordinator debut. which improved to 50-34,
said his daughter’s desire for
Her father, Vic Schaefer, led for player development. The back-to-back hom- the fastest the franchise
perfection is a trait that trans-
MSU to consecutive national “Being through the program ers ruined that. Markakis, has gotten to 50 wins
lates well to coaching.
championship game appearances here at Mississippi State I know who entered when second since 2003.
“She was always that kid
in 2017 and 2018. exactly how (we) want things,” baseman Ozzie Albies Markakis homered on
Blair played on both of those she said. “So just to be back See Schaefer, 6B was hit by a pitch and left
the game, homered off See Braves, 6B

Prep football

Victory Christian’s Tate signs with Delta State

Defensive end tallied 88 tackles his senior year
BY BEN PORTNOY folks thought I wouldn’t sign. I’m just glad I got to sign. It’s a blessing.”
Helping the Eagles to a 4-4 record
Michael Tate had been waiting for his senior season, Tate tallied three
this day. sacks, 88 tackles and one pass deflect-
Sitting in front of gathered family ed. He was named the Christian Foot-
and friends, Tate made his pledge of- ball Association Defensive Player of the
ficial as he signed Friday afternoon to Year for his efforts.
play college football at Delta State Uni- Despite the big numbers, Victory
versity. Christian coach Chris Hamm said they
Tate, a defensive end who graduat- don’t necessarily do his on-field domi-
ed this spring from Victory Christian nance justice.
Academy in Columbus, said the recruit- “Stats may not reflect as much be-
ing process was long and winding, but cause most teams double-teamed him
Ben Portnoy/Dispatch Staff
he felt Delta State in Cleveland was the and tried to take him out, ran away from
Michael Tate (center) signed to play football at Delta State Friday afternoon after
place for him. him — that kind of thing,” Hamm said. a standout career at Victory Christian Academy. He is pictured with (front row) his
“I was excited for it,” he said. “I was On a larger scale, Tate’s commitment parents, Michael and Sally Tate; and (back row, from left) Coach Chris Hamm, C.J.
just glad I got to sign because a lot of See Tate, 6B Jones, Steven Short, Kenya Tate, Jana Tate, Janice Logan and Christy Short.
2B SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019 The Dispatch •

J.Garcia W,2-0 1 1 0 0 0 0 Strop 1 1 0 0 0 1 ak-Advanced to knockout stage 23. (47) Ryan Preece, Chevrolet, 173.327 mph.
N.Anderson H,5 1 1 0 0 0 1 Maples 1 0 0 0 0 1 Saturday, June 8 24. (38) David Ragan, Ford, 173.260 mph.
SPORTS BRIEFS American League Glance
All Times EDT
Romo S,15-16 1 0 0 0 0
HBP_by Yamamoto (C.Hernandez). WP_Ya-
mamoto 2.
1 Cincinnati
L.Castillo L,7-3 7 3 1 1 3
Dav.Hernandez 1-3 2 2 2 0
At Rennes, France
Germany 1, China 0
At Le Havre, France
25. (21) Paul Menard, Ford, 173.244 mph.
26. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 173.166
Umpires_Home, Lance Barksdale; First, Ted Duke 0 0 1 1 1 0 Spain 3, South Africa 1 27. (43) Bubba Wallace, Chevrolet, 173.110
MUW Summer Volleyball Clinics
East Division
W L Pct GB Barrett; Second, Nic Lentz; Third, John Tump- Hughes 2-3 1 1 1 0 0 Wednesday, June 12 mph.
New York 53 28 .654 — ane. Stephenson 1 2 1 0 1 1 At Valenciennes, France 28. (37) Chris Buescher, Chevrolet, 172.783
Mississippi University for Women will host four Tampa Bay 47 36 .566 7 T_3:19. A_14,774 (36,742). Duke pitched to 1 batter in the 8th Germany 1, Spain 0 mph.
Boston 44 39 .530 10 HBP_by Cishek (Dietrich), by Strop (Puig), by Thursday, June 13 29. (41) Daniel Suarez, Ford, 172.596 mph.
position-specific volleyball clinics this summer for youth Maples (Peraza). At Paris 30. (95) Matt DiBenedetto, Toyota, 172.271
31 52 .373 23
24 58 .293 29½ Orioles 13, Indians 0 Umpires_Home, Mark Wegner; First, Alan China 1, South Africa 0 mph.
Central Division Cleveland Baltimore Porter; Second, Ryan Blakney; Third, Stu Monday, June 17 31. (32) Corey LaJoie, Ford, 171.690 mph.
A defense/libero clinic will be held July 15, followed W L Pct GB ab r h bi ab r h bi Scheuwater. At Le Havre, France 32. (15) Ross Chastain(i), Chevrolet, 171.358
by a setters clinic July 16, a hitter/blocker clinic July 17 Minnesota 53 29 .646 — Lindor ss 4 0 1 0 Villar 2b 2 1 1 2 T_3:00. A_41,360 (42,319). Spain 0, China 0, tie mph.
Cleveland 44 38 .537 9 Mercado cf 4 0 0 0 Mancini 1b 4 1 3 3 At Montpellier, France 33. (52) Bayley Currey(i), Ford, 170.665 mph.
and an all skills clinic July 18. C.Sntna dh 3 0 1 0 R.Ruiz ph-1b 1 0 0 0 Germany 4, South Africa 0
Cost is $50 per session. In order to participate,
38 42 .475 14
27 51 .346 24 Chang 3b 1 0 0 0 Smth Jr lf 5 1 1 0 Braves 5, Mets 4 GROUP C
34. (00) Landon Cassill(i), Chevrolet, 170.336
Kansas City 28 55 .337 25½ Kipnis 2b 4 0 1 0 S.Wlkrs lf 0 0 0 0 Atlanta New York W L D GF GA Pts 35. (51) BJ McLeod(i), Ford, 169.274 mph.
each camper must complete a signed registration form, Naquin rf 3 0 0 0 R.Nunez dh 3 3 2 4 ab r h bi ab r h bi ak-Italy 2 1 0 7 2 6
West Division 36. (77) Quin Houff, Chevrolet, 168.188 mph.
a facility accident waiver and a photo release form. W L Pct GB B.Brdly 1b 3 0 0 0 Sisco c 4 2 1 2 Acn Jr. cf 5 2 3 0 McNeil rf 4 1 2 2 ak-Australia 2 1 0 8 5 6 37. (53) Josh Bilicki(i), Chevrolet, 168.088 mph.
Houston 51 32 .614 — Bauers lf 3 0 0 0 Sntnder rf 5 1 2 1 D.Swnsn ss 5 1 3 1 Alonso 1b 2 0 0 0 Brazil 2 1 0 6 3 6
Registration and all forms for the clinic are available Plwecki c 3 0 2 0 Alberto 3b 4 1 2 1 F.Frman 1b 5 0 0 0 Lagares pr 0 0 0 0 Jamaica 0 3 0 1 12 0
38. (27) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, 167.780
Texas 46 37 .554 5 mph.
at Oakland 44 39 .530 7 M.Frman 3b-p 3 0 0 0 Broxton cf 4 2 1 0 Dnldson 3b 4 0 1 0 Cano 2b 4 0 2 1 ak-Advanced to knockout stage
Ri.Mrtn ss 3 1 0 0 Albies 2b 2 0 1 2 S.Lugo p 0 0 0 0 Sunday, June 9
For more information contact Roxanne Hernandez at Los Angeles 42 41 .506 9
Seattle 37 49 .430 15½
Friday’s Games
Baltimore 13, Cleveland 0
31 0 5 0 Totals
000 000 000— 0
010 622 20x—13
35 13 13 13 Mrkakis rf 2 1 1 1 Punders p 0 0 0 0
Riley lf
Camargo rf-2b
4 1 2 1 J..Dvis ph 0 0 0 0
4 0 1 0 Gomez pr 0 0 0 0
At Valenciennes, France
Italy 2, Australia 1
At Grenoble, France
Toronto 6, Kansas City 2 DP_Baltimore 1. LOB_Cleveland 5, Baltimore Flowers c 3 0 0 0 Cnforto cf 4 0 0 0 Brazil 3, Jamaica 0 Rocket Mortgage
Lowndes County Adult Softball Texas 5, Tampa Bay 0
Washington 3, Detroit 1
8. 2B_Kipnis (12), Villar (19), Mancini (19),
Smith Jr. (14), Alberto (11). HR_R.Nunez 2 (18),
Newcomb p 0 0 0 0 T.Frzer 3b 5 0 0 0
Clbrson ph 1 0 1 0 D.Smith lf 5 1 1 1
J.Webb p 0 0 0 0 W.Ramos c 4 0 0 0
Thursday, June 13
At Montpellier, France Classic Scores
Church League Chicago White Sox 6, Minnesota 4 Sisco (4), Santander (4). S_Ri.Martin (3). Australia 3, Brazil 2
Houston 2, Seattle 1, 10 innings L.Jcksn p 0 0 0 0 A.Rsrio ss 4 2 2 0 Friday, June 14 At Detroit Golf Club
Oakland 7, L.A. Angels 2 IP H R ER BB SO Teheran p 1 0 0 0 Matz p 1 0 1 0 At Reims, France Detroit
Lowndes County Recreation Department will host Saturday’s Games Cleveland Blevins p 0 0 0 0 Mazza p 1 0 0 0 Italy 5, Jamaica 0 Purse: $7.3 million
a coaches’ interest meeting for an adult slow-pitch N.Y. Yankees 17, Boston 13 Plesac L,3-3 3 2-3 7 7 7 3 4 Joyce ph 1 0 0 0 Hchvrri ph-2b 2 0 0 0 Tuesday, June 18 Yardage: 7,340; Par 72
Baltimore 13, Cleveland 0 Clippard 1 1 2 2 2 0 Tssaint p 0 0 0 0 At Valenciennes, France Third Round
softball church league at 6:30 p.m. July 9 at New Hope Toronto 7, Kansas City 5 A.Cole 1-3 3 2 2 1 0 B.McCnn c 1 0 0 0 Brazil 1, Italy 0 Nate Lashley 63-67-63—193
Community Center. Detroit 7, Washington 5 Cimber 1 0 0 0 0 2 Totals 38 5 13 5 Totals 36 4 8 4 At Grenoble, France J.T. Poston 70-63-66—199
M.Freeman 2 2 2 2 0 0 Atlanta 201 000 020—5 Australia 4, Jamaica 1 Cameron Tringale 68-67-65—200
The league aims to include divisions for men’s and Tampa Bay 5, Texas 2
Baltimore New York 001 102 000—4 GROUP D Patrick Reed 68-68-65—201
Minnesota 10, Chicago White Sox 3 E_F.Freeman (4). DP_New York 1. LOB_At-
women’s teams. Entry fee is $300 per team and the Seattle at Houston, 8:15 p.m. Cashner W,8-3 7 3 0 0 1 6 W L D GF GA Pts Doc Redman 68-67-67—202
Tan.Scott 2 2 0 0 0 4 lanta 9, New York 11. 2B_Acuna Jr. (12), ak-England 3 0 0 5 1 9 Wes Roach 67-68-67—202
deadline to enter a team is Aug. 16. Oakland at L.A. Angels, 10:07 p.m. D.Swanson 2 (17), McNeil 2 (23), A.Rosario
Sunday’s Games A.Cole pitched to 4 batters in the 6th ak-Japan 1 1 1 2 3 4 Rory Sabbatini 65-69-68—202
League play will begin Aug. 27. All games will be HBP_by Plesac (Sisco), by Plesac (Alberto), by (15). HR_Markakis (8), Riley (14), D.Smith (8). Argentina 0 1 2 3 4 2 Peter Malnati 68-66-68—202
N.Y. Yankees (TBD) vs. Boston (Rodriguez 8-4) IP H R ER BB SO
at London, 10:10 a.m. Clippard (Ri.Martin). Scotland 0 2 1 5 7 1 Brian Stuard 66-72-65—203
played at Lake Lowndes State Park. Cleveland (Bieber 6-3) at Baltimore (Ynoa 0-5), Umpires_Home, Will Little; First, Joe West; Atlanta ak-Advanced to knockout stage Sungjae Im 69-68-66—203
For more information, contact Lowndes County Second, Eric Cooper; Third, Andy Fletcher. Teheran 3 1-3 5 2 2 3 4 Sunday, June 9 Hideki Matsuyama 68-67-68—203
1:05 p.m. Blevins 2-3 0 0 0 0 0
Kansas City (Keller 3-9) at Toronto (Sanchez T_2:57. A_26,998 (45,971). At Nice, France Ted Potter, Jr. 68-67-68—203
Recreation Department at 662-328-0885. 3-10), 1:07 p.m.
Toussaint 1 2-3 2 2 2 0 1 England 2, Scotland 1 Joaquin Niemann 68-66-69—203
Newcomb W,2-0 1 1-3 1 0 0 0 1 Monday, June 10
Texas (Chavez 3-2) at Tampa Bay (Snell 4-7),
1:10 p.m.
Tigers 7, Nationals 5 J.Webb H,8 1 0 0 0 0 1 At Paris
Byeong Hun An
Charles Howell III
Washington Detroit L.Jackson S,13-19 1 0 0 0 1 2 Japan 0, Argentina 0, tie Brandt Snedeker 70-69-65—204
Washington (Scherzer 7-5) at Detroit (Zimmer-
on the air
ab r h bi ab r h bi New York Friday, June 14 Talor Gooch 65-72-67—204
mann 0-5), 1:10 p.m. T.Trner ss 5 0 0 0 J.Jones cf 3 1 1 1 Matz 2 3 2 2 0 3
Minnesota (TBD) at Chicago White Sox (Giolito At Rennes, France Kevin Streelman 66-70-68—204
Eaton rf 4 1 2 0 Cstllns rf 3 2 1 0 Mazza 4 5 1 1 0 2 Japan 2, Scotland 1 Aaron Wise 69-69-67—205
10-2), 2:10 p.m. Rendon 3b 4 1 3 2 Mi.Cbrr dh 5 2 3 3 S.Lugo L,3-2 BS,4 1 2-3 4 2 2 0 3
Seattle (Gonzales 9-6) at Houston (Cole 7-5), At Le Havre, France Jason Kokrak 66-71-68—205
Today 2:10 p.m.
J.Soto lf 3 1 0 0 C.Stwrt lf 3 0 1 1
Kndrick 1b 4 0 1 0 Cndlrio 3b 4 0 2 0
Pounders 1 1-3 1 0 0
HBP_by Matz (Donaldson), by Teheran (Mc-
1 1 England 1, Argentina 0
Wednesday, June 19
Nick Watney
Sepp Straka
Oakland (Bassitt 4-3) at L.A. Angels (Heaney Zmmrman dh 4 0 0 0 Ro.Rdri 1b 4 0 0 0 Neil), by Teheran (Alonso), by Mazza (Albies).
AUTO RACING 1-1), 4:07 p.m. B.Dzier 2b 4 1 1 1 Goodrum ss 3 0 2 2 WP_Teheran, Toussaint.
At Paris
Argentina 3, Scotland 3, tie
J.B. Holmes 67-68-70—205
Monday’s Games Gomes c 2 1 1 0 Joh.Hck c 4 0 0 0 Harris English 66-68-71—205
8:05 a.m. — Formula One: The Austrian Kansas City at Toronto, 1:07 p.m. M.Adams ph 1 0 0 0 H.Cstro 2b 4 2 2 0
Umpires_Home, Bill Welke; First, Lance Bar-
rett; Second, Roberto Ortiz; Third, Mike Everitt. England 2, Japan 0
At Nice, France Wyndham Clark 68-70-68—206
Baltimore at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m. V.Rbles cf 3 0 1 1 Danny Lee 66-71-69—206
Grand Prix, Austria, ESPN2 T_3:39. A_40,809 (41,922). GROUP E Denny McCarthy 69-68-69—206
L.A. Angels at Texas, 8:05 p.m. Totals 34 5 9 4 Totals 33 7 12 7 W L D GF GA Pts Martin Piller 66-69-71—206
Washington 000 300 200—5
2 p.m. — NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Se- ak-Netherlands 3 0 0 6 2 9

ries: The Overton’s 400, Joliet, Ill., NBCSN

National League Glance
All Times EDT
Detroit 000 120 31x—7
E_Candelario (5). DP_Washington 1. LOB_
Washington 5, Detroit 9. 2B_B.Dozier (14), J.
Basketball ak-Canada
2 1 0 4 2 6
1 2 0 3 5 3
Cameron Champ
Joey Garber
J.J. Spaun
East Division
W L Pct GB
Jones (14), Castellanos (26). HR_Rendon (18). WNBA Glance New Zealand 0 3 0 1 5 0
ak-Advanced to knockout stage
Shawn Stefani 69-70-68—207
CS_Rendon (1), J.Jones (1). SF_C.Stewart (5). All Times EDT Nick Taylor 68-70-69—207
Atlanta 50 34 .595 — EASTERN CONFERENCE Monday, June 10 Roger Sloan 70-68-69—207
11 p.m. — FIVB World Championships: Day S_V.Robles (5). At Montpellier, France
Philadelphia 43 40 .518 6½ IP H R ER BB SO W L Pct GB Brice Garnett 69-67-71—207
Washington 41 41 .500 8 Washington 9 3 .750 — Canada 1, Cameroon 0 Adam Schenk 65-71-71—207
3, pool play, Germany, NBCSN Washington Tuesday, June 11
New York 37 47 .440 13 Voth 4 1-3 6 3 3 2 3 Connecticut 9 4 .692 ½ Jonas Blixt 67-68-72—207
Miami 32 49 .395 16½ Chicago 6 5 .545 2½ At Le Havre, France Ryan Armour 64-69-74—207
BIG3 BASKETBALL Central Division
0 1 0 0 0
1 2-3 0 0 0
0 3 Indiana 5 8 .385 4½ Netherlands 1, New Zealand 0 Vaughn Taylor 70-69-69—208
W L Pct GB New York 4 7 .364 4½ Saturday, June 15 Kyle Stanley 69-69-70—208
4 p.m. — Week 2: From Charlotte, N.C., Chicago 45 38 .542 —
Rainey L,1-3
Sipp BS,1
0 1 3 3 2
1 2 0 0 0
1 Atlanta 2 7 .222 5½ At Valenciennes, France Andrew Landry 71-67-70—208
Milwaukee 43 39 .524 1½ WESTERN CONFERENCE Netherlands 3, Cameroon 1 Scott Stallings 66-72-70—208
CBSSN St. Louis 40 40 .500 3½
1 2 1 1 0 0
W L Pct GB At Grenoble, France
Max Homa 68-69-71—208
Pittsburgh 39 41 .488 4½ Seattle 8 5 .615 — Canada 2, New Zealand 0
Sam Burns 70-67-71—208
GOLF Cincinnati 37 43 .463 6½
2-3 4 3 3
1-3 1 0 0
3 Las Vegas 6 5 .545 1 Thursday, June 20
Mackenzie Hughes 66-70-72—208
West Division Minnesota 6 5 .545 1 At Reims, France
Kevin Kisner 66-70-72—208
6:30 a.m. — European Tour Golf: Andalucía W L Pct GB
Austin.Adams 1 0 0 0 0
V.Alcantara W,3-1 1 3 2 1 0
0 Los Angeles 5 6 .455 2 Netherlands 2, Canada 1
Rickie Fowler 68-68-72—208
Los Angeles 56 29 .659 — Phoenix 4 5 .444 2 At Montpellier, France
Luke Donald 67-69-72—208
Masters, final round, Spain, GOLF Colorado 44 39 .530 11
J.Jimenez H,14 1 1 0 0 0
S.Greene S,22-23 1 0 0 0 0
2 Dallas 3 7 .300 3½ Cameroon 2, New Zealand 1
Dylan Frittelli 66-70-72—208
San Diego 41 40 .506 13 Friday’s Games GROUP F
12 p.m. — PGA Tour Golf: The Rocket Javy.Guerra pitched to 1 batter in the 5th W L D GF GA Pts Bronson Burgoon 66-70-72—208
Arizona 42 42 .500 13½ Rainey pitched to 3 batters in the 7th New York 69, Dallas 68 Chase Wright 65-70-73—208
San Francisco 35 46 .432 19 Phoenix 91, Indiana 69 ak-United States 3 0 0 18 0 9
Mortgage Classic, final round, Detroit, Mich., Friday’s Games
HBP_by Venters (C.Stewart), by Suero (Castel-
lanos). WP_G.Soto, J.Jimenez. Seattle 79, Chicago 76 ak-Sweden 2 1 0 7 3 6 Viktor Hovland
Chad Collins
Atlanta 6, N.Y. Mets 2 Saturday’s Games Chile 1 2 0 2 5 3
GOLF Cincinnati 6, Chicago Cubs 3
Umpires_Home, Mark Ripperger; First, Bren-
nan Miller; Second, Jim Reynolds; Third, Brian Washington 102, Connecticut 59 Thailand 0 3 0 1 20 0 Jimmy Walker
Brendan Steele
Miami 6, Philadelphia 2 Indiana at Las Vegas, 10:30 p.m. ak-Advanced to knockout stage
1 p.m. — PGA Tour Champions Golf: U.S. Se- Washington 3, Detroit 1
T_3:13. A_27,716 (41,297). Sunday’s Games Tuesday, June 11 Cameron Smith
Anirban Lahiri
Pittsburgh 3, Milwaukee 2 New York at Atlanta, 3 p.m. At Rennes, France
nior Open, final round, South Bend, Ind., FOX Colorado 13, L.A. Dodgers 9 Minnesota at Dallas, 4 p.m. Sweden 2, Chile 0 Seth Reeves
Wes Homan
2 p.m. — PGA Tour Golf: The Rocket Mort- San Diego 3, St. Louis 1
San Francisco 6, Arizona 3
Marlins 9, Phillies 6 Chicago at Los Angeles, 5 p.m. At Reims, France
United States 13, Thailand 0 Billy Horschel 69-70-71—210
Philadelphia Miami Phoenix at Seattle, 7 p.m. Bud Cauley 69-69-72—210
Saturday’s Games Monday’s Games Sunday, June 16
gage Classic, final round, Detroit, Mich., CBS Atlanta 5, N.Y. Mets 4
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Kingery lf-cf 4 1 2 2 Rojas ss 5 1 2 0 No games scheduled At Nice, France Stewart Cink 65-73-72—210
Sweden 5, Thailand 1 Colt Knost 70-68-72—210
Chicago Cubs 6, Cincinnati 0
2 p.m. — LPGA Tour Golf: Walmart NW Detroit 7, Washington 5
Segura ss 5 0 0 0 H.Rmrez lf 5 2 3 0
B.Hrper rf 4 2 1 0 Cooper 1b 5 0 2 2
At Paris Tom Hoge 67-70-73—210
Josh Teater 68-69-73—210
Arkansas Championship, final round, Rogers, Miami 9, Philadelphia 6
Colorado 5, L.A. Dodgers 3
Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 8:15 p.m.
Hoskins 1b 4 1 1 2 Bri.And rf 3 2 1 0
Ralmuto c 4 0 2 1 N.Wlker 3b 4 2 2 3 Soccer United States 3, Chile 0
Thursday, June 20
At Le Havre, France
Roberto Castro
Carlos Ortiz
Ark., GOLF Arizona at San Francisco, 10:05 p.m.
C.Hrnan 2b 2 1 0 1 N.Andrs p 0 0 0 0
Morgan p 0 0 0 0 Alfaro ph 1 0 0 0
Major League Soccer United States 2, Sweden 0 Anders Albertson
Kyle Jones
At Rennes, France
5 p.m. — Tour Golf: Utah Champi- St. Louis at San Diego, 10:10 p.m.
Sunday’s Games
R.Sarez p 0 0 0 0 Romo p 0 0 0 0
Franco 3b 3 1 1 0 S.Cstro 2b 4 1 2 1
Glance Chile 2, Thailand 0 Dominic Bozzelli 69-69-75—213
Chicago Cubs (Lester 7-5) at Cincinnati (DeS- All Times EDT ROUND OF 16 Smylie Kaufman 69-70-80—219
onship, final round, Farmington, Utah, GOLF clafani 4-4), 1:10 p.m.
Quinn cf 3 0 0 0 Riddle cf 4 1 1 2
B.Mller ph-lf 1 0 0 0 Holaday c 4 0 1 0
W L T Pts GF GA At Grenoble, France
HORSE RACING Philadelphia (Arrieta 7-6) at Miami (Richards
3-8), 1:10 p.m.
Eflin p 3 0 1 0 Ymamoto p 1 0 0 0
Nicasio p 0 0 0 0 Grndrsn ph 1 0 0 0
Philadelphia 9 5 5 32 34 25 Germany 3, Nigeria 0 40th U.S. Senior Open
D.C. United 8 4 7 31 25 19
12:30 p.m. — America’s Day at the Races, Washington (Scherzer 7-5) at Detroit (Zimmer-
mann 0-5), 1:10 p.m.
S.Rdrig 2b 1 0 0 0 Conley p 0 0 0 0 Montreal 9 8 3 30 24 31
At Nice, France
Norway 1, Australia 1, Norway wins 4-1 on Championship Scores
Puello ph 1 0 0 0 Atlanta 9 6 2 29 23 15 penalty kicks Friday
Pittsburgh (Brault 3-1) at Milwaukee (Davies
FS2 7-2), 2:10 p.m.
J.Grcia p 0 0 0 0
Rivera ph-3b 1 0 1 1
New York 8 6 3 27 30 20 Sunday, June 23 At The Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame
New York City FC 6 1 8 26 27 19 At Valenciennes, France South Bend Ind.
L.A. Dodgers (Maeda 7-4) at Colorado (Gonza-
MLB BASEBALL lez 0-1), 3:10 p.m.
Totals 34 6 8 6 Totals
Philadelphia 200 220 000—6
39 9 15 9 Toronto FC 6 7 5 23 30 31 England 3, Cameroon 0 Purse: TBA
Orlando City 6 8 3 21 24 22 At Le Havre, France Yardage: 6,943; Par 70
Arizona (Ray 5-5) at San Francisco (Bumgar-
9 a.m. — NY Yankees vs. Boston, From ner 4-7), 4:05 p.m.
Miami 100 002 60x—9
E_Yamamoto (1), Quinn (1). LOB_Philadel-
New England 5 8 5 20 20 35 France 2, Brazil 1, OT Second Round
Chicago 4 7 7 19 26 27 Monday, June 24 a-denotes amateur
London Stadium, ESPN St. Louis (Mikolas 5-8) at San Diego (Lucchesi phia 7, Miami 8. 2B_Kingery (15), H.Ramirez Steve Stricker 62-64-66—192 -18
6-4), 4:10 p.m. Columbus 5 11 2 17 16 27 At Reims, France
(9), S.Castro 2 (10), Riddle (6), Holaday (2). Cincinnati 3 13 2 11 15 42 United States 2, Spain 1 Jerry Kelly 64-64-70—198 -12
12 p.m. — Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati OR Atlanta (Fried 9-3) at N.Y. Mets (Syndergaard
5-4), 7:05 p.m.
HR_Hoskins (19), N.Walker (5). SF_C.Her- WESTERN CONFERENCE At Paris David Toms 62-67-70—199 -11
nandez (4). W L T Pts GF GA Sweden 1, Canada 0 Bob Estes 67-65-68—200 -10
Philadelphia at Miami, MLB Monday’s Games IP H R ER BB SO Stephen Ames 70-67-66—203 -7
Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh, 7:05 p.m. Los Angeles FC 11 2 4 37 39 14 Tuesday, June 25
Philadelphia LA Galaxy 10 6 1 31 24 19 At Montpellier, France Tommy Armour III 69-65-69—203 -7
3 p.m. — LA Dodgers at Colorado (joined in Milwaukee at Cincinnati, 7:10 p.m.
San Francisco at San Diego, 10:10 p.m.
Eflin 6 8 3 3 1 3 Seattle 7 4 5 26 26 21 Italy 2, China 0 Billy Andrade 66-68-69—203 -7
Nicasio H,8 1-3 2 3 3 1 0 FC Dallas 7 6 5 26 27 24 At Rennes, France Kirk Triplett 64-68-71—203 -7
progress) OR Arizona at San Francisco , MLB Morgan L,2-3 BS,2 1-3 4 3 3 0 0 Minnesota United 7 7 3 24 30 26 Netherlands 2, Japan 1 Retief Goosen 66-65-72—203 -7
4:30 p.m. — 2019 MLB All-Star Selection Yankees 17, Red Sox 13 R.Suarez
1 1-3 1 0 0 0 2 Houston
San Jose
7 6 3 24 22 22
6 6 4 22 25 27
Thursday, June 27
Miguel Angel Jiménez 66-71-67—204
Bernhard Langer 66-68-70—204
New York Boston Yamamoto 4 3 4 4 4 4
ab r h bi ab r h bi Real Salt Lake 6 8 2 20 22 28 At Le Havre, France Paul Goydos 67-69-69—205 -5
Show, ESPN LMahieu 3b-1b 6 2 4 5 Betts rf 4 2 1 0
Conley 2 3 2 2 0 1 Vancouver 4 6 8 20 21 24 England 3, Norway 0 Chris DiMarco 66-66-73—205 -5
J.Garcia W,2-0 1 1 0 0 0 0 Colorado 5 9 4 19 28 36 Friday, June 28 Ken Duke 70-70-66—206 -4
Judge rf 4 1 2 2 Devers 3b 4 1 2 1
6 p.m. — Atlanta at NY Mets, ESPN Tuchman rf 1 0 0 0 M.Hrnan 2b 2 1 1 1
N.Anderson H,5 1 1 0 0 0 1 Sporting Kansas City 4 5 7 19 27 27 At Paris Paul Broadhurst 71-67-68—206 -4
Romo S,15-16 1 0 0 0 0 1 Portland 5 8 2 17 24 28 United States 2, France 1 Kent Jones 70-67-69—206 -4
G.Sanch c 4 1 0 0 Bgaerts ss 3 1 1 0
SOCCER (MEN’S) Romine c 1 0 0 0 E.Nunez ss 1 0 0 0
HBP_by Yamamoto (C.Hernandez). WP_Ya- NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. Saturday, June 29 Scott Parel 67-73-67—207 -3
mamoto 2. Wednesday, June 26 At Valenciennes, France Corey Pavin 68-72-67—207 -3
1:30 p.m. — UEFA U-21: Spain vs. Germany, Voit 1b 4 2 4 1 Mrtinez dh 5 1 3 1
Urshela pr-3b 2 1 1 0 Bnntndi lf 3 0 0 0
Umpires_Home, Lance Barksdale; First, Ted Philadelphia 1, New England 1, tie Netherlands 2, Italy 0 Doug Garwood 70-69-68—207 -3
Barrett; Second, Nic Lentz; Third, John Tump- Montreal 2, Portland 1 At Rennes, France Fran Quinn 68-70-69—207 -3
Final, Italy, ESPN2 Grgrius ss 5 3 2 3 Travis lf 3 0 0 0 ane.
Encrnco dh 6 1 1 1 C.Vazqz c-3b 4 1 1 1 D.C. United 1, Orlando City 0 Sweden 2, Germany 1 Jeff Sluman 67-71-69—207 -3
T_3:19. A_14,774 (36,742). Toronto FC 3, Atlanta 2 SEMIFINAL Woody Austin 68-69-70—207 -3
4:30 p.m. — CONCACAF Gold Cup: Jamaica A.Hicks cf 5 2 2 2 Holt 2b
Torres 2b 3 2 2 0 Leon c
3 1 1 1
2 1 2 0 Vancouver 2, FC Dallas 2, tie Tuesday, July 2 Tom Lehman 68-69-70—207 -3
vs. Panama, Quarterfinal III, Philadelphia, Gardner lf
Brdly J cf
4 2 1 3 Chavis 1b 4 2 2 6
5 2 4 1
Blue Jays 7, Royals 5 San Jose 2, Houston 0
Friday, June 28
At Lyon, France
England vs. United States, 1900 GMT
Mark R. Brown 66-69-72—207
Colin Montgomerie 68-72-68—208
Kansas City Toronto New York 3, Chicago 1 Wednesday, July 3 Vijay Singh 65-72-71—208 -2
Pa., FS1 Totals
New York
45 17 19 17 Totals
602 630 000—17
43 13 18 12 ab r h bi ab r h bi Colorado 1, Los Angeles FC 0 At Lyon, France Jeff Maggert 70-67-71—208 -2
Mrrfeld rf 4 1 1 0 Sogard 2b 3 1 2 0 Saturday, June 29 Netherlands vs. Sweden, 1900 GMT Jeff Gallagher 69-67-72—208 -2
7:30 p.m. — CONCACAF Gold Cup: U.S. vs. Boston 600 001 600—13
DP_New York 1, Boston 1. LOB_New York
N.Lopez 2b 3 2 1 0 Grrr Jr dh 3 1 1 1 Minnesota United 7, Cincinnati 1 THIRD PLACE Duffy Waldorf 65-69-74—208 -2
A.Grdon lf 3 0 0 1 Grrl Jr lf 3 1 1 0 Atlanta 2, Montreal 1 Saturday, July 6 Tom Werkmeister 72-67-70—209 -1
Curacao, Quarterfinal IV, Philadelphia, Pa., 7, Boston 10. 2B_LeMahieu (17), Voit 3 (14),
Urshela (14), Gregorius (2), Encarnacion (9),
H.Dzier 3b 4 0 1 1 Biggio rf 3 1 1 4 New York City FC 4, Philadelphia 2 At Nice, France Roger Chapman 70-69-70—209 -1
Soler dh 4 0 0 0 Smoak 1b 4 0 0 0 New England 2, Houston 1 Semifinal losers, 1500 GMT Peter Fowler 71-68-70—209 -1
FS1 Devers 2 (25), Martinez (17). HR_Judge (7),
A.Hicks (6), Gardner (12), Chavis 2 (14), Brad-
Duda 1b 4 0 1 1 Galvis ss 4 0 0 0 Orlando City 2, Columbus 0 CHAMPIONSHIP Jay Haas 70-68-71—209 -1
Arteaga ss 3 0 1 0 Grichuk cf 2 1 0 0 Toronto FC 1, D.C. United 1, tie Sunday, July 7
TENNIS ley Jr. (9). SF_C.Vazquez (2).
Mldnado c 3 1 1 1 Drury 3b 2 1 0 0 Sporting Kansas City at Real Salt Lake, 10 p.m. At Lyon, France
Ken Tanigawa
Kevin Sutherland
B.Hmltn cf 4 1 1 0 Tellez ph 1 0 0 0 LA Galaxy at San Jose, 10 p.m. Semifinal winners, 1500 GMT
5 a.m. (Monday) — Wimbledon: Day 1, First New York
Tanaka 2-3 4 6 6 2 0
D.Jnsen c 4 1 1 2 Vancouver at Seattle, 10 p.m.
Steve Jones
Joe Durant
Totals 32 5 7 4 Totals 29 7 6 7 Sunday, June 30
Round, London, ESPN Green W,2-2 2 4 0 0 0 1 Mark O’Meara 68-73-69—210 E
Auto Racing
Kansas City 200 110 001—5 FC Dallas at Portland, 11 p.m.
Hale H,1 1 1 0 0 0 1 Toronto 001 040 002—7 Prayad Marksaeng 72-69-69—210 E
Wednesday, July 3
TRACK AND FIELD Cortes Jr. H,1 3 5 5 5 0 3 E_Stroman (3). DP_Kansas City 1. LOB_Kan- Seattle at New York City FC, 7 p.m.
Phillip Price 72-68-70—210 E
Kahnle 0 1 2 2 2 0 sas City 8, Toronto 4. 2B_Merrifield (22), Philadelphia at Orlando City, 7:30 p.m. NASCAR-Xfinity Camping Marco Dawson 72-68-70—210 E
3 p.m. — Iaaf Diamond League: The Prefon- Ottavino H,20 2-3 2 0 0 1 0 H.Dozier (14). HR_Maldonado (5), Guerrero Jr. Clark Dennis 69-70-71—210 E
Britton H,17 2-3 0 0 0 1 0 (8), Biggio (6), D.Jansen (4). SB_Arteaga (1).
Atlanta at Chicago, 8 p.m.
San Jose at Minnesota United, 8 p.m. World 300 Results Gary Orr 70-68-72—210 E
taine Classic, Stanford, Calif., NBC A.Chapman 1 1 0 0 0 0 SF_A.Gordon (5). S_N.Lopez (2). Los Angeles FC at Sporting Kansas City, 8:30 Saturday Wes Short, Jr. 68-70-72—210 E
Boston IP H R ER BB SO At Chicagoland Speedway Tom Watson 69-68-73—210 E
Porcello 1-3 5 6 6 1 0 p.m. Scott McCarron 72-69-70—211 +1
Kansas City New York at Houston, 9 p.m. Joliet, Ill.
Brewer 2-3 0 0 0 1 1 Bailey 5 5 5 5 4 6 Lap Length: 1.5 mile Lee Janzen 70-70-71—211 +1
Monday S.Wright L,0-1
2 5 2 2 1
1 1-3 6 8 8
2 3
2 0 0 0 1
1 0 0 0 1
Columbus at Real Salt Lake, 10 p.m.
Thursday, July 4
D.C. United at FC Dallas, 9 p.m.
(Pole position in parentheses)
1. (2) Cole Custer, Ford, 200.
Paul Lawrie
Kirk Hanefeld
BEACH VOLLEYBALL J.Taylor 2-3 2 1 1 1 1 Barlow L,2-3 1-3 1 2 2 1 1 2. (1) Joey Logano, Ford, 200. Tom Byrum 73-67-72—212 +2
Brasier 1 0 0 0 0 0 New England at Colorado, 9 p.m.
Toronto Toronto FC at LA Galaxy, 10:30 p.m. 3. (5) Christopher Bell, Toyota, 200. Rocco Mediate 72-69-72—213 +3
11 a.m. — FIVB World Championships, Velazquez
2 0 0 0 0
1 1 0 0 0
4 4 3 3 2
1 1-3 2 1 1
1 0
Saturday, July 6 4. (16) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 200.
5. (6) Brandon Jones, Toyota, 200.
Bart Bryant
Billy Mayfair
Orlando City at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.
NBCSN Kahnle pitched to 3 batters in the 7th
WP_Shawaryn, J.Taylor, Kahnle 2.
Mayza H,9
Phelps H,1
2-3 0 0 0 0
1 0 0 0 0
Houston at Cincinnati, 7:30 p.m. 6. (7) Austin Cindric, Ford, 200.
7. (10) Noah Gragson, Chevrolet, 200.
Tim Petrovic 69-70-74—213
Jean-Francois Remesy 70-69-74—213
Minnesota United at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.
MLB BASEBALL Umpires_Home, Ed Hickox; First, Carlos
Torres; Second, Dana DeMuth; Third, Angel
Law H,1 1 0 0 0 1
Dan.Hudson W,5-2 BS,2 1 1 1 1 1 1
2 Seattle at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. 8. (14) Justin Haley, Chevrolet, 200.
9. (3) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet, 200.
Toru Suzuki
Kohki Idoki
Chicago at Sporting Kansas City, 8:30 p.m.
12 p.m. — Kansas City at Toronto, MLB Hernandez.
T_4:42. A_59,659 (66,000).
Stroman pitched to 0 batter in the 5th
HBP_by Gaviglio (Maldonado). WP_Law.
Real Salt Lake at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. 10. (9) Tyler Reddick, Chevrolet, 200. Brad Bryant 71-70-73—214 +4
Vancouver at Los Angeles FC, 10:30 p.m. 11. (8) Riley Herbst, Toyota, 200. Gary Nicklaus 68-71-75—214 +4
6 p.m. — Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh, ESPN Umpires_Home, James Hoye; First, Mark Carl-
son; Second, Tripp Gibson; Third, Chris Segal.
Sunday, July 7 12. (15) John Hunter Nemechek, Chevrolet, Scott Dunlap 71-70-78—219 +9
9 p.m. — San Francisco at San Diego OR LA Rays 5, Rangers 2 T_3:22. A_24,906 (53,506).
New York at Atlanta, 2 p.m.
Portland at New York City FC, 6:30 p.m. 13. (12) Ryan Sieg, Chevrolet, 200.

Angels at Texas (joined in progress), MLB

Texas Tampa Bay
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Choo lf 3 0 0 0 Meadows lf 4 0 0 0 Twins 10, White Sox 3 National Women’s Soccer
14. (19) Jeremy Clements, Chevrolet, 200.
15. (17) Gray Gaulding, Chevrolet, 200.
16. (11) Chase Briscoe, Ford, 199.
NBA BASKETBALL DShelds cf 4 0 1 0 Krmaier cf 3 0 0 0 Minnesota Chicago 17. (21) Jeffrey Earnhardt, Toyota, 199. Saturday’s Moves
Andrus ss 4 0 1 0 Pham dh 4 0 0 0 ab r h bi ab r h bi League Glance 18. (13) Zane Smith, Chevrolet, 199. BASEBALL
8 p.m. — NBA Summer League: TBA, ESPN2 Mazara rf 4 0 0 0 Choi 1b 3 0 0 0
Gallo dh 4 1 1 0 Y.Diaz 3b 4 1 2 0
Kepler rf 5 2 2 2 L.Grcia ss 5 1 2 1
Arraez lf 0 0 0 0 Moncada 3b 4 0 1 0
All Times EDT 19. (22) Shane Lee, Toyota, 199. American League
BOSTON RED SOX — Placed LHP Brian John-
W L T Pts GF GA 20. (20) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 199.
TENNIS Frsythe 1b 4 0 0 1 Wendle 2b 3 1 1 1
A.Cbrra 3b 4 1 1 0 Av.Grci rf 4 1 1 2
J.Plnco ss 4 3 2 0 J.Abreu 1b 2 0 0 0
Cruz dh 5 2 4 5 J.McCnn c 4 0 0 0
Washington 5 2 3 18 14 7 21. (25) Ray Black II, Chevrolet, 199. son on the 10-day IL. Activated RHP Hector
Velázquez from the 10-day IL. Added 1B-OF
Reign FC 4 1 5 17 11 9 22. (30) Stephen Leicht, Chevrolet, 199.
5 a.m. — Wimbledon: Day 1, First Round, Da.Sntn 2b 3 0 1 0 Adames ss 3 1 1 1
Fdrwicz c 1 0 0 0 d’Arnud c 3 1 2 1
C.Cron 1b 5 0 0 0 Jay rf 3 0 1 1
Gnzalez lf-rf 5 0 1 0 El.Jmen lf 4 1 1 1
Portland 4 1 5 17 17 11 23. (31) Brandon Brown, Chevrolet, 198. Sam Travis (26th man).
Utah 5 3 2 17 8 7 24. (18) BJ McLeod, Chevrolet, 196.
London, ESPN Totals 31 2 5 1 Totals
Texas 000 000 011—2
31 5 7 5 Schoop 2b 4 2 1 0 Y.Sanch 2b 4 1 1 0
Sano 3b 3 1 1 2 Collins dh 4 0 0 0
North Carolina 4 2 4 16 19 10 25. (26) Chad Finchum, Toyota, 195. Rosenthal to a minor league contract.
Houston 3 2 5 14 10 11 26. (35) Garrett Smithley, Chevrolet, 195. MINNESOTA TWINS — Reinstated OF Byron
10 a.m. — Wimbledon: Day 1, First Round, Tampa Bay 030 000 20x—5
LOB_Texas 5, Tampa Bay 5. 2B_Gallo (13),
J.Cstro c 4 0 2 0 Cordell cf 2 0 0 0
Buxton cf 4 0 0 0 Tilson ph-cf 2 0 1 0
Chicago 3 4 2 11 13 14 27. (34) Josh Williams, Chevrolet, 195. Buxton and INF-OF Marwin Gonzalez from the
Orlando 1 7 2 5 6 21 28. (24) Matt Mills, Chevrolet, 195. 10-day IL. Optioned OFs Jake Cave and LaM-
London, ESPN A.Cabrera (12), Y.Diaz (13), Wendle (3).
HR_Av.Garcia (12), Adames (10), d’Arnaud (5).
Totals 39
10 13 9 Totals 34 3 7 3
210 010 222—10
Sky Blue FC 0 7 2 2 6 14 29. (28) Tommy Joe Martins, Toyota, 194. onte Wade Jr. to Rochester (IL).
NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. 30. (37) Vinnie Miller, Chevrolet, 194. NEW YORK YANKEES — Added INF Thairo
5 a.m. (Tuesday) — Wimbledon: Day 2, First S_Federowicz (3).
Chicago 100 000 101— 3
E_Tilson (3), May (1). DP_Chicago 1. LOB_Min-
Friday’s Game 31. (33) Ronnie Bassett Jr, Chevrolet, 193. Estrada (26th man). Optioned LHP Nestor
Reign FC 2, Utah 0 32. (29) Camden Murphy, Chevrolet, 192. Cortes Jr. to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
Round, London, ESPN Texas
Sampson L,6-5 6 5 3 3 2 7
nesota 5, Chicago 7. 2B_Cruz (14), Schoop
(16), Jay (2). 3B_Y.Sanchez (2). HR_Kepler 2
Saturday’s Games 33. (4) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, Accident, 127. National League
North Carolina 2, Washington 1 34. (27) Joey Gase, Toyota, Engine, 111. CHICAGO CUBS — Placed LHP Cole Hamels
Fairbanks 1 2 2 2 0 3 (21), Cruz 2 (15), Sano (12), El.Jimenez (14). Portland at Houston, 8:30 p.m. 35. (32) Timmy Hill, Toyota, Electrical, 71. on the 10-day IL. Designated OF Carlos
St. John 1 0 0 0 1 2 SB_J.Polanco (3). SF_Jay (1). Sunday, June 30 36. (23) Josh Bilicki, Chevrolet, Vibration, 55. González for assignment. Recalled RHPs Dil-
Tuesday Tampa Bay
B.McKay W,1-0 6 1 0 0 1 3

IP H R ER BB SO Chicago at Orlando, 5 p.m.
Friday, July 5
37. (36) David Starr, Chevrolet, Engine, 52.
38. (38) Jeff Green, Chevrolet, Electrical, 11.
lon Maples and Rowan Wick from Iowa (PCL).
Poche H,3 1 1 0 0 0 3 Pineda W,5-4 6 4 1 1 1 8
BEACH VOLLEYBALL Drake 1 2 1 1 1 0 May 1 1 1 0 0 2
Houston at North Carolina, 7 p.m.
Reign FC at Portland, 11 p.m.
Race Statistics
Average Speed of Race Winner: 128.068 mph.
Jordan Lyles from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP
Geoff Hartlieb to Indianapolis (IL).
Alvarado 1 1 1 1 0 0 Duffey 1 0 0 0 0 1
11 a.m. — FIVB World Championships, WP_Drake, Alvarado. Parker 1 2 1 1 0 1
Saturday, July 6
Washington at Orlando, 7:30 p.m.
Time of Race: 2 Hours, 20 Minutes, 33 Sec-
onds. Margin of Victory: 2.917 Seconds.
Ozuna on the 10-day IL. Placed RHP John
Umpires_Home, Mike Estabrook; First, Bruce Chicago
NBCSN Dreckman; Second, John Libka; Third, Paul Nova L,3-7 6 7 4 4 1 4
Sky Blue FC at Chicago, 8 p.m.
Friday, July 12
Caution Flags: 6 for 30 laps.
Lead Changes: 10 among 5 drivers.
Brebbia on the paternity list. Recalled OFs Tyler
O’Neill and Lane Thomas from Memphis (PCL).
MLB BASEBALL T_2:56. A_16,655 (25,025).
2-3 2 2 2 0
1 1-3 2 2 2
1 1
Utah at Sky Blue FC, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 13
Lap Leaders: J. Logano 1-2; C. Custer 3-14;
J. Logano 15-19; C. Custer 20-79; J. Logano
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Recalled RHP Robert
Stock from El Paso (PCL). Designated RHP
6 p.m. — NY Yankees at NY Mets OR Phila- J.Ruiz
HBP_by Pineda (J.Abreu).
1 2 2 2 1 1 Reign FC at North Carolina, 7 p.m. 80-92; C. Custer 93-111; Z. Smith 112-114; J. Matt Wisler for assignment.

delphia at Atlanta Marlins 9, Phillies 6 Umpires_Home, Sam Holbrook; First, Jim

Chicago at Houston, 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 14
Earnhardt 115; C. Custer 116-154; M. Annett
155-179; C. Custer 180-200.
Hunter Bishop.
Philadelphia Miami Wolf; Second, Chad Whitson; Third, Manny Orlando at Portland, 3 p.m. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Lead, Laps
ab r h bi ab r h bi Atlantic League
NBA BASKETBALL Kingery lf-cf 4 1 2 2 Rojas ss 5 1 2 0
T_3:14. A_27,908 (40,615).
Led): Cole Custer 5 times for 151 laps; Michael LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Activated LHP
Annett 1 time for 25 laps; Joey Logano 3 times
8 p.m. — NBA Summer League: TBA, ESPN2 Segura ss 5 0 0 0 H.Rmrez lf 5 2 3 0
B.Hrper rf 4 2 1 0 Cooper 1b 5 0 2 2
2019 Women’s World for 20 laps; Zane Smith 1 time for 3 laps; Jeffrey
Darin Downs. Placed LHP Jake Fisher on the
inactive list.
Earnhardt 1 time for 1 lap.
SOCCER (MEN’S) Hoskins 1b 4 1 1 2 Bri.And rf 3 2 1 0 Cubs 6, Reds 0 Cup Glance BASKETBALL
Ralmuto c 4 0 2 1 N.Wlker 3b 4 2 2 3 Chicago Cincinnati GROUP STAGE
9:30 p.m. — CONCACAF Gold Cup: Teams C.Hrnan 2b 2 1 0 1 N.Andrs p 0 0 0 0
Morgan p 0 0 0 0 Alfaro ph 1 0 0 0
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Schwrbr lf 4 0 1 1 Senzel cf 4 0 0 0
GROUP A NASCAR-Monster Energy National Basketball Association
INDIANA PACERS — G Darren Collison an-
TBD, Semifinal I, Glendale, Ariz., FS1 R.Sarez p 0 0 0 0 Romo p 0 0 0 0 Bryant 3b 4 1 1 0 Votto 1b 4 0 2 0 ak-France 3 0 0 7 1 9 Cup Series Qualifying nounced his retirement.
Franco 3b 3 1 1 0 S.Cstro 2b 4 1 2 1 Rizzo 1b 4 1 0 0 E.Sarez 3b 4 0 2 0 ak-Norway 2 1 0 6 3 6 At Chicagoland Speedway
Quinn cf 3 0 0 0 Riddle cf 4 1 1 2 J.Baez ss 4 1 1 4 Puig rf 3 0 0 0 ak-Nigeria 1 2 0 2 4 3 Joliet, Illinois HOCKEY
SOCCER (WOMEN’S) B.Mller ph-lf 1 0 0 0 Holaday c 4 0 1 0 Cntrras c 3 0 0 0 J.Iglss ss 4 0 1 0 South Korea 0 3 0 1 8 0 Saturday National Hockey League
Eflin p 3 0 1 0 Ymamoto p 1 0 0 0 Heyward rf 3 1 1 1 Gennett 2b 4 0 0 0 1. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 176.263 mph. ANAHEIM DUCKS — Signed C Sam Carrick
2 p.m. — FIFA World Cup: Teams TBD, Semi- Nicasio p 0 0 0 0 Grndrsn ph 1 0 0 0 Russell 2b 4 1 2 0 Ervin lf 2 0 1 0
ak-Advanced to knockout stage
Friday, June 7 2. (4) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 176.091 mph. to a one-year contract extension through the
S.Rdrig 2b 1 0 0 0 Conley p 0 0 0 0 Almr Jr cf 4 0 1 0 Winker ph-lf 2 0 0 0 At Paris 3. (8) Daniel Hemric, Chevrolet, 175.959 mph. 2019-20 NHL season.
final I, France, FOX Puello ph 1 0 0 0 Qintana p 2 0 0 0 L.Cstll p 2 0 1 0 France 4, South Korea 0 4. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 175.678 TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Named Dave
J.Grcia p 0 0 0 0 Hakstol assistant coach. Signed G Michael
TENNIS Rivera ph-3b 1 0 1 1
Cishek p 0 0 0 0 Detrich ph 0 0 0 0
Bote ph 1 1 1 0 Dav.Hrn p 0 0 0 0
Saturday, June 8
At Reims, France
5. (1) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 175.558 mph. Hutchinson and Dan Martin Marincin to one-
year contract extensions.
5 a.m. — Wimbledon: Day 2, First Round, Totals 34 6 8 6 Totals
Philadelphia 200 220 000—6
39 9 15 9 Strop p 0 0 0 0 Duke p
Dscalso ph 1 0 0 0 Hughes p 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 Norway 3, Nigeria 0
Wednesday, June 12
6. (14) Clint Bowyer, Ford, 175.421 mph.
7. (34) Michael McDowell, Ford, 175.393 mph. VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Placed C Ryan
Miami 100 002 60x—9 Spooner on waivers.
London, ESPN E_Yamamoto (1), Quinn (1). LOB_Philadel-
Maples p 0 0 0 0 Stphnsn p 0 0 0 0
Peraza ph 0 0 0 0
At Grenoble, France
Nigeria 2, South Korea 0
8. (88) Alex Bowman, Chevrolet, 175.188 mph.
9. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 175.114 mph. WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Signed C Mike
Sgarbossa to a two-year, two-way contract.
10 a.m. — Wimbledon: Day 2, First Round, phia 7, Miami 8. 2B_Kingery (15), H.Ramirez
(9), S.Castro 2 (10), Riddle (6), Holaday (2).
Casali c 4 0 0 0
Totals 34 6 8 6 Totals 33 0 7 0
At Nice, France
France 2, Norway 1
10. (12) Ryan Blaney, Ford, 175.092 mph.
11. (24) William Byron, Chevrolet, 174.933 mph. American Hockey League
London, ESPN HR_Hoskins (19), N.Walker (5). SF_C.Her-
nandez (4).
010 000 041—6
000 000 000—0
Monday, June 17
At Reims, France
12. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 174.865 mph.
13. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, 174.667 mph. Dominik Shine to a one-year contract.
5 a.m. (Wednesday) — Wimbledon: Day 3, IP H R ER BB SO E_E.Suarez (10), Stephenson (2). DP_Chicago Norway 2, South Korea 1 14. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 174.576 mph. TENNIS
Philadelphia 1, Cincinnati 2. LOB_Chicago 6, Cincinnati 9. At Rennes, France 15. (10) Aric Almirola, Ford, 174.543 mph. Tennis Integrity Unit
First Round, London, ESPN Eflin 6 8 3 3 1 3 2B_Schwarber (12), Bryant (22), Almora Jr. France 1, Nigeria 0 16. (6) Ryan Newman, Ford, 174.531 mph. TIU — Suspended Nigerian tennis player Henry
Nicasio H,8 1-3 2 3 3 1 0 (10), E.Suarez (15). HR_J.Baez (20), Heyward GROUP B 17. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 174.379 mph. Atseye three years and fined him $5,000 after
WNBA BASKETBALL Morgan L,2-3 BS,2 1-3 4 3 3 0 0
R.Suarez 1 1-3 1 0 0 0 2

3 0 0 6 0 9
18. (19) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 174.340 mph.
19. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 173.986 mph.
admitting to match-fixing and non-reporting
offenses. One year of the ban and $2,500 of
7 p.m. — Atlanta at Minnesota, CBSSN Miami
Yamamoto 4 3 4 4 4 4
Quintana W,5-7 6 6 0 0 0 4
1 1 1 3 2 4
1 1 1 1 1 4
20. (13) Ty Dillon, Chevrolet, 173.818 mph.
21. (20) Erik Jones, Toyota, 173.801 mph.
the fine will be suspended on condition that no
further breaches of the Tennis Anti-Corruption
Conley 2 3 2 2 0 1 Cishek H,6 1 0 0 0 0 0 South Africa 0 3 0 1 8 0 22. (36) Matt Tifft, Ford, 173.723 mph. Program (TACP) are committed.
The Dispatch • SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019 3B

Women’s World Cup Soccer

Surprising Sweden
Megan Rapinoe is being, well, Megan ousts Germany at
Rapinoe at the World Cup
Women’s World Cup
The Associated Press tournament was in the
group stage of the 1995
The Associated Press

PARIS — With a colorful vo-

Friday’s US win most-watched RENNES, France —
With Germany out of the
way, Sweden believes it
World Cup.

Dutch beat Italy 2-0

cabulary and manner to match her
pinkish-purple hair, Megan Rapi-
noe stands out simply by being Me-
WWC quarterfinal match could win it all.
Stina Blackstenius
scored the go-ahead
to make 1st Women’s
World Cup semifinal
gan Rapinoe. The Associated Press VA L E N C I E N N E S ,
She celebrated goal just minutes into
the second half and Swe- France — The Oranje
her two goals in the The Americans’ 2-1 victory over France set a record for the most- den surprised Germany procession will roll into
quarterfinal match watched Women’s World Cup quarterfinal match on U.S. English-lan- with a 2-1 quarterfinal a Women’s World Cup
against France at the guage television. victory Saturday night at semifinal for the first
Women’s World Cup
Fox drew 6.12 million viewers for Friday’s match, and peaked at 8.24 the Women’s World Cup. time.
by raising both arms
million. The game was the most-watched English-language soccer tele- It was Sweden’s first The parade of fans,
in victory, reminis-
cent of Russell Crowe Rapinoe cast in the country since last year’s men’s World Cup final. victory over Germany covered head to toe in
in “Gladiator.” Are In addition, Sunday’s match averaged 211,000 viewers online, mak- in a major tournament in orange, the brass band
you not entertained? ing it the most streamed Women’s World Cup game ever. 24 years, and it sent the — and, of course, the
She spawned many memes in the The U.S. 2015 quarterfinal win over Chile averaged 5.74 million, ninth-ranked Swedes free kick specialists on
process. which aired in prime time. into the semifinals the field.
“She’s just a big personality both The Americans will face England in the semifinals Tuesday. against the Netherlands. In the sweltering af-
on and off the pitch,” coach Jill El- “We’re going to go for ternoon heat of north-
lis said. “And I think she honestly it,” Sweden coach Peter east France, the Neth-
when video surfaced of her saying Rapinoe has been particularly
thrives in these moments.” Gerhardsson said. erlands relied on a pair
she wouldn’t visit the White House vocal about equitable pay and the
In securing the 2-1 victory that of headers off free kicks
if the team won the World Cup — treatment of female athletes, while The second-ranked
knocked the hosts out of the tourna- by Sherida Spitse to beat
and dropping in an expletive for also critical of FIFA for not invest- Germans, who won
ment, the United States now moves emphasis. ing more in the women’s game. Italy 2-0 in a quarterfinal
back-to-back World Cup
on to a semifinal match against En- While the interview was from She has pointed to the disparity game Saturday.
titles in 2003 and 2007,
gland on Tuesday in Lyon. If they January, it attracted President Don- in the prize money for the men’s Vivianne Miedema
were the presumptive
can get past the Lionesses, the ald Trump’s attention and he tweet- and women’s World Cups. France, scored off Spitse’s deliv-
favorites on their side
Americans will get a shot at their ed: “Megan should never disrespect the men’s winner in Russia, was ery from the left side in
of the bracket. Instead,
second straight World Cup title and our Country, the White House, or awarded $38 million, while the win- the 70th minute to claim
they’ll head home.
fourth overall in a July 7 final. our Flag, especially since so much ner of the women’s tournament will her 61st goal in 80 ap-
From a high-profile battle with Germany coach Mar- pearances for the Neth-
has been done for her & the team.” take home just $4 million. tina Voss-Tecklenburg
U.S. Soccer over equal pay back Trump added that he would invite Two years ago, Rapinoe was erlands.
home, to the exuberant celebration said her team seemed to “In the end, peo-
the team to Washington, win or in the news for kneeling during lose focus.
of every goal in the 13-0 tourna- lose. the national anthem. She said it ple expect me to score
ment opener against Thailand, the The eighth-ranked goals,” Miedema said.
Rapinoe said she stood by the was an act of solidarity with Colin
U.S. team is unapologetically brash Dutch defeated Italy “That header, I had a
statement, with the exception of her Kaepernick, the former San Fran-
and confident. coarse language. Then she went cisco 49ers quarterback who knelt 2-0 earlier Saturday, good feeling.”
If anyone embodies the U.S. out and scored five minutes into the during the anthem to call attention setting up the semifinal So did Stefanie van
ethos, it’s Rapinoe. game against France. to racial inequality. Wednesday in Lyon. The der Gragt 10 minutes
She has five goals in this World “You can hear it in her comments U.S. Soccer responded by adopt- United States plays En- later, powering in a tow-
Cup, tying her with teammate Alex and how she presents herself. She’s ing a rule that says players must gland in the other semi- ering header when Spi-
Morgan, England’s Ellen White a very experienced, eloquent per- stand for anthems. She said she’d final on Tuesday. The tse swung in a free kick
and Australia’s Sam Kerr for the son. I would just kind of point to the abide by it, but in France she has final is July 7. from the right.
tournament lead. She is the first performance tonight and I’d say if not sung the anthem or put her Sweden’s victory Six of the last eight
player to score two goals in back-to- anything this stuff just bounces off hand on her heart while it plays be- came in a rematch of the goals have come from
back games since Brazil’s Marta in her, I think it even pushes her for- fore each game. 2003 World Cup final set pieces at this World
2007: Rapinoe also scored twice in ward,” Ellis said afterward. Rapinoe won an NCAA title with which Germany won 2-0 Cup, only the second
a 2-1 victory over Spain to open the Rapinoe has always been un- the University of Portland in 2005 in Shanghai. The teams time the Dutch women
round of 16. afraid to speak her mind. She came and made her senior national team also met in the final at have appeared in the
And sometimes she gets just as out as gay in 2012 and is currently debut the next year. She played in the 2016 Olympics, with tournament. Four years
much attention for what she does in a relationship with WNBA star all six U.S. games at the 2011 World Germany winning its ago, they only made it to
away from the game. Sue Bird. Rapinoe even joked about Cup in Germany, memorably pick- first gold medal with a the round of 16 but laid
Rapinoe was at the center of a it following Friday night’s victory, ing up a microphone after a goal 2-1 victory. the foundations to win
controversy in the days leading up when asked if it had more meaning and singing Bruce Springsteen’s
to what was called Le Grand Match Sweden’s last win the European Champi-
because this is Pride Month. “Born in the U.S.A.” over Germany in a major onship in 2017.
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It begins: NBA free agency Griner scores 23 points, Mercury

finally starts today hit 10 3s in win over Fever

AP source: Walker tells

The Associate Press The Associated Press

Kawhi Leonard is plan- PHOENIX — Brittney Griner

Delle Donne scores 19, Mystics rout
Suns 102-59
ning meetings in Los An-
geles. Kevin Durant will
do the same in New York.
Hornets he’s joining Celtics scored 23 points, Leilani Mitchell had
18 points and 11 assists for her first
career double-double and the Phoenix
WASHINGTON — Elena Delle Don-
ne scored 19 points and grabbed 10 re-
Those are the cities By TIM REYNOLDS Mercury beat the Indiana Fever 91-69 bounds to help the Washington Mystics
where they’ll begin free The Associate Press
on Friday night. hand the Connecticut Sun one of the
agency. Griner had 17 points in the first half worst defeats in WNBA history with a
Where they will end The last time Kemba Walker was playing for a 102-59 rout on Saturday.
to help build a 50-38 lead, and Phoenix
it will finally start to get team in New England, he delivered a championship. The game was a matchup of the top
(4-5) opened the fourth quarter on an
clearer soon. Boston fans can only hope that repeats itself. two teams in the league and Washing-
18-4 run to make it 89-61.
NBA teams will start A person with knowledge of the situation said Sat- Rookie Sophie Cunningham added ton (9-3) quickly turned it into a rout for
opening their checkbooks urday that Walker has told the Charlotte Hornets of a season-high 19 points, and DeWanna its fifth straight win.
today at 6 p.m. EDT, when his intention to sign with the Boston Celtics once the Bonner had 15 for Phoenix. The Mer- The Mystics had lost their two previ-
the negotiating window NBA’s offseason moratorium on player movement cury shot 52 percent, including 10 of ous matchups with the Sun this season,
for one of the most hot- ends July 6. The person spoke to The Associated 17 from 3-point range, to improve to but shot 53 percent from the field with
ly anticipated free-agent Press on condition of anonymity because neither 4-0 when having at least three players 13 3-pointers and made all 21 of their
periods begins and with Walker nor the Hornets publicly revealed any details. reach double-figure scoring. free throws. Connecticut (9-4), which
more than 200 players The Charlotte Observer first reported that Walk- Candice Dupree led Indiana (5-8) had its worst offensive and defensive
— including two dozen er had informed the Hornets of his decision. with 15 points, Kelsey Mitchell had 13 games of the season, has now lost three
players with at least one Walker, who led UConn to an NCAA title eight and Betnijah Laney 12. The Fever lost straight.
All-Star appearance — el- years ago, can meet with the Celtics on Sunday after for the third straight time, remaining Delle Donne scored four quick
igible to change teams in 6 p.m., and when he does he’ll likely agree on a $141 one victory behind their win total from points to start a 9-0 for a double-figure
the coming weeks. million, four-year deal — the most that Boston can last season. lead midway through the first quarter.
“Some people could offer. Charlotte could have offered Walker the so-
say, ‘Oh my God, look called supermax deal of $221 million over five years.
at all that player move- Earlier this month, Walker said he would be will-
ment,’” NBA Commis- ing to take less than the supermax figure to help
sioner Adam Silver said Charlotte build a roster and said his “first priority”
during this past season. in free agency would be the Hornets. But amid re-
“On the other hand, that ports that said the Hornets’ offer didn’t even reach
player movement could $170 million, Walker clearly turned his attention
be very positive for a lot of elsewhere — as he said he would.
“I’m not saying that I’ll sign back with them. ... If
Leonard, Durant, Kem-
it doesn’t work out, I’m definitely prepared to play
ba Walker, Klay Thomp-
somewhere else,” Walker said earlier this month.
son, Nikola Vucevic, Al
Horford and Khris Mid-
dleton are among the top “I just want to play and can’t.”
players who will be decid- just let people remember It’s a certainty that the
ing whether to change ad- that I played hard at both Lakers will be extreme-
dresses or not. Boston ap- ends of the floor, I was ly active in free agency,
parently knows it will be a winner, and that’s ba- since they’re about a
losing Kyrie Irving, since sically it,” Leonard said week away from having
a person with knowledge during the NBA Finals, only three players actu-
of the situation told The on his way to winning his ally on their roster. Take
Associated Press on second ring and second fi- away their restricted free
Saturday that fellow All- nals MVP award. “I’m just agents, and when the com-
Star point guard Kemba here enjoying my dream, plex six-player, four-pick
Walker has informed the having fun.” trade with Washington
Charlotte Hornets that Durant won’t play next and New Orleans gets ex-
he’s leaving them for the season because of a rup- ecuted on July 6 and lands
Celtics. Irving’s focus is tured Achilles. He still the Lakers Anthony Da-
believed to be on joining may command a $221 vis, they’ll have just him,
the Brooklyn Nets. million, five-year contract LeBron James and Kyle
No deals can be signed from Golden State. Kuzma under contract.
until July 6 because of “I know what I bring to “We have a superstar
the league’s annual mor- the team but I also know on our team and an open
atorium, though players that a lot of people on the slot,” Lakers general man-
and teams can enter into outside, you know, don’t ager Rob Pelinka said ear-
agreements starting Sun- like to see us together,” lier this offseason, when
day. Durant said last month. the team hired Frank Vo-
“There’s a lot of obvi- “You know, I get it.” gel as its new coach and
ously decisions that will Whether he and the before it swung the deal
go into the summer,” Warriors remain “us” is that will net Davis. “So I
Golden State guard Ste- up to him now. think that people can look
phen Curry said. “And Then again, even when at this as an opportunity
we’ll deal with those ac- players say certain things, to come and win a champi-
cordingly.” it doesn’t mean much. A onship possibly next year.
Everyone will, and parting of ways between And we’ve got to do the
won’t have a choice. Irving and the Celtics work.”
Changes could shift didn’t seem likely in Octo- Some deals shouldn’t
the balance of NBA power ber, when the point guard take long to be announced
considerably — especially grabbed the microphone today.
if Durant leaves the War- at a fan event in Boston The Warriors have said
riors and Leonard leaves and said “if you guys will they have no intention of
the NBA champion Toron- have me back, I plan on letting Thompson leave,
to Raptors. Durant will be re-signing here.” even while he recovers
pursued by the Brooklyn Plans apparently from a torn ACL, so ex-
Nets, New York Knicks changed. pect a $190 million, five-
and Los Angeles Clippers “I shouldn’t really year deal to be agreed to
along with Golden State; comment on things until quickly there. A person
Leonard is likely to hear things are done,” Celtics with knowledge of the sit-
pitches from the Los An- President Danny Ainge uation told AP that Sacra-
geles Lakers, the Clippers said on draft night, dodg- mento plans to offer Har-
and the Raptors. ing question after ques- rison Barnes a deal that
Durant and Leonard tion about Irving and Hor- will pay him as much as
were asked countless ford’s respective futures. $90 million over the next
times this past season “I really can’t comment on four years, with the exact
about their free-agent all of the things that are total hinging on math that
plans. said to have happened. I will be figured once the
Neither offered much wish I could tell you ev- salary cap is set for next
of a hint. erything I know, but I season.
The Dispatch • SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019 5B

Tennis Auto racing

‘I know how to play’: Serena Custer wins at

says she’s ready for Wimbledon Chicagoland for 4th
By HOWARD FENDRICH “She didn’t do anything, really, round, Williams could face No. 18
The Associated Press

WIMBLEDON, England — It’s Xfinity Series victory

hard to know exactly what Serena
like what she usually does, in terms
of results this year. Even in Austra-
lia, she lost quite early for her, the
quarters. So she hasn’t played her
seed Julie Goerges, her semifinal
opponent a year ago. Get past her,
and defending champion Angeli-
que Kerber might be waiting. Get By JAY COHEN
Williams will be able to do over the best,” Mouratoglou said, before ut- through that test, and No. 1 Ash
next two weeks at the All England The Associated Press
tering a single sentence that speaks Barty could be next. And that would
Club. volumes: “But she’s Serena.” only be to make the quarterfinals.
On the one hand, JOLIET, Ill. — Cole Custer held off Joey Logano
“And,” he added in an interview, Indeed, that entire quarter is
due at least in part to on Saturday at Chicagoland Speedway for his fourth
“the weapons she has are probably the bracket’s most challenging.
an injured left knee, NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season.
even more efficient on grass than on Past Wimbledon champions Maria
Williams is short on The 21-year-old Custer had the strongest car all
any other surface.” Sharapova and Garbine Muguruza
matches and train- day long, leading 151 of the 200 laps
After the French Open, and her are there, along with grass-court
ing time this season, for the 300-mile race. But he had to
earliest loss at any major since 2014, talents such as No. 13 Belinda
factors she cited after
Williams stuck around in Paris to Bencic, No. 22 Donna Vekic and Al- come back after Michael Annett and
her third-round exit Williams
see doctors. ison Riske. Noah Gragson stayed on the track
June 1 at the French
Then, as usual, she skipped all “Everyone called it the ‘Death while the leaders went for a pit stop,
Open, her most recent tournament.
tuneup events on grass. Williams Quarter,’ so I had to look,” Vekic and then benefited from a timely cau-
She has only 12 tour-level match-
es so far in 2019. Just four of the started practicing in the middle of said. “It’s definitely a tough part of
tion when B.J. McLeod got into the
other 127 women in the Wimbledon last week, starting with about a half- the draw.”
hour on court on Day 1 and working Mouratoglou’s take? wall.
field have fewer; 105 have at least Custer
her way up to a couple of hours, plus “It’s tough for the others,” he No big deal for Custer, who zoomed
twice as many.
gym time, by Day 4. said. “I wouldn’t want to be in the into the lead on a restart with about
Even Saturday — when she de-
clared she’s “feeling better” and her “The great news is she’s pain- part of the draw that Serena’s in.” 21 laps left. He stayed in control the rest of the way,
coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, said free now. In Roland Garros, she was For quite some time, that’s been securing his sixth career victory.
the 37-year-old American “doesn’t in a lot of pain. The preparation was the thinking around tennis. Even in Logano finished second in his first Xfinity Series
have pain anymore” — Williams let difficult because of that reason. So 2018, when Williams returned after start since he finished fifth at Bristol on Aug. 17. Lo-
out a chuckle when she proclaimed, we were more trying to deal with more than a year off the tour while
gano is considered one of the favorites for Sunday’s
“I’ve had a good week and a half.” the pain, rather than prepare for having a baby, she reached two
a Grand Slam,” Mouratoglou said. Grand Slam finals. Cup Series race on the bumpy 1.5-mile oval.
Hardly the ideal amount of prac-
“Here, it’s different. We got rid of “It’s hard for me to bet against Christopher Bell finished third, followed by An-
tice to try to get ready for Grand
Slam competition. the pain 15 days after Roland Garros Serena,” said 18-time major champi- nett and Brandon Jones.
And yet, on the other hand, as and we finally prepared the way we on Chris Evert, now an ESPN com- Custer moved into a tie with Bell for the series
Williams put it with a wry smile, “I want to prepare. It was a bit short, mentator. “The one difference that lead in wins.
know how to play tennis.” but she’s doing better every day. The I see in Serena is, since she’s come
Yes. Yes, she does. surface is great for her. She doesn’t back, she’s been one or two steps
This is, after all, a seven-time have pain anymore. It’s heaven.” slower than normal. I think that’s a
champion and three-time run- Williams could get a chance to little bit of fitness. I think it’s a little
ner-up, including last year, on the ease into things. Her first-round bit of match play. I think it’s a little
grass at Wimbledon, where play be- opponent is qualifier Giulia Gat- bit of confidence. But on the grass,
gins Monday. She also is the owner to-Monticone of Italy, who will be we also can’t forget that’s her best
of 23 Grand Slam singles trophies making her debut in Wimbledon’s surface. That’s a surface that her
in all, more than anyone else in main draw. Next might come anoth- game, with the power, with the free
the professional era and one shy of er qualifier. points on the serves, she’s the most
equaling Margaret Court’s record Then things should get more effective. ... I never think you can
for the most in tennis history. interesting. Quickly. In the third count her out.”

Nate Lashley opens 6-shot lead in Rocket Mortgage Classic
By LARRY LAGE J.T. Poston (66) was after graduating from making.
The Associated Press second. Cameron Trin- college and his playing When Lashley did take
gale (65) was another career started, stopped chances, he was able to
DETROIT — Nate stroke back. and resumed again. He make shots.
Lashley shot a bogey-free, Lashley is in his second won the Waterloo Open, a His drive on the 559-
9-under 63 on Saturday season on the PGA Tour, professional tournament, yard, par-5 seventh land-
to open a six-stroke lead reaching the highest level in Iowa in 2011 and quit ed in an adjacent fairway,
in the Rocket Mortgage
of golf after a long road competitive golf the next leaving him with the
Classic at 23-under 193.
that included tragedy , year. Lashley gave the choice of hitting a shot
The 36-year-old Lash-
selling real estate and game another shot, play- low below branches or
ley slipped into the field
playing in the PGA Tour’s ing on the PGA Tour Lati- sending the ball over tow-
at Detroit Golf Club as an
alternate and the 353rd- minor leagues. noamérica circuit in 2015 ering trees and toward
ranked player has put him- After watching Lashley and moved up to what is the green. He chose to
self in position to win for play in a tournament for now called the Korn Ferry go high and cleared the
the first time on the PGA the University of Arizona Tour two years later. trees, leaving him 120
Tour. He tied for eighth in 2004, his parents and He made his PGA Tour feet from the pin. Lash-
in February in the Puer- girlfriend died in a plane debut last season in his ley’s approach landed just
to Rico Open — played crash in Wyoming. Rod mid-30s, but he had to end 4 feet from the cup and he
opposite the World Golf and Char Lashley along his year after 17 events made the putt for birdie.
Championships-Mexico with Leslie Hofmeister, because of a knee injury. He had birdies on four
Championship — for his all of Scottsbluff, Nebras- Lashley is not long off of his first seven holes and
only top-10 finish on the ka, were missing for three the tee, ranking among had five more on the back
tour. days before their bodies the middle of the pack at nine in the third round.
Lashley, the first- and and the wreckage were Detroit Golf Club. He has He opened the Rocket
second-round leader, found near the 13,780-foot been spectacularly accu- Mortgage Classic with a
started Saturday with a Gannett Peak. rate on his approach shots 63, setting a career low
one-shot lead and pulled Lashley, who is from into receptive greens, set- he matched Saturday. He
away with the low round Nebraska, made a liv- ting him for a lot of rela- shot a 67 in the second
of the day. ing as a real estate agent tively short putts that he’s round.
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in practice that wanted to practice dog program to its first national title
perfect, she wanted play perfect,” Vic appearance.
told The Dispatch. “She understood the Dillingham is now the video coordi-
importance of the little things and we nator for the team. Chapel is a graduate
need people like her in our program. assistant for her former coach.
We need people like her in our athletic “You want to expose these young
department. So I was extremely happy.” coaches to the total program,” Vic said.
With basketball season still in “Everybody thinks it’s just coaching,
swing, the two temporarily tabled the it’s just practice. They don’t realize
idea. Soon after the Bulldogs’ run in what all goes on in an office on a daily
the NCA A tournament ended with a basis, the recruiting piece, the social
regional final loss to Oregon, Blair piece, the development of these young
met with MSU Athletic Director John ladies on and off the floor.
Cohen to sort out a position that would “I think that’s what we do with our
fit. They settled on coordinator for young coaches is we try to expose
player development. She began work in them to the total program and let them
mid-May. learn and see firsthand what takes
Blair’s day-to-day tasks vary — place every day so that they realize it’s
whether it is speaking with residence more than just going out to practice it’s
assistants about housing for the players more than showing up for a game,” he
or helping to organize recruiting port- continued. “There’s a lot that goes into
folios or community service opportu- Photo courtesy of MSU Athletics running a top-10 program day-in and
nities. Blair Schaefer celebrates during a women’s basketball game at Humphrey Colise- day-out. And now they’re a part of that
“Although it’s not a coaching posi- um. During her four-year career as a Bulldog player, Schaefer played on squads that and they have a role in that.”
tion, it’s a beginners’ coaching posi- reached the national championship game in 2017 and 2018. Currently Blair is in Italy accompa-
tion,” Blair said. “And I’m able to still trajectory of the women’s program in have that — so why not learn from the nying MSU as they represent the Unit-
observe and see how it’s done the right his six years at the helm. His first team best? It’s not like he’s an average coach. ed States in the 2019 Summer World
way and start to think from the other in Starkville posted a losing record, but If I can learn from the best then I want University Games.
side of the court.” the program has quickly turned into to stay here and do that. The fact that The daily grind and ever-changing
one that packs Humphrey Coliseum he’s my dad, that’s just a bonus.” nature of her position persists, but
Learning from the best and perennially competes among the There are also assistant coaches there’s a sense of correctness in her
While Blair is still fresh on the job, nation’s elite. Dominique Dillingham and Ketara new role. The comfort that she lacked
there are plenty of mentors within the “I just think it’s a great opportunity,” Chapel, both former teammates of in television has now been rediscovered
MSU coaching ranks for her to emu- Blair said of working with her dad. Blair’s. Both were seniors on the in basketball.
late. “Some people say ‘Oh I could never 2017 squad that ended Connecticut’s “I just feel like it’s surreal,” Schaefer
At the top of the chain is her father. play for my dad or work for my dad.’ It 111-game winning streak with a Final said of being back at MSU. “It’s where
Vic has completely overhauled the takes a special relationship — and we Four victory that propelled the Bull- I’m supposed to be.”

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a 3-0 pitch for the first settled in after that. He The loudest cheers is an affirmation that the mined to do this. It has for all the college experi-
time in his 14 big league struck out two and al- came for the family of school’s eight-man squad been a dream of his for a ence has to offer — espe-
seasons, and Riley skied lowed five hits and no ace Tom Seaver, who had can churn out collegiate while now and very proud cially playing football at
the 14th shot of his im- walks, letting out a big the street outside the talent. of him and glad to say he the next level.
pressive rookie season. yell after striking out stadium renamed in his “I’m very proud of Mi- graduated from Victory “The whole recruiting
The 22-year-old has Tyler Flowers to end the honor Thursday and will chael, very proud of his and looking forward to process was stressful but
gone deep in consecutive sixth. accomplishment,” Hamm hearing of his success it all worked out for the
get a statue outside the
games for the third time Maza, a relative of Yan- said. “We don’t fully take when he gets down (to best,” he said. “I still get
stadium. The 74-year-old
in 42 games. kees great Joe DiMaggio, the credit for it because Delta State).” to play the sport I love,
Mazza replaced starter was in his eighth minor Seaver has dementia and

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he worked hard on his With football closing go to college, all those
Steven Matz in the third league season before be- could not attend.
own and really was deter- in, Tate said he’s excited things.”
after a rain delay and ing called up. He pitched “The thing that hurts

pitched four innings of in the independent Atlan- the most is that he wasn’t
one-run ball. That allowed tic League and Pacific As- there,” said catcher Jerry
the Mets to rally behind sociation last season. His Grote, choking back tears
Smith’s solo homer, Jeff parents were in the stands when asked about his
McNeil’s two RBI doubles cheering Saturday. ex-battery mate.
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inning and exited after
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Acuña singled and told the same stories for the sixth. Second base
Swanson scored him what felt like the millionth umpire Roberto Ortiz
with a double in the first time. moved behind the plate,
two plate appearances of “This will be a million and the crew continued
Mazza’s career, but the and one,” joked outfielder the game with three um-
29-year-old right-hander Cleon Jones. pires.

Major League Baseball

Ye Olde Slugfest: Yanks top Red

Sox 17-13 in MLB Euro debut
By RONALD BLUM Boston 19-18 overall as both teams bat-
The Associated Press ted around twice. The 30 runs were the
most in a big league game since Boston
LONDON — Rest assured, British beat Baltimore 19-12 last Aug. 10, ac-
fans: Most baseball games are not like cording to STATS.
this, not even the crazy ones between the Red Sox rookie Michael Chavis hit a
New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox. pair of three-run homers, the second in a
Major League Baseball arrived in six-run seventh .
Europe on Saturday night with Ye Olde “Definitely the biggest crowd I’ve
Slugfest. Each team scored six runs played in front of. The loudest, as well,”
in a first inning that lasted nearly an Chavis said. “With the overhang, there
hour, with Aaron Hicks hitting the first was kind of an echo.”
European homer . Brett Gardner had a Jackie Bradley Jr. had four hits, in-
tiebreaking, two-run drive in the third, cluding a home run . Boston shortstop
Aaron Judge went deep to cap a six-run Xander Bogaerts left in the eighth after
fourth and the Yankees outlasted their calf muscles in both legs cramped , then
rivals 17-13 in a game that stretched for said he should be available Sunday.
4 hours, 42 minutes — 3 minutes shy of Boston starter Rick Porcello and New
the record for a nine-inning game. York’s Masahiro Tanaka got hammered
“Well, cricket takes like all weekend — fittingly in the home of the Premier
to play, right? So, I’m sure a lot of people League soccer club West Ham, nick-
are used to it,” Yankees manager Aaron named the Hammers. Neither got out
Boone said. “We should remind them of a first inning that lasted 58 minutes
there’s not 30 runs every game.” and included 20 batters and 94 pitches.
Before a sellout crowd of 59,659 at It took 1:51 to play the first three innings
Olympic Stadium that included sup- and 2:58 for 4½, but unlike in cricket, the
porters from Britain, Beantown and the teams did not break for tea.
Big Apple plus royalty, batters behaved Zack Britton retired Marco Hernan-
like good tourists and minded the gaps dez on a bases-loaded grounder that end-
— and the fences. As a Union Jack flut- ed the eighth, and Sam Travis hit into a
tered above center field along with the game-ending double play against Aroldis
Stars and Stripes, both teams jacked and Chapman on the 422nd pitch.
jacked and jacked. Chad Green (2-2) allowed four hits in
“I think we’re getting as good a re- two scoreless innings. Steven Wright (0-
ception as football has for the last couple 1) lost in his first decision and second ap-
years,” Yankees first baseman Luke Voit pearance since an 80-game suspension
said. for a positive drug test.
AL batting leader DJ LeMahieu had New York won for the 12th time in 13
four hits and five RBIs , including a games, maintained a seven-game lead
three-run double in the fourth and a two- over second-place Tampa Bay in the AL
run single in the fifth that opened a 17-6 East and reached the halfway mark at 53-
lead. Voit had four hits, including three 28, one fewer win than at last year’s mid-
doubles, before leaving with a left ab- point. The defending World Series cham-
dominal injury in the fifth. He’ll be evalu- pion Red Sox dropped a season-high 10
ated before Sunday’s series finale. games back at 44-39.
No British reserve with these offens- The 2,200th regular-season meeting
es. Hicks was especially proud to hit the between the teams was a scorcher — the
first homer. hottest day of the year in London at 93
“That’s something they can never degrees Fahrenheit (34 Celsius), and
take from me,” he said. still 92 when the first pitch was thrown at
New York set season highs for runs 6:10 p.m. And it was the first on artificial
and hits by the fifth inning and outhit turf.
The Dispatch • SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019 7b

Area obituaries
COMMERCIAL DISPATCH Arrangements are Jesse Spencer Frank Morgan in charge of arrange- Morgan; and brother,
OBITUARY POLICY incomplete and will be ments. Garner G. Morgan.
Obituaries with basic informa- STARKVILLE — STARKVILLE —
announced by Lown- Jesse Chester “Jake” Frank Ladell Morgan, Mr. Morgan was He is survived by his
tion including visitation and
service times, are provided
des Funeral Home of Spencer, 76, died June 91, died June 29, 2019, born to the late Fran- daughters, Lynn King
free of charge. Extended obit- Columbus. 28, 2019. at the Oktibbeha Coun- cis Bell Morgan and Morgan of Starkville
Mr. Smith was Lecta Maude Jackson and Rozanne Morgan
uaries with a photograph, de- Services will be ty Regional Hospital.
tailed biographical information born Aug. 17, 1970, in Morgan. He was a U.S. Stewart of Memphis,
at 11 a.m. Monday at Services will be at
and other details families may Birmingham, Alabama, Navy veteran and was Tennessee; son, James
Meadowview Baptist 11 a.m. Wednesday at
wish to include, are available to Paul and Emily formerly employed with G. Morgan of Canton;
Church. Burial will be Morgan Chapel Bap-
for a fee. Obituaries must be Smith. He was formerly Bordens Milk Plant seven grandchildren;
submitted through funeral at 3 p.m. at the church tist Church in Sturgis, in Starkville. He was and 10 great-grandchil-
self-employed as an
homes unless the deceased’s
independent contractor cemetery. Visitation with the Rev. Jason a member of Morgan dren.
body has been donated to
and was a member of will be two hours Middleton officiating. Chapel Baptist Church. Memorials may be
science. If the deceased’s prior to services at the Burial will follow at the
body was donated to science, Berney Points Baptist In addition to his made to the Baptist
Church in Hoover. church. Welch Funeral church cemetery. Visi- parents, he was preced- Children’s Village, 114
the family must provide official
proof of death. Please submit In addition to his Home of Starkville is tation will be from 5-7 ed in death by his wife, Market Ridge Dr., Rid-
all obituaries on the form parents, he is survived in charge of arrange- p.m. at Welch Funeral Martha Jean Houston geland, MS 39157.
provided by The Commercial by his daughters, Mary ments. Home and one hour
Dispatch. Free notices must
Katherine Blackwell of Mr. Spencer was prior to services at the
be submitted to the newspa-
per no later than 3 p.m. the
Deatsville and Sarah born Feb. 27, 1943, in church. Welch Funeral Exceptional Service
Salinas, Kansas, to the Home of Starkville is
day prior for publication Tues-
day through Friday; no later
Rachel Smith; son,
Maddox Cade Smith late Nicholas and Katie No Exceptions
than 4 p.m. Saturday for the of Columbus; sisters, Spencer. He was for- Our commitment to
Sunday edition; and no later Elizabeth Anne Smith merly employed with
excellent service allows When Caring Counts...
than 7:30 a.m. for the Monday of Panama City Beach, Weavexx in Starkville,
Bluefield Water Associ- us to say that no matter
edition. Incomplete notices Florida and Rebekah
must be received no later than
Lynn Brophy of Leeds; ation and East Lee Bou- what kind of services
7:30 a.m. for the Monday you have in mind, we’ll FUNERAL HOME
and brother, David Mat- levard Water Associa- & CREMATORY
through Friday editions. Paid
notices must be finalized by 3 thew Smith of Birming- tion. He was a member provide you with the best 1131 N. Lehmberg Rd.
p.m. for inclusion the next day ham. of Meadowview Baptist service available. Columbus, MS 39702
Church. (662) 328-1808
Monday through Thursday; and
on Friday by 3 p.m. for Sunday Lloyd Criddle In addition to his
and Monday publication. For
COLUMBUS — parents, he was pre-
more information, call 662-
Lloyd Earl Criddle, 79, ceded in death by his
died June 28, 2019, at brother, Robert.
Baptist Memorial Hos- He is survived by his
Mark Smith pital-Golden Triangle. wife, Elizabeth; sons,
COLUMBUS — Arrangements are Jesse Jr., Richie, Ron-
Lloyd Criddle
Mark Steven Smith, incomplete and will be nie and Allen; siblings, Incomplete
48, died June 22, 2019, announced by Memori- Nicky Spencer, Billy Memorial Gunter Peel
at Erlanger Medical Spencer, Larry Spencer Funeral Home
al Gunter Peel Funeral
College St. Location
Center in Chattanooga, Home and Crematory, and Sandra Hazelwood;
Tennessee. College Street location. and five grandchildren.

Justices won’t revive Ala. ban on abortion procedure

The Associated Press 93 percent of abortions in continuing push to enact
Alabama occur before 15 new restrictions on abor-
WASHINGTON — The weeks of pregnancy. For tion.
Supreme Court won’t revive the 7 percent of abortions

Charlotte Fenner
Alabama’s attempt to ban that occur later, almost all
the most commonly used are by dilation and evacua-
procedure in second-tri- tion.
mester abortions after the Randall Marshall, exec- Charlotte Rickert Fenner
measure was blocked by utive director of the Amer- passed away at age 90, on
lower courts. ican Civil Liberties Union Tuesday, June 18, 2019, in
The justices on Friday of Alabama, said the ban Birmingham, AL.
rejected the state’s appeal would have effectively end- Charlotte was born in 1929
and declined to review a ed access to second trimes-
lower court ruling that
and raised in Naperville,
ter abortions in Alabama if
blocked the law. The 2016 IL, where she worked at
it had been allowed to take

Mary Medley
Alabama law sought to effect.
Oswald’s drug store, graduated
ban the abortion proce- “We are not surprised Naperville High School in 1947
dure known as dilation and by the Supreme Court’s and attended North Central
evacuation, a procedure Al- decision to deny reviewing College. She had a perpetual
Mary Lester Phillips Medley was born June 7,
abama referred to in court this case. In doing so, they sparkle in her eye and dedicated her life in service
1929, to the late Oliver and Vera Windle Phillips,
filings as “dismemberment are upholding the Supreme to her family, friends and the communities in
Sr. and passed away June 27, 2019, at The Wind-
abortion.” Court’s own precedent which she lived. Charlotte was a Sunday school
sor Place at the age of 90.
Lower courts have in protecting a woman’s teacher at Grace E.U.B. Church, and later at
Visitation was at Lowndes Funeral Home, Co-
blocked similar laws in right to access the health- Knox Presbyterian Church, a Cub Scout den
lumbus, MS on Saturday, June 29, 2019, from 6-8
Kansas, Oklahoma, Louisi- care she needs. A woman’s mother and an officer in the League of Women
PM. A graveside service will be at Hebron Meth-
ana, Texas and Arkansas, health, not Alabama politi- Voters. She loved the arts, international travel,
odist Church Cemetery in Cochrane, AL on Sun-
but this was the first case cians, should drive person- her flower gardens and most of all, spending time
to go before the Supreme al medical decisions,” Mar-
day, June 30, 2019, at 2:30 PM, with Bro. Steve
with and helping her grandchildren and great-
Court, according to the shall said. Lammons officiating.
American Civil Liberties Planned Parenthood Mary married her high school sweetheart,
Charlotte was predeceased by her mother
Union, which challenged said the decision was a vic- Edward A. Medley, Sr., October 31, 1947, and
and father, Mable and Herman Rickert; a sister,
the Alabama law. tory for abortion access in traveled with him as part of the Air Force Base
Dorothy Rickert; former husband, Gordon
Court records show the state, but warned of the for 20 years and was stationed in Georgia, Ger-
Fenner; and grandson, Jordan Estes.
many, Canada, Washington and finally retired at
Charlotte is survived by her sons, Grant Fenner
Columbus Air Force Base in 1967.
(Renee) of L’anse, MI/Memphis, TN and Gary
She was preceded in death by her parents as
Fenner (Joyce) of Fordland, MO. In addition,
well as her husband of 50 years, Edward A. Med-
Charlotte is survived by her four grandchildren,
ley, Sr., infant daughter, Mary; sisters, Frances
Detective who fought for 9/11 Jennifer Walton (Gary) of Birmingham, Tellur
Fenner of Ukiah, CA, Jakob Fenner of Fordland,
Miller, Marie Davison, Patricia Powe; and grand-
daughter, T. J. Parson.
compensation funding dies MO, and Dustin Estes of Hernando, MS, along
with six great-grandchildren.
Survivors include sons, Edward Medley,
The Associated Press that provides health bene- Jr., Columbus, MS and Gary Medley (Teresa),
Private ceremonies honoring Charlotte’s
fits to police officers, fire- Danville, AL; daughter, Marian Parson (Tony),
memory will be held in Fordland, MO, Naperville,
NEW YORK — A for- fighters and others who Steens, MS; brother, Oliver Phillips, Jr. (Helen)
IL, and Tintagel in Cornwall, England.
mer New York City police responded to the 2001 Columbus, MS; brother-in-law, Robert Upton
Shine on Cha-Cha!!
detective who was a lead- terrorist attacks passed (Carol), Livingston, Texas; grandchildren, Tra-
er in the fight for the Sept. the full committee unani- Paid Obituary - Rideout’s Valley Chapel Funeral Home cy Bryant, Ginnie Cody, Laura Hoffman (Brain),
11 Victims Compensation mously. Amy Herron (Cole) and Jeffery Davis (Tracy);
Fund died Saturday at age 9 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grand-
53. child; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Detective Luis Alva- Mary was a member of Hebron Methodist
rez’s death from cancer Church, Cochrane, AL., and attended the Air
was announced by Chief Force Base Chapel, Columbus, MS. she was a
of Detectives Dermot pink lady at BMH for many years and worked
Shea, who tweeted that
with the Red Cross including two trips to New
Alvarez was “an inspira-
York City in 2001 following 9/11. She also volun-
tion, a warrior, a friend.”
Alvarez appeared with
teered at nursing homes. Mary loved bowling
former “Daily Show” host and participated in the Senior League on Thurs-
Jon Stewart earlier this day mornings until the age of 87. She also loved
month to plead with Con- Bingo, tournament bowling and traveling. She
gress to extend the com- retired in 1991 after 15 years working for Besco
pensation fund. as a bookkeeper, she also was a bookkeeper for
“This fund isn’t a ticket 69 Miling CO., East Lowndes Water Assoc., and
to paradise, it’s to provide Sawan Seed Co.
our families with care,” a She will be greatly missed by her family and
frail Alvarez told a House friends. A special thank you to her brother,
Judiciary subcommittee Oliver, nephew, Ken, Tammy, Lory, Nicole and
June 11. He added, “You all the staff at The Windsor Place for all the care
all said you would never and love for her during her last years.
forget. Well, I’m here to Pallbearers will be Jeffery Davis, Cole Herron,
make sure that you don’t.” Greg Phillips, Ken Phillips, Ronnie Blakney and
Alvarez was admitted Carson Mascarenas. Honorary pallbearers will
to a hospice in Rockville be the staff at The Windsor Place.
Centre on Long Island Memorials can be sent to Hebron United
within a few days of his Methodist Church Cemetery Fund c/o Lori Ed-
testimony. wards, 18 Lee Drive, Aliceville, AL 35442 or Mt.
The bill to replenish Zion Baptist Church Building Fund, 1791 Lake
the compensation fund
Lowndes Road, Columbus, MS 39702 or a charity
of your choice.
Compliments of Lowndes Funeral Home
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Jennifer Mosbrucker/Dispatch Staff

From left to right, McKenzie Hairston, 15, Quindarius J. Roland, 15, and Zephaniah Gore, 14, build a roller coaster for a marble while Teen Coordinator Chris-
tine Jackson, second from right, helps the group Wednesday at the Boys & Girls Club of Columbus. STEM activities for teens have been held each Wednesday.

Foam and marbles help teens

avoid summer ‘brain drain’

xcited chatter and laughter filled an activity room
at the Boys & Girls Club of Columbus Wednesday
morning. The collective sound was positive —
made moreso because it came from 20 or so teenagers
some might expect to be wasting a summer day sleep-
ing, or hunched over a device of some kind. Not this
group. Divided into teams, they focused on the challenge
at hand — building small-scale model roller coasters
that would carry a “passenger” (in this case, a marble)
from start to finish safely.
The large, bright
room seemed to
undulate with tubes
of neon green and sea
blue foam pipe insu-
lation as teens tested
out design ideas for
the STEM project
given them by visiting
instructor Angela
Verdell. STEM stands
for science, technolo- Courtesy Photo
gy, engineering and Boys & Girls Club Summer Camp participants work together on their STEM roller coaster
mathematics. design Wednesday.
“What we’re trying
to do is just come
out and help the Aleyah Davis,
kids avoid so much 14, and
‘brain drain’ over the Alexis Davis,
summer, specifically 14, build a
Jennifer Mosbrucker/Dispatch Staff
roller coaster
in the area of STEM,” Angela Verdell for a marble
said Verdell, who is Wednesday
director of diversity programs and student development at the Boys
in Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engi- & Girls Club
neering. “I’m working with them on hands-on engineer- of Columbus.
ing and STEM activities that will tie into some of those “You learn
courses from school.” the girls said.
The Boys & Girls Club Summer Camp teens enjoy the
challenge, problem-solving with concepts like gravity, Photo by
friction, kinetic and potential energy, motion and veloc- Jennifer
ity. Mosbrucker/
“One of the major things we strive to do is make it Dispatch
engaging so that kids are really interacting and even not
realizing that they’re touching on some heavy technical
things,” said Verdell.
See Boys and Girls Club, 5C
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Independence Day festivities offer music, food and fireworks

BY JAN SWOOPE the Southside Festival July 13 Committee. Performers
The Town of Caledonia
include Annie Caldwell
BY JAN SWOOPE chose Saturday, July 13 for
and the Caldwell Sisters, its free Stars and Stripes
Armondo Adams and
Celebration at Ola J. Pick-

vents during the Redemption, Pastor
ett Park. Market on Main
first two weekends Alphonso Bowen, Sweet
Angel, the PC Band, Ms. vendors with homemade
in July offer the goods and produce will
Golden Triangle oppor- Jody and Bigg Robb.
A balloon release is be at the park, along with
tunities to celebrate the an antique car show from
“Spirit of ’76,” even after scheduled for 3 p.m.
For more information, 6-8 p.m. The band Win
Independence Day. Wheel entertains between
On Thursday, the contact Jeff Smith,
662-386 -6923, or Gene 8-10 p.m., followed by a
Fourth of July, Starkville fireworks show at 10 p.m.
Parks and Recreation will Taylor, 662-251-3841.
The Columbus Arts “We’re doing this event a
host festivities starting little later than the Fourth
at 5 p.m. at the Starkville Council hosts a night
of country and western in hopes more people will
Sportsplex, 405 Lynn not be out of town and be
Lane. Activities include music Saturday at 7 p.m.
Dispatch file photo by the Shane Tubbs able to attend,” said coordi-
inflatables, a petting zoo, nator Amanda Boltwood.
vendors and musical
Starkville Parks and Recreation will host its annual fireworks show at 9 p.m. Thurs- Band in the main gallery
day at the Starkville Sportsplex. Activities begin at 5 p.m. of the Rosenzweig Concessions will be
entertainment, and con-
Arts Center, 501 Main available, in addition to a
clude with a grand finale and families are welcome ing vendor.
fireworks show at 9 p.m. to bring their favorite Some area venues plan
July 5, 6 St. Tickets are $10 in catfish dinner fundraiser
On Friday, July advance, $12 at the door. for the park program.
“This year we’ve foods with them, Logan celebrations Thursday, 5, a 9 p.m. fireworks An optional 6 p.m. pre- Catfish plates are $10,
added vendors, which has said — but no alcohol. including Muddy Wa- display at Magnolia show supper requires available by preorder
been a goal the last cou- Organizers recom- ters Sports Bar, located Motor Speedway at advance $12 ticket only by contacting Nancy
ple of years,” said Parks mend leaving pets at at 71 Moores Creek in
and Recreation Executive 495 Highway 45 South purchase, at columbus- Larmour at 662-251-6262
home, due to the likeli- Columbus. Described as in Lowndes County or 662-328-2787. by July 8.
Director Gerry Logan.
hood they will be fright- a kid-friendly event, this highlights USCS Sprint
“We also thought the fire-
ened by fireworks. “July 4th Throwdown” Car Racing. Races begin
works show was fantastic
last year, and they are Confirmed vendors from 7-11 p.m. features at 8 p.m.
back this year; it’s coordi- as of press time include country rock band Trade- Fourth of July
nated to music.” Heaven’s Jubilee petting mark and rock and roll weekend festivities
Lawn chairs or zoo, Bin 612, Pop Pori- party band Twin Soul. continue with the
blankets to sit on are um, Gondolier Italian Food and beverages will Southside Blues
encouraged, and families Restaurant, Snowie Cool be available. Admission is Festival Saturday,
are welcome to bring Treats, Jonathan Miller $15 for ages 9-20 and $12 July 6 at Townsend
frisbees, soccer balls or homemade ice cream, for those 21 and up. Ages Park, 826 15th St. S.
other sports equipment Danny’s Pork Skins and 9 and under admitted in Columbus. Gates
to play with. Concessions Keith Kellum homemade free. Lawn chairs are open at 11 a.m. for the
will be available on site, jewelry, plus a face paint- encouraged. free event presented by

History of tea to kick off speaker series tonight

New MUW complicated history.”
The reoccurring
speaker on the last Sun-
day of each month.
outreach features speaker series, Dr. D’s
Brain Jam, is a series that
Free and open to the
public, the next Dr. D’s
topics on last hopes to provide enter-
taining and educational
Brain Jam will feature
Sundays topics to connect experts
Josh Dohmen, assistant
professor of philosophy,
with the community.
MUW UNIVERSITY “It is a way for people Sunday, July 28 at 6 p.m.
RELATIONS to learn about various For more information,
email DiClemente at kdi-

topics and interact with
risti DiClemente these experts on a more
will spill some tea personal level. It is a way
about the history of for the university to be a
tea at 6 p.m. tonight. more integrated part of
Titled “ The Sweet and the community and share
Not So Sweet History of what we do with the
Tea,” DiClemente will public.
Courtesy photo
discuss the history of tea Kristi DiClemente “It’s also fun for us to
from its uses in China talk about our work with
through the 19th century history. For tea, that his- people who are interest-
trade wars and British tory includes mysticism, ed,” she added.
imperialism beginning culture and ritual, but is The series, co-spon-
at 6 p.m. at Three Sisters also fraught with imperi- sored by the Department
Pie Co. at 422 Main St. in alism and exploitation,” of History, Political
downtown Columbus. the assistant professor of Science and Geography
“We often take the history said. “My hope and Three Sister Pie Co.,
everyday things we have is that people see that will continue throughout
and consume for granted, something as simple as the summer and fall until
but these objects have a tea has a fascinating and October. There will be a

Courtesy photo
WESTERN HORIZONS: Nan Bolin of Columbus is pictured with her artwork included
in the Columbus Arts Council’s upcoming Western Horizons exhibit. It showcases lo-
cal artwork inspired by the American West, as well as collectibles and memorabilia.
A free opening reception — the first since new carpet, lighting and ceiling renova-
tions at the Rosenzweig Arts Center — is 5:30-7 p.m. Friday
at 501 Main St. A free screening of the film “Monte Walsh,” featuring Tom Selleck,
begins at 7 p.m. For more information, contact the CAC, 662-328-2787.
The Dispatch • Sunday, JUNE 30, 2019 3C

Today Friday, July 5
Sunday Funday — This mini arts and mu- Exhibit opening, movie — The Colum-
sic fest from 1-6 p.m. at 513 University Drive, bus Arts Council hosts a free reception from
Starkville, features vendors, kids activities and 5:30-7 p.m. for an exhibit of western art by
music by John Brocato, Shank and Maim, Broth- area artists at the Rosenzweig Arts Center, 501
er Nature and Flathead Ford. Visit facebook. Main St. At 7 p.m., a free showing of “Monte
com/starkvillesundayfunday/. Walsh” (2003, Tom Selleck) begins. For more
information, visit or call 662-
History of Tea — Dr. D’s Brain Jam, a 328-2787.
new speaker series co-sponsored by The W’s
Department of History, Political Science and
Geography, and Three Sisters Pie Co., presents Saturday, July 6 Courtesy photo

Kristi DiClemente with “The Sweet and Not So Southside Blues Festival — Gates
Sweet History of Tea” at 6 p.m. at Three Sisters open at 11 a.m. for this event at Townsend Park “End of the Trail” concert, dinner Columbus Riverwalk downtown. Bring lawn chairs
Pie Co., 422 Main St., Columbus. on 15th Street South in Columbus. Performers — To conclude its “Heading West” theme, the or blankets (no coolers or pets). Concessions
include Annie Caldwell and the Caldwell Sisters, Columbus Arts Council presents live country and available for purchase.
Armondo Adams, Alphonso Bowen and more. For western music in the Rosenzweig Arts Center
information, call 662-386-6923 or 662-251-3841. main gallery with the Shane Tubbs Band at 7 p.m.
Thursday, July 4 “End of the Trail” concert, dinner — ($10 advance/$12 at door). A 6 p.m. pre-show Saturday, July 13
Independence Day Celebration — To conclude its “Heading West” theme, the dinner requires advance ticket purchase ($12). Stars & Stripes Celebration — The
Starkville Parks and Recreation invites the Columbus Arts Council presents live country and Get tickets at, or call 662-328- town of Caledonia presents this event from
public to bring lawn chairs or blankets for this western music in the Rosenzweig Arts Center 2787. starting at 6 p.m. at Ola J Pickett Park. Enjoy
event at the Starkville Sportsplex, 405 Lynn main gallery with the Shane Tubbs Band at 7 p.m. Market on Main produce vendors, live music,
Lane, beginning at 5 p.m. Enjoy music, food, ($10 advance/$12 at door). A 6 p.m. pre-show antique car show, food, jumpers and a fireworks
inflatables, petting zoo, snacks, plus fireworks dinner requires advance ticket purchase ($12). Thursday, July 11 show at 10 p.m. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.
at 9 p.m. For more information, call 662-323- Get tickets at, or call 662-328- Sounds of Sumer — Swing Shift enter- Concessions on site; catfish plates available by
2294. 2787. tains from 7-9 p.m. at this free concert at the pre-order only: 662-251-6262.

Visit to purchase advance tickets to

OUT THERE the events below:

July 4 – Celebration on the River (Eli Young, Aaron Tippin, Sammy Kershaw, July 4
(Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra, Collin Raye; horse racing, vendors, more), Muddy Waters at 171 Moores Creek in Columbus hosts a July Fourth Throw-
PARA Kids Zone, fireworks). Tuscaloosa Philadelphia., 601- down from 7-11 p.m. and featuring country rock band Trademark and rock
Amphitheater. 656-8480. band Twin Soul. This is a kid-friendly event. Food, beverages will be available.
Age 21 and up $12, age 9-20 $15, age 9 and under free. Bring lawn chairs.
July 10-13 – Choctaw Indian Fair Aug. 8-11 – The Art-Er Limits: Oxford’s
(Brothers Osborne, Chris Janson, stickball, July 5
Fringe Festival, downtown (sculpture trail,
vendors, social dancing, more), Choctaw. Dave’s Dark Horse in Starkville presents Old Memphis Kings beginning at 10
art exhibits, blind book exchange, pop-ups, p.m. Their music is rooted in the dirty Black Prairie blues taught to them by
music, etc.). their mentor Willie King. Tickets are $5.
July 19 – Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular,
Bama Theatre, Birmingham. bamatheatre. Aug. 9 – Dierks Bentley, Tuscaloosa July 13
Amphitheater. 205-248-5280, Dagnabbit will perform at Dave’s Dark Horse in Starkville beginning at 10
org. p.m. Come out and get the party started. Tickets are $5.
July 23 – Nelly, TLC, Flo Rida, Tuscaloosa July 19
Amphitheater. Aug. 16 – Little Big Town (with Midland),
If you like to dance, don’t miss State of Shade at Dave’s Dark Horse in
Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. 205-248-5280, Starkville. They perform a variety of genres and artists. Show starts at 10
July 26-Aug. 2 – Neshoba County Fair p.m. Tickets are $5.

Orientation introduces the newest students to The W

MUW UNIVERSITY “The biggest goal of students to the opportu- their university I.D. Liv- ing The W. orientation will take
RELATIONS orientation is making the nities and services avail- ing on campus, financial “Orientation is a way place Aug. 1.

students feel prepared able at The W. Events aid and history of The W for a student to know ev- Before attending
tudent’s success is to come to campus. We such as the Campus are just a few of the topics erything before stepping an orientation session,
the focus of orienta-
want to ease the tran- Resource Fair introduce covered throughout the on campus, but we try to students should be admit-
tion at Mississippi
sition,” said Matthew incoming students to day. make it fun,” said David ted to the university and
University for Women.
Throughout the Robinson, First Year campus offices, social Orientation is not lim- Brooking, director of the register online at muw.
summer, The W offers Experience coordinator clubs, sororities and fra- ited to students. Special Student Success Center. edu/orientation.
orientation sessions as a at The W. ternities that are a part of orientation sessions are The next Freshmen For more information
chance for new students For both incoming The W’s student life. specifically designed to Orientation will take about the orientation
and their family to experi- freshmen and transfer During orientation, meet the needs of family, place July 16 and Trans- sessions, please contact
ence life at The W before students, orientation is a incoming students enroll friends and parents of fer Orientation July 15. Robinson at mlrobin-
the first day of classes. program that introduces for classes and receive students who are attend- An additional combined

Season tickets on sale now for 2019-20 Lyceum Series

MSU OFFICE OF PUBLIC n Sept. 17 — The violin, bass, guitar and a a cappella group featur- singers and dancers staff members receive a
AFFAIRS Akropolis Reed Quintet, swinging rhythm section. ing singers with diverse paying tribute to a variety discounted ticket price
hailed by Fanfare Maga- n Oct. 27 — “Taj backgrounds, from Walt of art forms, pop icons for all season-ticket and

eason tickets for zine for its “imagination, Express: A Bollywood Disney World enter- and music genres with a mini-series packages,
Mississippi State infallible musicality and Musical Revue” captur- tainment, gospel music performance culminating as well as individual
University’s 2019-20 huge vitality.” ing the expressive spirit and musical theater to in a gallery of finished performance tickets. For
Lyceum Series are now n Oct. 15 — “The Hot of the world of Bollywood contemporary Christian, paintings. more information and to
available for purchase. Club of San Francisco” movies through a fusion barbershop and pop n March 30, 2020 — purchase season tickets,
Featuring some of the ensemble presenting in- of film, dance and live music. Aquila Theatre’s dramat- visit lyceum.msstate.
world’s most talented art- novative arrangements of music. n Feb. 25, 2020 — ic adaptation of Homer’s edu or call the Center for
ists, this season’s lineup classic tunes and original n Jan. 23, 2020 — “Artrageous!” troupe epic tale “The Odyssey.” Student Activities at 662-
includes: compositions featuring “Voctave,” an 11-member of artists, musicians, MSU faculty and 325-2930.

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na,” have planned a na denied ever making 401(k). Are we bad parents for not older one calls me about every two PENNSYLVANIA
destination wedding the statement! attending our own son’s wedding? months; the younger one hasn’t DEAR PONDERING: I am sorry
in another country. I told my son how — STRUGGLING MOTHER OF THE called me in nearly two years. One about your diagnosis. I don’t know
Breanna’s mother’s hurt I am that she GROOM of my daughters last spoke to me whether something caused the dis-
family vacations there doesn’t want our side DEAR MOTHER: That your son’s three years ago. My remaining child, tance between you and your three
every couple of years, of the family to attend fiancée verbalized what she did a daughter, stays in regular contact older children, or whether they are
so they decided to (including his father, is shocking. It shows how little with me about once a week. They all completely focused on themselves
have the wedding there brother and myself), respect she has for your feelings live far away out west. I have tried and their own lives. I do think you
when her extended since the cost for and her lack of manners or class. A to contact each of my children lov- should disclose to all of them what
family will be vacation- travel and accom- marriage is supposed to be a blend- ingly, but have not been successful is going on so amends can be made
ing. modations will be ing of TWO families, something this for the most part. if possible. And, of course, the
The reason Brean- approximately $3,500 young woman — and her family I now have end-stage cardiac dis- daughter who is close to you should
na gave me was that
Dear Abby per person. He said he — appears unwilling or unable to ease and will soon be joining hos- know so she can be as supportive
she is embarrassed doesn’t want to ruin recognize. That your son would pice. When I do that, I’ll be faced as she has always been and begin
by some of my family members and her special day and changed the accept this because THEIR wedding with the decision of how much to preparing herself emotionally for
doesn’t want to introduce them to subject. is “her” day is disappointing. Under tell my kids about my condition. In what is coming. She may also be
her family, so a destination wedding I would love to see my son get the circumstances, you and your view of our distant relationships, I’m helpful in spreading the word among
eliminates those people from married (even though I have a bitter family should not go into debt to not inclined to tell them very much, her siblings.

TODAY’S BIRTHDAY (June 30). together. in line with what you love to deliver. there’s nothing more you can do or tition is the attention and specificity
You’re ready to work, and just as TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Only Even so, after all the excitement, are willing to do to influence the out- you give to your pursuits. You apply
soon as you dive into July’s new the most confident will actually ask you’ll need time to recharge and be come. There’s a strange mix of relief highly selective criteria to the choic-
project, you start finding better, how they’re doing. It takes courage alone. and apprehension that comes in the es you make, and this elevates your
faster, cheaper ways to get it done. to solicit feedback! Even if you don’t LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). The art of moment you leave it to the fates. work to the level of artistry.
You’ll teach what you discover, and ask directly, pay close attention to negotiating is your forte. You’ll think SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). If
this opens up new horizons for you, the effect you’re having on others. of uncommon and brilliant ways to Keep to your course. Stay in good there’s one thing to do for yourself to
too. Emotional closeness, new Their reactions are your best teach- make a situation work. Where there’s spirits. Treat yourself well. Do what it make your life more enjoyable, less
friends and tighter connections with ers. an agreement to be struck, you’ll do takes to remain flexible, strong and stressful and better all around, it’s
old ones will be the true wealth of GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You it with style. ready. Success will soon be yours. to get excellent and plentiful sleep.
2020. Aquarius and Libra adore you. make decisions so quickly others as- VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Keep SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). There are actually many steps need-
Your lucky numbers are: 5, 30, 22, sume you’re going with your gut. It’s a journal and suddenly you’re a jour- Maybe you don’t feel completely ed to make this happen, all doable.
1 and 7. far more intricate than that. You have nalist! Draw a picture and you’re an understood, but this is a process. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20).
ARIES (March 21-April 19). an elaborate (though mostly subcon- artist. Make people laugh and you’re People want to connect with you. Instead of fixing what’s broken, you’ll
There’s no time to waste in such scious) way to process information, a comedian. You’ll be so many things As you relate to more people, you’ll focus on what works really well, and
unproductive practices as placing and it’s right on the money today. over the course of this day, and peo- figure out how to put yourself across you’ll maximize the potential there,
the blame, ducking responsibility and CANCER (June 22-July 22). The ple love the surprise of you. so they learn quickly who you are. making that thing so completely
punishing the guilty. You’re far more social demands of the day involve LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). There CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). awesome that it overshadows all the
interested in figuring out how to work a certain effusiveness that’s right comes a point in every venture when What sets you apart from the compe- rest.
4C SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019 The Dispatch •

Expanded services available at EMCC Macon Center

SPECIAL TO THE DISPATCH The Gateway program is help them keep a job once they
available to students ages get it.”
MACON — 16-24. Students in the pro- Workforce Innovation and

ast Mississippi Communi- gram are provided training Opportunity Act (WIOA)
ty College has been offer- that leads to certification in a services are also available and
ing expanded hours and Workforce program, such as, include individual training
services out of a new location pharmacy technician, man- accounts for students, adult
in Macon since Feb. 4. ufacturing skills, certified and dislocated worker services
The EMCC Macon Center is nursing assistant and truck and computer access for those
located on the first floor of the driving. seeking work.
Alliance Building at 198 Wash- Another program now Adult Education services
ington St., adjacent to the sin- offered at the Macon Center is are also offered and students
gle-wide trailer that was used Smart Start training, which is in that program can apply for a
for years to teach EMCC Adult required of both Adult Edu- workforce training scholarship
Education classes. Hours of cation and Gateway program through the MI-BEST program.
operation are Monday through students. Students are taught MI-BEST students must be a
Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. employability skills and, upon Mississippi resident who are at
New programs offered completion, receive a creden- least 17 years of age and did not
include some geared towards tial from the state of Missis- earn a high school diploma.
Courtesy photo
helping students garner skills sippi. “The need for additional
Macon resident Shaleta Odeneal, left, goes over paperwork with
needed to find meaningful “Students are taught time services is great in Noxubee
East Mississippi Community College Macon Center Director Aman-
employment. The Gateway da Crawford. The EMCC Macon Center has expanded its program management, communication County and we are committed
program, for example, provides offerings and hours of operation. skills, necessary skills, resume to serving the community and
paid internships to students at prepping and how to complete helping residents attain their
no cost to participating busi- EMCC Macon Center Director cause they are learning a trade a job application,” Crawford educational and employment
nesses. Amanda Crawford said. “The and since the program is feder- said. “They also learn best goals,” Crawford said.
“We will be reaching out to students are paid $8 an hour ally funded the employers don’t practices for job interviews For more information, call
Noxubee County businesses for the internships, which are have to pay for the internships and how to dress for work once 662-243-1784 or 662-726-5220,
who would like to partner with 200 hours long. and benefit from getting help they land a job. The goal is not or email Crawford at acraw-
us on the paid internships,” “The students benefit be- they need.” just to get them a job but to

Keep gardens CLUB NOTE

looking their best

all summer long
Special to The Dispatch

bit of grooming and care will keep flower
gardens looking their best throughout the
hot summer months and into fall.
Remove the flower stems of salvias, veronicas
and similar flowers as the blooms begin to fade.
Use a pruner or sharp garden scissors and cut
just above the first set of leaves or above the side
shoots where new flower buds are forming.
Cut back flopping perennials that have fin-
ished their second flush of flowers. New growth
will be sturdier, more compact and eventually
covered with blooms.
Plants like daylilies and balloon flower require
a bit different care. Remove individual blooms
as they fade for maximum beauty. Once all the
individual flowers have bloomed out, you can cut
the flower stem back at the base.
Keep coral bells tidy and many varieties
blooming longer with a bit of deadheading. Re-
Courtesy photo
move the whole flower stem, once blooms fade,
FIELD TRIP: Members of the Oktibbeha County Master Gardeners hear from a honeybee expert during a tour
back to the leafy base where it arises from the of Coontail Farm near Aberdeen earlier this month. The 250-acre farm owned by Master Gardeners Bobby and
plant. And cut a few flowers to enjoy indoors in a Martha Watkins of Starkville is planted in native wildflowers, vegetables and fruit trees. It is also a study in how
summer bouquet. vintage tools and discarded household items can be incorporated into the landscape. For information about Ok-
Remove faded flowers for a neater and tidier tibbeha Master Gardeners, call the Oktibbeha Extension Office, 662-323-5916.
appearance, but no additional bloom, on peonies,
lamb’s ear and bergenia. Removing seedpods
of peonies as they form, back to a healthy set of
leaves, helps keep stems upright and makes for a
tidier plant throughout the summer.
Deadheading won’t extend the bloom for col- EXTENSION OUTDOORS
umbine, but it will prevent reseeding — if that’s a
concern for you. Prune the flowering stems back
to their base in the foliage.
Removing spent flowers on perennials like bee
balm, purple coneflower, salvia, veronicas, gar-
People and wildlife can coexist in urban areas
den phlox and many others will encourage addi- MSU Extension Service
tional bloom. You may want to skip deadheading

of any late blooming varieties. This allows them he story goes
to form seed pods for a bit of winter interest. something
Pruning your flowers can also impact the like this: In
appearance, size and flowering of plants. Prune his excitement to
Russian sage and upright sedums, like Autumn kill the rattlesnake
Joy, subject to flopping back halfway in mid-June that was making its
to encourage sturdy growth. Pruning coneflow- escape across the
ers and other late blooming perennials once, road, the man used
early in the season, can result in shorter plants the only thing he Burger
that flower a bit later. Pinch asters and mums had available — his
back to 6 inches throughout June and into early thermos bottle. The next scene in
July in southern regions for compact plants and this drama has the man in the hos-
an attractive fall display. pital receiving antivenom to treat a
Further improve the garden’s beauty by re- snake bite.
moving or trimming back discolored foliage with Encounters with wildlife are
sharp scissors or a hand pruner. becoming more common in towns
A bit of pinching and pruning now as various and neighborhoods as urbaniza-
flowers fade will extend the beauty and your tion increases. Habitat loss to
enjoyment throughout summer and into fall. fragmentation, urbanization and
Melinda Myers is the author of more than expanding agricultural production Photo by iStock
20 gardening books and is the host of The Great means urban and suburban areas
Wild animals like raccoons are often seen in residential settings, but it is
Courses’ “How to Grow Anything” DVD series. best for all if they are not treated like pets.
are becoming options for wildlife
Visit for more gardening tips searching for new homes. It is not
and videos. er watching birds at a feeder or may attract these creatures.
just snakes, but also coyotes, foxes, sharks on television. Rather than If a wild animal does appear
raccoons, deer and even bears. being fearful, people should in- in your yard, the best option for
Many people — like the ther- stead be aware and respectful. a peaceful encounter is to give it
mos-wielding man in the story space. Most animals, if they are not
— may not realize that snakes are used to people, will either escape
beneficial. Snakes eat insect pests What should people know? the imminent danger humans pose
as well as rodents that can serve as Some folks want to create space
or hide until the coast is clear for
vectors for parasites and infectious for nature by offering the food,
them to leave. It is when people
diseases that may be transmitted shelter and water that animals are
move in closer — whether acci-
to people. seeking. Bird feeders, pollinator
dentally through unawareness or
A venomous snake hanging plantings, (unchlorinated) water
intentionally to help or harm —
around the backyard would be a features, and native trees and that a wild animal will feel the need
cause for concern. But since only shrubs can be artfully incorpo- to defend itself.
20 of the estimated 127 species rated into landscaping to provide If an unwanted guest does not
in North America are venomous, beauty and supply backyard move on, it is best to contact local
the probability of encountering a habitats. wildlife experts for their assis-
venomous snake is low. This supplemental support is tance. Not only will this avert any
On the other hand, most people different from caring for wild ani- unwanted injuries to people or
aren’t worried about a cute raccoon mals as if they were domesticated. animals, it will also prevent any
eating out of the cat’s outdoor food Deliberately feeding animals like unintentional violations of the state
dish. However, that same animal squirrels, deer or raccoons can cre- and federal laws that protect most
could be a carrier for rabies, ate a hazardous situation for people wildlife.
parasites, influenza, salmonella or and wildlife. Wildlife in urban and suburban
other pathogens that are issues for Homeowners who don’t want areas are a mixed blessing. Coex-
people and their household pets. any furry or scaly visitors should istence is possible when common
Courtesy photo This does not mean people be mindful not to provide food or sense and research-based manage-
Gardening author Melinda Myers shares tips for should be afraid of wildlife. People shelter — such as outdoor pet food ment practices are used to protect
pruning and deadheading for summer beauty. generally do enjoy wildlife, wheth- bowls or stacks of firewood — that both people and wildlife.
The Dispatch • Sunday, June 30, 2019 5C

In the garden with Felder

Yes, plants can thrive indoors

ig Jim, my old of spring-blooming And some don’t need a lot of appreciably, unless you live in
rubber tree, azaleas, blueberries water, if they are in decent soil, a closed space station. Air con-
just turned 45, and the like, which just an occasional soaking. And ditioning, or just open windows
and still looks great need extra time anyone who has ever neglect- or doors, negates the minor
because of a unique to set flower buds ed an old plant will agree that benefits. Really. But they do lift
Doctor Who ability for next spring. Be many can go years without spirits of folks who are other-
to start over when sure to come back fertilizer, though they don’t wise out of touch with Nature
necessary. after a few weeks perform all that well. and need a greenery lift.
When the to “tip prune” the But air conditioning and My short list includes rubber
tropical tree, which new growth to make central heating pull away the tree, Sansevieria, dwarf Shef-
wants to be big it bushy instead last straw for those plants that flera, Philodendron, Dracaena,
enough for the of long and leggy. are native to tropical jungles Pothos, Sedums, Chinese ever-
Swiss Family Rob- Felder Rushing No pruning past or misty mountains and simply green (Aglaonema), wax Hoya,
inson to live in, gets mid-August. can’t survive without humidity. Aloe, night blooming cereus,
too large to fit in my But back to Big And misting only helps for a dumb cane (Dieffenbachia),
cabin, I simply prune it back to Jim. He and a couple others few minutes, until it evaporates. begonias, and a newcomer
Felder Rushing/Courtesy photo
leafless brown stumps. Looks have survived under my care What I do is cluster plants simply called ZZ plant. There
Grouping low-light loving plants
shocking, but within weeks, since the 1970s, which is more together indoors ups the humid- close together, sometimes are others, of course, but I’ve
out sprouts strong new stems testament to their desire to ity they need to survive. pots-in-pots, which looks more grown these for many years
with lustrous leaves. I’ve done survive than my gardening natural but more importantly and find them to be close to
this maybe 10 times over the skills. Though it’s possible to when needed, and — this is the creates a humid micro-climate, unkillable near a window, out of
decades. nurture and coax finicky plants real kicker for most — humid- and make sure the dry air from the heater draft.
That’s not really harsh; we like orchids, African violets, ity. the AC and heater is diverted And all those can be rejuve-
do it with overgrown azaleas, poinsettias and the like to sur- Plants can tolerate more of away from their foliage. nated every now and then with
crape myrtles, roses, hollies vive indoors, if neglected just less of all those, with varying But my real success is in a hard whacking. Old Big Jim is
and other shrubs all the time, once they can quickly decline results, especially if kept in choosing plants that tolerate all my proof.
and they come back stronger and become fit only for the the bright light near south or those conditions, including low Felder Rushing is a Mississip-
than ever. compost. west facing windows, or right in humidity. And there are more pi author, columnist and host of
And this is a good time, Plants grown indoors need east windows; some with broad than enough to satisfy most the “Gestalt Gardener” on MPB
actually getting close to the simple things: Warmth, decent leaves will get leggy but can plant lovers. Think Radio. Email gardening
last call, to whack old shrubs light, pretty good potting soil, survive at least for a while, even By the way, potted plants questions to rushingfelder@
back. This is especially true an occasional feeding, watering near office lamps. do not improve air quality

Boys & Girls Club

Continued from Page 1C
Coordinator Samantha includes Fire Academy excited about something
Rogers and weekly visits with Columbus Fire and they probably never
by Verdell. Rescue, weekly moti- spend a whole lot of time
“It’s important to vational programs with thinking about,” she
have a STEM focus staff volunteers from said.
because it gives the Salvation Army, water “One of the things
kids an opportunity to safety with Ranger I see in my job is you
understand different Randi from the U.S. have a significant gap in
parts of engineering and Corps of Engineers the number of minority
mathematics,” said club Tenn-Tom Waterway,
kids who are pursuing
Unit Director Brittany reading programs, ball
STEM disciplines, and
Turner. “They have to games, swimming, visits
one of the differences is
use critical thinking, to the library and other
and it helps when school field trips. As a whole, exposure. They haven’t
starts.” summer at the Boys & been exposed,” Verdell
Boys & Girls Club Girls Club strives to en- continued. “I’m looking
Summer Camp en- gage and stimulate. It’s maybe 10 or 15 years
compasses a variety of definitely Verdell’s goal down the line, when
other daily activity for in the STEM sessions, these kids are coming to
about 140 youth from too. MSU to major in engi-
kindergarten through It’s always a positive neering. You have to
ennifer Mosbrucker/Dispatch Staff 12th grade. A sampling when “you can get kids start that early.”
Aziya Hill, 14, glues popsicle sticks together to create a roller coaster for a marble
Wednesday at the Boys & Girls Club of Columbus. Teens had to work in teams
to make a sketch of their roller coaster and then build it using foam insulation,
popsicle sticks, poster board and hot glue.

nnn the “marble test.” “It gives teens some-

“It’s the last step, when thing positive to do be-
“How are you gonna we talk about what could sides being in the streets,
get that marble to go up you have done to make or possibly getting into
that tube?” one teen asked this better, or safer,” said something they have no
the rest of her team. She Verdell. business in ... 15 and 16
had spotted the design With a broad smile, year-old kids are curi-
flaw in a flat approach to a Roland said, “On our ous,” she said. “I love the
steep incline in their roller roller coaster, we start off programs, the kids. I go
coaster prototype. Back to fast and thrilling, and end over sometimes and sit in
the drawing board. Every- calm, so your heart rate every now and then.”
where in the room, other can slow down.”
teams worked through His mother, Lutece nnn
the same process, making Roland, is pleased to see
sketches, twisting insula- Quindarius, as well as his STEM activities go
tion, trying to think like two younger brothers, on throughout the sum-
an engineer designing a getting so much out of the mer session, facilitated
full-size coaster. summer camp. by the club’s Volunteer
“Our purpose is to
make a roller coaster that
is safe and sturdy,” said
14-year-old Aleyah Davis,
who attends Columbus
Middle School. “If the
marble falls off, people fall
Verdell and her assis-
tants moved around the
room, offering guidance
when needed.
Jada Boone of Jackson
graduated from Missis-
sippi State in biomedical
engineering in May. This
summer, she is helping
Verdell with visits to Boys
& Girls Clubs and assist-
ing with similar youth
projects at the Columbus
Housing Authority.
“I would have really
liked to have had some-
thing like this when I was
younger; I wasn’t sure at
all what engineering even
was then,” Boone said.
The outreach is pos-
sible in part because of
grants that fund programs
like “STEM on the Move.”
“The purpose is to
take those opportunities
to kids who may not
have the chance to come
to (the MSU) campus
during the summer, to be
able to engage them in
STEM activities,” Verdell
Quindarius Roland, 15,
felt confident his team’s
prototype will be ready to
pass inspection Monday,
when Verdell returns to
give all the roller coasters

(Front) Tamika Harris, Lacriscia Bankhead, Summer Wilson. (Back) Twelve Wilson,
Moneka Thomas, Trice Hart Ella Jenkins, Woodrow Davis, Dora Jackson

Community members enjoyed a day-long Juneteenth Festival in Crawford June 22.

Russell Tabb, Robert Tim, Lloyd Bell

Michael Chandler, Arqueilla Stallings Courtnay Smith, Raven McGee, Latesa Robinson, Robin McGee, Maxine Peterson, Mario Jenkins

Angela Stewart, Rochon Robinson Sr., Anita Jackson Marlean Brooks, Bettie Hart, Carol Spencer

Fresh, locally-grown produce, homemade goodies and crafts brought vendors and shoppers to The Hitching Lot Farmers Market in Columbus June 15.

Parker, Sarah and Hoyt Speed

Bob Nolan, Barry Goode, Chuck Trenary

Shelby Shirey, Beth Rogers

James Morgan Lauren Vernon, Blair Duke Shelly Oswalt, Lisa Oswalt
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4X4 BaJa Edition;
Double Cab,
for her. 601−323− quired. Interpersonal
Skills - Strong commu-
Perfect cond. 5 cham−
Hilton sewing machine
in cabinet , $35. As is, & Houses
property to be sold is LY 19, 2019. If any person 98K Miles, $19,900 5886
nication skills, both writ-
pagne/sherbet goblets.
cash. 1 Bedrooms
believed to be good, but wishes to re- ten and verbal - Organiz- $15 ea. OBO. Call/text Kenmore sewing
2 Bedroooms
at such sale, RENT-A- Title to the personal quest a hearing ational Skills - Transcrip- 662−386−6767.
3 Bedrooms
Building & Remodeling 1120 machine in cabinet,
SPACE will convey only property to be sold is tion Skills - Attention to
such title as is vested believed to be good, but to object to the LOST HONDA car key Detail.
$25. As is, cash.
Call 662−549−2039.
in it pursuant to its
leases and as allowed
at such sale, RENT-A-
SPACE will convey only
issuance of this HOME REPAIRS &
CONSTRUCTION WORK with fob and red heart
ITY GYM, $50. Please
Furnished &
under Mississippi Code such title as is vested permit, a re- WANTED. Carpentry, inscribed Tiny. 662− Minimum of two to four call 662−798−9811. STORE ITEMS FOR Unfurnished
Annotated Section 85-7- in it pursuant to its quest for a hear- small concrete jobs, 327−5040 years’ experience as a SALE: 3 door black
1, 2, & 3 Baths
121 et seq. leases and as allowed legal assistant.
ing must be electrical, plumbing, Hussman Cooler, like
(Supp1988). under Mississippi Code
Annotated Section 85-7- made in writing roof repairs, pressure Clerical & Office 3050 Interested candidates
TRICYCLE, $50 new. Metal Shelving, Lease, Deposit
WITNESS MY SIGNA- 121 et seq. and received by
washing and mobile should send resume
662−798−9811. priced by section. Like & Credit Check
TURE ON JUNE 25, (Supp1988). home roof coating and BOOKKEEPER NEEDED: and salary history to: new shopping carts &
the Department
Candidate must have Farm Equipment & Supplies
2019. underpinning. No job more. 662−327−1404.
prior experience with all 4420
of Revenue with- too small. 549−7031.
aspects of bookkeep-
Sporting Goods 4720
By: MANAGER 2019. in (15) fifteen ing: posting transac-
FOR SALE Hay baler,
tions to general ledger,
days from the TOM HATCHER, LLC reconciling accounts, rake, and cutter. Call ELLIPTICAL MACHINE
PUBLISH: 6/30/2019 RENT-A-SPACE Let your
By: MANAGER first date this no- Custom Construction, payroll processing, Ernie at 662−549− Sole Elliptical E35 in Find the perfect
State of Mississippi tice was pub- Restoration, sales tax return prepara- fingers do the 8948 for more info. excellent condition. Nice
County of Lowndes PUBLISH: 6/30/2019 Remodeling, Repair, tion, payroll taxes, quiet machine. $399
lished. Insurance claims. payroll tax return prepar- walking. 662−574−1561
Notice of Sale State of Mississippi 662−364−1769. ation and end of the Find your JOHN DEERE MODEL M
year W-2 & 1099 pre- TRACTOR A set of one Medical / Dental 3300
WHEREAS the following
County of Lowndes Requests shall Licensed & Bonded.
paration. Experience dream job in row cultivators w/
tenants entered into a Notice of Sale be sent to: with Quickbooks soft- the classifieds! hydraulic lift, has been
lease with RENT A Carpet & Flooring 1150 ware is a plus.
SPACE for storage Chief Counsel, Mail resume´ to:
repainted, looks good &
WHEREAS the following
spaces in which to store tenants entered into a
Leal Division Mitchener, Stacy, runs good, $3500. Call
personal property: Thomas & Associates, 662−436−2037.
lease with RENT-A- Department of PLLC, P.O. Box 8000,
SPACE for storage
spaces in which to store
Revenue Columbus, MS 39705- General Help Wanted 3200
73 personal property: P.O. Box 22828 0006 or drop your re-
sume´ by our office at
WILLIE GOULDE Jackson, MS 419 College Street,
70 I1909 39225 Columbus.


been made in the pay- C1009
ment of the rent and PART TIME OFFICE
ant to said lease is au- L2488
thorized to sell the per- Air Cond & Heating 1030 CLEANING ALL MICROSOFT APPLIC-
sonal property to satis- 1 Room − $40 ATIONS, SUCH AS
fy the past due rent and F1736
any other charges owed installation, repairs, 3+ Rooms − $30 EA LOOK. MUST HAVE THE
to it. maintenance or service. Rugs−Must Be Seen ABILITY TO MULTITASK.
C1025 Also auto air condition Car Upholstery
NOW THEREFORE, no- Cleaning Available PASS A DRUG TEST
repairs or service. Call AND BACKGROUND
tice is hereby given that WHEREAS, default has John @ 549−7031 662−722−1758
been made in the pay- TO LEGALLY WORK IN
for sale, and will sell at ment of the rent and
auction to the highest Automotive Services 1090 THE UNITED STATES.
RENT-A-SPACE pursu- General Services 1360 APPLY IN PERSON AT
bidder and best bidder ant to said lease is au-
thorized to sell the per- Automotive Sales INC., 1771 STINSON
property in the storage. sonal property to satis- WORK WANTED:
Said property located at 2601 Buttermilk Rd CREEK ROAD, COLUM-
fy the past due rent and Licensed & Bonded−
RENT A SPACE 3431 Cottondale, AL 35453 BUS, MS 39705.
any other charges owed carpentry, painting, &
to it. 205-562-2188 demolition. Landscap− 662-434-0171.
MS 39766 will be sold
ing, gutters cleaned,
at 9:30 AM on JULY 19, NOW THEREFORE, no-
2019. New inventory arriving bush hogging, clean−up
tice is hereby given that daily! work, pressure washing, General Help Wanted 3200
RENT-A-SPACE will offer
Title to the personal for sale, and will sell at
moving help & furniture
property to be sold is Sedans: repair. 662−242−3608. THE COMMERCIAL DIS-
auction to the highest PATCH seeks a motiv-
believed to be good, but bidder and best bidder
at such sale, RENT A 2009 Nissan Altima ated, contracted carrier
for cash all personal 2.5, 4dr, Gray, for the Columbus area.
SPACE will convey only property in the storage. HILL’S PRESSURE
such title as is vested 49K Miles, $6,900 Excellent opportunity to
Said property located at 2012 Honda Accord WASHING Commercial/ earn money for college.
in it pursuant to its
leases and as allowed
under Mississippi Code COLUMBUS, MS will be
EXL; 4dr, Silver,
35K Miles, $11,900
Residential. House, Must have good trans-
concrete, sidewalks & portation, valid driver's
Annotated Section 85-7- sold at 9:00 AM on JU-
121 et seq.
2014 Honda Accord
Sport; 4dr, Black,
mobile washing. Free license & insurance. De-
est. 662−386−8925. livers on Sunday morn-
LY 19, 2019. 30K Miles, $14,900 ing and Mon.-Fri. after-
(Supp1988). Medical / Dental 3300
2015 Honda Accord noons. Apply at The
Title to the personal
property to be sold is
believed to be good, but
Sport; 4dr, Blue,
66K Miles, $12,900 PRIVACY FENCE ORSalesperson: Not Applicable
Commercial Dispatch,
516 Main Street in Printed at 07/18/13 10:
2006 Honda Accord
2019. CHAIN LINK REPAIRS Columbus. No phone
at such sale, RENT-A- SE; Gray, Call me! Licensed w/ calls please.
SPACE will convey only 116K Miles, $5,900
such title as is vested
in it pursuant to its
2008 Honda Accord
EXL; Silver,
30+ years of exp.
Call or text Joe Seals, 16876 Ad#: 107284 Sta
PUBLISH: 6/30/2019
leases and as allowed
under Mississippi Code
117K Miles, $7,900
2016 Honda Accord
Start: 07/03/13 Sto
Public Notice
of Real Estate Auction
121 et seq.
Section 85-7- Sport; 4dr, Gray,
66K Miles, $14,900
Lawn Care / 544 10TH ST NO
Times Ord: 24 Tim
Bid Online July 1-3
(Supp1988). 2017 Honda Accord
Sport Special Edition,
STD 1.00 X 10.
Nominal Opening Bid:
4dr, Silver,
79K Miles, $14,900
Rate: FR Cos
109 Kermit St, Colum-
2019. 2018 Honda Accord
Touring; 4dr, Red, Phone: (205)712−6975
Phone: 662−549−1878 YEARS EXPERIENCE.
Landscaping, Property MUST BE ABLE TO Class: 865 MOBILE HOM
bus, MS
3BR 2BA 1,341sf+/-
48 Miles, $27,900
2017 Honda Civic Fax#:
Clean Up, Plant Care, PASS A DRUG TEST
Bush Hogging, Herbicide AND BACKGROUND Descript: 2005 RIVERBIR
Property will not be PUBLISH: 6/30/2019
Hatchback EX; 4dr, Red,
26k Miles, $16,900
available for inspection.
Bid live at Booze Legal Notices 0020
2017 Toyota Corolla LE;
Red, 4dr,
APPLY IN PERSON AT Created: kim 06/
20K Miles, 11,900
Last Changed: kim 07/
MS: Daniel Nelson Re SUVS: Mowing, cleanup,
Lic B-19691
Williams & Williams Re I, the sole mem-
Comments: COPIED from AD 106575
landscaping, sodding, & BUS, MS 39705.
2011 Toyota Rav4 Lim- tree cutting. 356−6525. PHONE 662-434-0171
Lic 13718
Auctioneer: Williams &
ber of Jim E, LLC 165K ited; 4dr, White,
Miles, $9,900
Williams Auc Lic 569F intend to make 2008 Toyota 4Runner
SR5; 4dr, Blue,
CD A 97 W 07/03/13 24 07/30/13 SMTWTF
800.801.8003 113K Miles, 11,900
change in loca- 2007 Honda Fit;
PUBLISH: 6/26, 6/27, tion of: a Pack-
6/28, 6/30, 7/1,
4dr, Gray,
82K Miles, $5,900
age retailer's
permit under the
2016 Nissan Rogue S;
48K Miles, $13,900
provisions of the 2017

Nissan Rogue S;
Local Option Al-
It’s a classified
coholic Bever-
AWD, 4dr, Red,
49K Miles, $14,900 Under this agreement rates are subject to
rule-of-thumb: age Control
2011 Honda CR-V EXL;
4dr, Blue, change with 30 days notice. In the event __________________
Laws, Section 55K Miles, $9,900
of a cancellation before schedule Name (print or typ
We tell readers 67-1-1, et. seq.,
2015 Nissan CRV EXL;
4dr, Silver,
what they need Mississippi Code 43K Miles, $15,900 completion, I understand that the rate
Now you can add attention grabbing graphics
2017 Honda CRV EXL;
of 1972. 4dr, Black, charged will be based upon the rate for __________________
to know to buy 50K Miles, $18,900

what they need. If granted a to your line ad. This isthe

New Price
2018 Honda HR-V EX;
a great of insertions used.
way to make Name (signature)
sure your ad −−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−−
change from Jim
gets noticed.
4dr, Silver,
E, LLC doing 8K Miles, $17,900
328-2424 business as
2017 Ford Edge SEL;
4dr, White,

Call today
Mike's Fine Wine 15K Miles, $15,900
& Liquors, who Vans:
is now operating
Looking for goods
at 2311 High- 2012 Honda Odyssey 2005 RIVERBIRCH

for details
Mobile home.
or services?
way 45 North,
EXL; 4dr, Brown,
$15,900 16X80. 3BR/2BA.
Columbus, MS You must move it.
Find it in the
39705. I, pro- Dishwasher & 5 ton
pose to operate
and prices! central unit included.
2014 Toyota Tacoma

4X4 BaJa Edition; Call 205-712-9326
under the trade- Double Cab,
name of Mikes 98K Miles, $19,900 Sample Ad
Fine Wine & Li-
quors at 1925

Highway 45
North of
Lowndes County.
2D Sunday, June 30, 2019 The Dispatch •
Houses For Sale: Other 8500 Houses For Rent: Northside
approved. Stove, refrg,
w/d hookups. $495/
mo, Lease & dep, credit
check. Coleman Realty,

HOME, ch/a, stove, dw,
Even if you
& fridge furn. Fenced
backyard. 1204 6th St. don’t get out much
N. $785/mo + dep. these days, you can
662−352−4776. still “go shopping” in the
421 17TH ST. N. Nice
Classifieds. You can find
3BR/1.5BA. exactly what you’ve
Neighborhood Watch been looking for.
area. $650 dep. + first
month’s rent, $650. Find someone to mow the lawn
Serious inquiries only. •
662−372−0996. Find someone to clean the house

Houses For Rent: New Hope
Find that special recliner
7130 •
Buy a computer system

3BR/1.5BA & 3BR/1BA

All appliances, fenced.
Buy a used car
Dep. & Ref. req. No
HUD. Ready soon.

Buy that rare coin
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Houses For Rent: West 7150

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HOME located at Elm is
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row, each 2 8 5 6 4 9 7 1 3
$700/mo. + deposit.
516 Main St. so that each
column row, each
and each 3x3 box 1 9 6 3 7 2 5 4 8
Columbus, MS 39701 column
containsand theeach
same3x3 box
contains the same number
number 5 4 7 9 1 3 6 8 2
Mobile Homes for Rent 7250 only once. The difficulty
662-328-2424 only once. The difficulty 9 6 3 7 2 8 4 5 1
level increases from
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req. No inside pets.

Apts For Rent: Other 7080 Apts For Rent: Other 7080 Apts For Rent: Other 7080 Caledonia Schools. Lots & Acreage 8600 Autos For Sale 9150
Call 662−640−8750 or
CH&A, 1 story, W/D, COLEMAN 662−269−3269.
1.75 acre lots. Good/
historic district, 1 block RENTALS NICE 3/2 MH in Col. or
bad credit. 10% down, VEHICLES
from downtown, $575/ TOWNHOUSES & APARTMENTS as low as $299/mo. FINANCING AVAILABLE
W. Lowndes School
mo. + $575 dep. NO Eaton Land. 662−361− MAKE OFFER AT
PETS. 662−574−8789. 1 BEDROOM District. From $475−
$535 mo. Deposit
Peaceful & Quiet area. M
required. Call 662−308
3 BEDROOMS −7781 or 601−940−
LEASE, 2017 Zinger Crossroads
© The Dispatch

RENT A fully equipped 32ft RV
This large 1 bedroom
apartment has been camper w/utilities & 2005 Nissan Titan
recently renovated. It AND cable from $145/wk − 2006 Dodge Ram
Pickup 3500
$535/month. Columbus
features great natural
light, hardwood floors, & County School 2012 Nissan Altima
tall ceilings and access locations. 662−242− 2016 Toyota RAV4
to a shared laundry
room. $750 rent and
662-329-2323 7653 or 601−940−
1397. Take down
2018 Toyota RAV4
2015 Jeep Wrangler
2017 Jeep Wrangler
$750 deposit. Utilities
included. No pets 2411 HWY 45 N Office Spaces For Rent 7300 that “for rent” 2016 Ford Transit T−
350 VAN
please. Call Peter,
COLUMBUS, MS OFFICE SPACE: 2,000 sign and get 2008 GMC Yukon
square feet. 294 Denali
Chubby Dr. Flexible fast results 2010 Dodge Charger
Commercial Property For 2013 Dodge Charger
One call will bring you results. Rent 7100
leasing terms. Available
now. 662−328−8254. with an easy 2005 Honda Odyssey
662-328-2424 classified ad. 2008 Chevrolet HHR
Houses For Sale: Northside 2017 Chevrolet Impala
or place your ad online at OFFICE FOR RENT.
30x15. Separate air 8150 2001 Ford Expedition conditioner & bathroom. Call today 2009 Ford Escape
$400/mo. Located in 1909 ROBERSON ST. 2013 Buick Lacrosse
Caledonia. Call 662− 3BR/2BA, $625/mo + to place 2013 Chevrolet Equinox
Houses For Sale: Other 8500 574−0082. $625 dep. No pets or 2012 BMW 3 Series
smoking, inside or out. your ad.
3,000 sq. ft. truck MAKE OFFER AT
terminal, 9,500 sq. ft. LOWNDES CO: 153 Autos For Sale 9150 CREDITUNIONDEALS.CO
shop & 3,200 sq. ft. ACRES on Hwy 50 E at M
office/shop. Buildings end of Brewer Rd. 4 2007 LEXUS LS460, 205−683−5663
can be rented together green fields, exc gold, loaded w/
or separately. All w/ hunting, sand, gravel & navigation. Well
excellent access & Hwy. clay deposits. More info maintained, new tires. Get a new ride.
82 visibility. 662−327− call 205−799−9846 or Serious inquiries only.
9559. 205−695−2248. 662−343−5619.
Campers & RVs 9300
Houses For Sale: Other 8500

3 slides, washer/dryer,
in motion satellite,
outside kitchen &
entertainment center.
350 cummins w/ 27k
miles, new tires & 1 “Beat it!”
batteries. Title in hand. 6 Train stop
$120k neg. Columbus.
11 Origami creation
12 Yucca’s kin
Five Questions: 13 Singer Bonnie
14 Tree-harming
1 Eldrick 15 Ad section
17 Slip
2 Washing- 18 Cobbler’s cousin
19 “I need you
ton, D.C. today, —” (Manilow
3 Barbara 22 Smidge
23 Must
Walters 24 Computer jacks
25 Child of the
4 John Wilkes 1950s
27 Annex
2 Brain cases 24 Catchy music
Booth 30 Sub sinker
3 Brought up
4 Pay to play
25 Urban grocery
26 Salem’s state
31 Singing Sandra 5 Rhythm marker 27 Menlo Park whiz
32 Exalted poem
5 Dante 33 Parsley servings
6 Bit of ointment 28 Smoothly, in
7 Sense of self scores
Houses For Sale: Other 8500
35 Fit for a king 8 Report card 29 Reduce
38 Kudrow and signer 30 Sacred scroll
Bonet 9 Carry too far 34 Frost
39 Old market 10 Towel material 36 Bible boat
40 Ham it up 16 Great American 37 — Palmas
41 “Sully” star Ball Park team
42 Odorless gas 20 Populated area
of multiple cities
DOWN 21 Spots on TV
1 List of lines

Log cabin
The Dispatch • Sunday, June 30, 2019 3D

Church Directory
Where the Spirit of the Lord is
“There is Liberty”
Kenneth Montgomery
Proudly serving our community
for over 30 years These church directory pages are made possible by the sponsorship of the following businesses.
ASSEMBLIES OF GOD 2nd and 4th Sundays. Donnie Jones, Pastor. 662-263-7102 Bible study 7 p.m., Mass Choir Rehearsal - Wed. before
NEW LIFE ASSEMBLY OF GOD — 4474 New Hope Road. PLEASANT GROVE MB CHURCH — 1914 Moor High 1st and 2nd Sun. 6 p.m., Male Chorus Rehearsal - Wed.
Worship 10:30 a.m., Children’s Church 10:30 a.m., 662- Road, Crawford. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 before 3rd Sun. 6 p.m., Junior Choir Rehearsal - Wed.
664-0852 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Riley Forrest, Sr., Pastor. before 4th Sun. 6 p.m. Rev. Sammy L. White, Pastor.
Christian Education 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Nursery PLEASANT HILL BAPTIST — 1383 Pleasant Hill Rd. Hwy. 389 N., Starkville. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship
Church (2-3 yrs.) Children’s Church 10:30 a.m. Wednesday Sunday Worship 10 a.m. & 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Bill 11:15 a.m., Wednesday Prayer Service/Bible Study 7
6:30 p.m. (something for all ages). Nursery provided for all Hurt, Pastor. 662-329-3921 p.m. Pastor George A. Sanders. 456-0024
services. Jody Gurley, Pastor. 662-328-6374 PLYMOUTH BAPTIST CHURCH — 187 Plymouth Rd. PLEASANT RIDGE MB CHURCH — Ridge Rd. Sunday
BAPTIST Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Randy School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. A.
ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH — Hwy. 45 N. Sunday Rigdon, Pastor. Neil Shepherd, Music. Edwards, Sr., Pastor.
School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Discipleship Training 5 SOVEREIGN FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH — 7852 Hwy. PROVIDENCE MB CHURCH — Old Hwy. 69 S. Sunday
p.m., Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Mitch McWilliams, 12 E., Steens. Sunday Worship 10 a.m., Service 5 p.m., School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m.
Pastor. 662-328-4765 Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Charles Young, Pastor. Rev. Gilbert Anderson, Pastor.
Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. Bible Study Road Spur, Northport, Ala. Worship 11 a.m., Sunday Bible Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday
Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. William Vaughn, Pastor. 662- Study noon. Todd Bryant, Pastor. 6:30 p.m. Curtis Clay, Sr., Pastor.
328-0670 STATE LINE BAPTIST CHURCH — 7560 Hwy. 1282 E. SALEM MB CHURCH — Hwy. 86, Carrollton, Ala.
ARTESIA BAPTIST CHURCH — Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Wednesday Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6
Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Pastor Jeff Night small group 6:30 p.m. Robert Gillis, Pastor. 662- p.m. Rev. David J. Johnson, Jr., Pastor.
Morgan. 329-2973 SECOND JAMES CREEK MB CHURCH — 4898 Baldwin
BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH — 3232 Military Road. TEMPLE OF DELIVERANCE BAPTIST CHURCH — Rd., Brooksville. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11
Sunday School 10:00 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., 4307 Sand Rd., Steens. Maurice Williams, Pastor. Sunday a.m. Pastor Michael Tate. 662-738-5855
Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Walter Butler, Pastor. School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., Wednesday 7 SOUTHSIDE MB CHURCH — 100 Nashville Ferry Rd. E.
BETHESDA BAPTIST CHURCH — 2096 Bethesda p.m. 662-327-2580 Sunday School 8:30 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Wednesday
Rd, Crawford. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., UNITED CHRISTIAN BAPTIST CHURCH — 2 blocks east 6:30 p.m. Rev. Rayfield Evins Jr., Pastor.
Discipleship Training 6:00 p.m., Worship 7 p.m., Wednesday of Hwy. 69 on Yorkville Rd. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship SIXTH AVENUE MB CHURCH — 1519 Sixth Ave. N.
7:00 p.m. Allan Dees, Pastor. 662-272-8734 10:15 a.m. Steven James, Pastor. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Sunday 11 a.m., Bible Study
2500 Military Road Suite 1 UNIVERSITY BAPTIST CHURCH — 1104 Louisville St.,
BORDER SPRINGS BAPTIST CHURCH — 12771 Hwy. Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. W.C. Talley, Pastor. 662-329-
Columbus, MS Starkville (located in Fellowship Hall of St. Luke Lutheran 2344
12 E., Caledonia. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30
WEST REALTY COMPANY a.m., Kids for Christ 5 p.m., Discipleship Training 5:15 p.m., Church). Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. Bert SPRINGFIELD MB CHURCH — 6369 Hwy. 45 S. (1st &
Don West, Broker/Owner Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday Bible Study – Adults, Children, Montgomery, Pastor. 3rd Sunday) Sunday School 10:30 a.m., Worship 11:30
and Youth classes 7 p.m. Dan Louman, Pastor. 662-386- VICTORY FREE WILL BAPTIST CHURCH — Victory Loop a.m., (1st & 3rd Wednesday) 7 p.m. Robert Gavin, Pastor.
0541. Brad Creely, Minister of Music and Youth, 662-312- off of Mill Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 662-327-9843
8749. www. 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Pastor, Al Hamm. STEPHEN CHAPEL MB CHURCH — 2008 7th Ave. N.
Northeast Exterminating BROOKSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH — Main Street, WOODLAND BAPTIST CHURCH — 3033 Ridge Rd. Sunday Worship 9:45 a.m. Bible Study Wednesday 10:45
Brooksville. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 10:55 a.m. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Worship 6 a.m. and 5:45 p.m.
If it Jimmy Linley • Richard Linley
and 6 p.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. p.m., AWANA Wednesday 6:30 p.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. St. James MB CHURCH — 6525 Hardy-Billups Rd.,

crawls, CALEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH — 7840 Wolfe Road, Gene Gillis, Interim Pastor. Brad Wright, Youth Minister. Crawford. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and
Columbus Caledonia. Sunday Men’s Prayer Service 9:30 a.m., 10TH STREET FAIRLAWN BAPTIST CHURCH — 1118 6:15 p.m. Rev. Chad Payton, Pastor.
call... 662-329-9992 Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Bible Study 4
p.m., Worship 5 p.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Bob
7th St. S. Sunday School 8 a.m., Worship 9:30 a.m.,
Wednesday 7 p.m., Youth Ministry Wednesday 4:30 p.m.
St. JOHN MB CHURCH — 3477 Motley Rd., Sunday
School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday Bible Study
Burch, Pastor. Rev. Brian Hood, Pastor. 7 p.m. Joe Brooks, Pastor. 327-7494.
School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Adult Choir
BETHESDA CHURCH — 1800 Short Main. Sunday School
ST. PAUL MB CHURCH — Robinson Rd. Sunday School
10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Rev. Willie
Sales • Service • Installation 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Nathaniel Mays, Pastor.
rehearsals and Discipleship Training 5 p.m., Worship 6
Residential • Commercial • Industrial p.m., Wednesday 6:15 p.m. Rev. Ralph Windle, Interim Best, Pastor. E-mail: ST. PAUL MB CHURCH — 1800 Short Main St. Disciple
Since 1956 Pastor. 662-328-6741 BIBLE BAPTIST CHURCH — 5860 Hwy. 50 E., West Training/Sunday School 8 a.m., Worship 9:00 a.m. Rev. CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH — 385 7th St. SW, Vernon, Point. Sunday School 10 a.m., Service 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., John F. Johnson, Pastor. 662-241-7111
4051 Military Road • 662-328-5814 Ala. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Wednesday 7 p.m. STRONG HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH —
(6 p.m. - Daylight Savings Time), Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Wil FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH — 1720 Hwy. 373. 325 Barton Ferry Rd., West Point. Sunday School 9:30
Corbett, Pastor. 205-270-1845 Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m.
CANAAN BAPTIST CHURCH — 1008 Lehmberg Rd. Wednesday 7 p.m. Martin “Buddy” Gardner, Pastor. UNION BAPTIST MB CHURCH — 101 Weaver Rd.
Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST CHURCH — 5030 Hwy. 182 E. (Hwy. 69 S) Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m.,
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Paul Shaw, Pastor. 662-327-3771 Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Pastor McSwain.
CANAAN MB CHURCH — 2425 Bell Ave. Sunday School Wednesday 7 p.m. 662-327-1130 TABERNACLE MB CHURCH — Magnolia Drive, Macon.
8:15 a.m., Worship 9:30 a.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6 SHINING LIGHT BAPTIST CHURCH — 957 Sunset Drive, Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday
p.m. Jimmy Pounds, Pastor. 662-327-1226 Starkville in the Comfort Suites Conference Room, Sunday 6 p.m.
COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH — 2490 Yorkville School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Pastor UNION HOPEWELL MB CHURCH — 150 Spurlock Rd.
Rd. East Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., John Harvey. 662-648-0282 Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6
Wednesday Bible Study, Children & Youth Classes 6:30 MISSIONARY BAPTIST p.m. Carlton Jones, Pastor.
p.m. Matt Moehring, Pastor. Edward Rhinewalt, Music ANDERSON GROVE MB CHURCH — 1853 Anderson WOODLAWN LANDMARK MB CHURCH — 8086 Hwy.
Director. 662-327-5306 Grove Road, Caledonia. Sunday School 9:20 a.m., Worship 12. East, Steens. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11
CORNERSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH — 844 Old West 11:00 a.m., Bible Study Wednesday 6:20 p.m. David O. a.m. and 5 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. David Retherford,
INDUSTRIAL SERVICES, INC Point Rd., Starkville. Sunday 10:30 a.m. Greg Upperman, Williams, Pastor. 662-356-4968.
ANTIOCH MB CHURCH — 2304 Seventh Ave. N. Sunday
Pastor. 662-323-6351 or visit www.cornerstonestarkville. com School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Kenny
Bridges, Pastor.
Carson Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11:15 a.m.,
Wednesday 7 p.m. John Sanders, Pastor.
EAST END BAPTIST CHURCH — 380 Hwy. 50 W. (Hwy.

Jarrett’s Towing 50 and Holly Hills Rd.) Sunday School 9:15 a.m., Worship
10:30 a.m., Worship 5 p.m. followed by Discipleship
Training, Mission Friends and GAs 5 p.m., Sanctuary Choir
BETHLEHEM MB CHURCH — 293 Bethlehem Road,
Caledonia. Sunday School 1st and 4th Sundays 8 a.m., 2nd
& 3rd Sundays 9:30 a.m., Worship 1st & 4th Sundays 9:30
ZION GATE MB CHURCH — 1202 5th St. S. Sunday
School 9:30 a.m., Worship 8 a.m. and 10:45., Children’s
Church 10:15 a.m., Worship 5 p.m., Wednesday 6 p.m.
Wrecker Service 6:30 p.m., Wednesday Prayer Meeting, Youth Worship, a.m., 2nd & 3rd Sundays 11 a.m., Wednesdays 6 p.m. Rev. Dr. James A. Boyd, Pastor.
5209 N. Hwy 182 E. • Columbus, MS 39702 Preschool & Children’s Choirs 6:30 p.m. Bryon Benson, Willie James Gardner, Pastor. 662-356-4424 PRIMITIVE BAPTIST
329-2447 We unlock
Pastor. 662-328-5915
EASTVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH — 1316 Ben Christopher
BLESSING MB CHURCH — Starkville Sportsplex, Activity
Center 405 Lynn Lane Road. Sunday Worship 2nd, 4th &
Washington St. & Columbus St., Aberdeen. Sunday 10:30
If no answer 251-2448 cars Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 5th Sundays 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Pastor Martin. 662-744-0561 a.m. and 2 p.m. Herb Hatfield, Pastor. 662-369-4937
p.m. Junior Eads, Pastor. 662-329-2245 BRICK MB CHURCH — Old Macon Rd. Sunday School HAMILTON PRIMITIVE BAPTIST CHURCH — Flower
R Free Estimates
ER OO FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH — 127 Airline Rd. 9:30 a.m. each Sunday, Worship 2nd and 4th Sundays only Farm Rd., 2 miles South of Hamilton, just off Hwy. 45.
L FIN Licensed Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:15 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Everett Little, Pastor. Sunday 10:30 a.m. Jesse Phillips, Pastor. 662-429-2305
H EE G & Insured Wednesday 6 p.m. Dr. Breck Ladd, Pastor. 662-328-2924 CALVARY FAITH CENTER — Hwy. 373 & Jess Lyons MAYHEW PRIMITIVE BAPTIST CHURCH — 842 Hwy.
W INC. COMMERCIAL FAITH CHRISTIAN BAPTIST CHURCH — 1621 Mike Road. Sunday Worship 8:00 a.m., Sunday School 9 a.m., 45 Alternate, Starkville. Sunday Service 10:30 a.m. Herb
“A Family Business Since 1946” Parra Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. Rev. Worship 10 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Pastor Robert Hatfield,Pastor. 662-315-4937
RESIDENTIAL Bowers, Pastor. 662-434-0144 SPRINGHILL P.B. CHURCH — 3996 Sandyland Road,
Michael Love, Pastor. 662-434-5252
662-328-3625 • 662-328-7612 FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH — 7th St. and 2nd. Ave. CEDAR GROVE MB CHURCH — 286 Swartz Dr. Worship
Services 11:15 a.m., Sunday School 10 a.m., Wednesday
Macon, MS. Walter Lowery Jr., Pastor. Sunday School
9:00 a.m., Worship 10:00 a.m., Tuesday Bible Study 6
N. Sunday Worship 8:45 a.m., Sunday School 10 a.m.

Rae’s Jewelry
(Worship televised at 10 a.m. on WCBI-TV, Columbus 6:30 p.m. Johnnie Richardson, Pastor. 662-434-6528 p.m. 662-738-5006.
5 p.m. Worship at 3000 Bluecutt Road, Midweek Prayer — 14096 MS Hwy. 388, Brooksville, MS 39739, Sunday — North of Caledonia on Wolf Rd, Hamilton. Sunday
Service Wednesday 6:00 p.m. located downtown. Dr. School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11:00 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 10:30 a.m. & 1st Sunday Night at 6:30 p.m. Elder Joseph
Authorized Dealer Shawn Parker, Pastor. 662-245-0540 p.m. Bobby Bowen, Pastor. 662-738-5837/549-6100 Mettles, Pastor. 662-369-2532
Citizens and Pulsar Watches FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF STEENS — 40 Odom Rd., CHRIST MB CHURCH — 110 2nd Ave. S. Sunday School
10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m., B.T.U.
Steens. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 6
Downtown Columbus 662-328-8824 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Program every 1st & 3rd Sunday 6 p.m. Mayhew. Holy Eucharist - Sunday 10 a.m. 662-244-5939
FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST — 125 Yorkville Rd. W. Sunday ELBETHEL MB CHURCH — 2205 Washington Ave. or
When Caring Counts... School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday CATHOLIC
p.m. John Gainer, Pastor. 662-328-6024 or 662-328-3183 7:00 p.m., Rev. Leroy Jones, Pastor. ANNUNCIATION CATHOLIC CHURCH — 808 College
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH — 708 Airline Rd. Sunday FAITH HARVEST MB CHURCH — 4266 Sand Road. St. Mass Schedules are as follows: Sunday 8 a.m. & 10:30
School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m. & 6 p.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Bible class a.m., Monday, Wednesday & Friday 8 a.m., Tuesday 5:30
Charles Whitney, Pastor. Tuesday 6 p.m. Hugh L. Dent, Pastor. 662-243-7076. p.m., Thursday 8:30 a.m., and Annunciation Catholic
FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY GRACE COVENANT BAPTIST CHURCH — 912 11th Ave. FOURTH STREET MB CHURCH — 610 4th St. N. Sunday School (during the school year). Father Jeffrey Waldrep,
1131 Lehmberg Rd., Columbus • 662-328-1808 S. Sunday 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Pastor Sammy Burns. 662- School 9 a.m., Worship 10:45 a.m., Wednesday Bible Priest.
328-1096 Study 7 p.m. Rev. Jimmy L. Rice, Pastor. 662-328-1913 CHRISTIAN
East between Gattman & Amory. Sunday School 10 a.m., School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Dr. Ferguson, Interim Pastor. Sunday School 9:30 a.m.,
Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 7:15 p.m. Rev. Stanley K. McCrary, Pastor. 662-327-7473 or 662-251-4185 Worship 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday, 7 p.m.
John Walden, Pastor. 662-356-4445 GREATER MT. OLIVE M.B. CHURCH — 1856 Carson Rd. CHRISTIAN SCIENCE
IMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH — 6342 Military Rd., Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:15 a.m., Wednesday 7 CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHURCH — 720 4th Ave. N. and
Steens. Bible Study 10:30 a.m., Worship 9:15 a.m. and 6 a.m. Donald Henry, Pastor. 8th St. N. Sunday Service 10:30 a.m.
p.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. 662-328-1668 HALBERT MISSION MB CHURCH — 2199 Halbert Church CHURCH OF CHRIST
KOLOLA SPRINGS BAPTIST CHURCH — Caledonia. Rd., Ethelsville, Ala. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 CALEDONIA CHURCH OF CHRIST — Main St.,
Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., AWANA a.m. Ernest Prescott, Pastor. Caledonia. Sunday Bible Study 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m.
HOPEWELL MB CHURCH — 4892 Ridge Rd. Sunday and 5 p.m., Wednesday 6 p.m.
Shelton Cleaners
4:45-6 Ages 2-12th grade (Sept. - May), Worship 5 p.m.,
Choir Practice Wednesday 6 p.m., 252 Basics Children’s School 8 a.m., Worship 9 a.m., Minister Terry Johnson, CHURCH OF CHRIST — 4362 Hwy. 69 S. Sunday
Ministry an Cross Training Youth Wednesday 7 p.m., Interim Pastor. Worship 9:30 a.m. , Wednesday 6 p.m. Loviah Johnson
3189 Hwy 45 N. • 328-5421 Wednesday Bible Study 7 p.m. Rev. Don Harding, Pastor.
JERUSALEM MB CHURCH — 14129 Hwy 12 E.,
Caledonia. Sunday School 8:30 a.m., Worship 9:30 a.m.,
662-574-0426 or E-mail:
CHURCH OF CHRIST — 437 Gregory Rd. Sunday Bible
1702 6th St. N. • 328-5361 Longview. Sunday School 10:00 a.m., Worship 11:00 a.m.,
Discipleship Training 5:15 p.m., Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.;
Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Rev. Willie Petty, Sr.,
class 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 7
p.m. Richard Latham, Minister. 662-328-4705
Wednesday Prayer Meeting 6:30 p.m. Interim Pastor Ron MAPLE STREET BAPTIST — 219 Maple St. Sunday CHURCH OF CHRIST DIVINE — 1316 15th St. S.
Linkins, or email, 662-769-4774 School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m., Morning Worship (1st, 2nd, & 4th Sunday) 9:45 a.m.,
MCBEE BAPTIST CHURCH — 2846 Hwy. 50 E. Sunday Wednesday 6 p.m. Joseph Oyeleye, Pastor. 662-328-4629 (3rd & 5th Sunday) 8:30 a.m., Wednesday Prayer 6 p.m.,
School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Discipleship Training MILLERS CHAPEL MB CHURCH — 425 East North Wednesday Bible Study 7 p.m. 662-327-6060 Bishop
5 p.m., Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Rev. Jimmy St. Macon. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Timothy Heard, Pastor.
APAC-MISSISSIPPI, INC. Ray, Pastor. 662-328-7177
MIDWAY BAPTIST CHURCH — Holly Hills Rd. Sunday
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Ron Houston, Pastor.
N. Sunday Bible Class 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m.,
Michael Bogue & Employees School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m., Ave. N. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Sunday Bible Study 5 p.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
Lake Norris Rd. 328-6555 Prayer Service every Saturday 6 p.m. Rev. Denver Clark, Baptist Training Union 5 p.m., Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday Lendy Bartlett, Minister of Community Outreach; Paul
Pastor. 6 p.m. Rev. Tony A. Montgomery, Pastor. Bennett, Family Life Minister; Billy Ferguson, Minister of
MOUNT PISGAH BAPTIST CHURCH — 2628 East Tibbee MOUNT ZION M.B. CHURCH — 2221 14th Ave. N. Discipleship.
Rd., West Point. Sunday Worship each week 8 a.m., 1st, Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Tuesday Bible EAST COLUMBUS CHURCH OF CHRIST — Highway
3rd and 5th Sunday Worship 11:30 a.m., Sunday School Study 7 p.m. Jesse J. Slater, Pastor. 662-328-4979 182 E. at Gaylane. Sunday Worship 9 a.m., Bible Study
9:30 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Donald Wesley, Pastor. MT. ARY MB CHURCH — 291 S. Frontage Rd., Lot #4. 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. http://
MOUNT ZION BAPTIST CHURCH — 1791 Lake Lowndes Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Wednesday 6
Rd. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:15 a.m. and 6 p.m., p.m. Rev. Erick Logan, Pastor. HWY. 69 CHURCH OF CHRIST — 2407 Hwy. 69 S.
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Steve Lammons, Pastor. 662-328- MT. AVERY BAPTIST CHURCH — 12311 Nashville Sunday Bible Study 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:15 a.m. and 6
2811 Ferry Rd. E. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m. p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m.
MT. VERNON CHURCH — 200 Mt. Vernon Rd. Sunday every Sunday except 5th Sunday. Rev. John Wells, LONE OAK CHURCH OF CHRIST — 1903 Lone Oak
Worship 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Service Life Groups for Pastor. Rd., Steens. Bible Study 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m. and 6
all ages 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Connection Cafe 10 a.m., MT. OLIVE MB CHURCH — 2020 Atkin Rd., Millport, p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m.
Discovery Zone. 662-328-3042 Ala. Sunday School 9 a.m. Worship Service 10 a.m. MAGNOLIA CHURCH OF CHRIST — 161 Jess Lyons
MURRAH’S CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH — 9297 Hwy. Pastor Benny W. Henry. 205-662-3923 Rd. Bible Study 9:15 a.m., Worship, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.,
69 S. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. and NEW HOPE MB CHURCH — 271 Church St., Artesia. Wednesday 7 p.m. Minister David May, Pastor. 662-769-
Telephone: 662-327-1467 6:30 p.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 5514.
P.O. Box 1278 • 1616 7th Ave. S., Columbus, MS 39703 NEW COVENANT BAPTIST CHURCH — Highway 50 E. 6 p.m. Thomas E. Rice is Pastor. 662-494-1580 NORTH HILLCREST CHURCH OF CHRIST — 900 North
Sunday School 9 a.m., Service 10 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. NEW BAPTIST TEMPLE MB CHURCH — 5937 Hillcrest, Aberdeen, MS 39730, Sunday Worship 10:00
Ed Nix, Pastor. Nashville Ferry Rd. E. Sunday School 9 a.m. each week a.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6:00 p.m., Bro. Arthur
This ad space can be yours NEW JOURNEY CHURCH — 3123 New Hope Rd. Sunday except 5th Sunday, Worship 10 a.m. each week except Burnett, Minister, 662-304-6098. Email: nhill crestcoc@
for only $10 per week. Worship 10:30 a.m., Small Groups 5:30 p.m., Kevin Edge,
Pastor. 662-315-7753 or
5th Sunday, 5th Sundays: Ushers Board Fellowship.
Rev. L.A. Gardner, Pastor. 662-329-3321
NEW ZION PILGRIM MB CHURCH — 5253 New Hope 9:15 a.m. Bible Study, Worship 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.,
Call today 328-2424 NEW SALEM BAPTIST CHURCH — 7086 Wolfe Rd., 3
miles south of Caledonia. Sunday Worship 8:00 a.m. & 10:30 Rd. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship Services 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Larry Montgomery, Minister.
to schedule your ad. a.m., Sunday School 9:15 a.m., Sunday Evening - AWANA Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Rev. Christopher Wriley, Pastor. 10TH AVE. N. CHURCH OF CHRIST — 1828 10th Ave.
4 p.m., Discipleship Training, Youth & Adult 5 p.m., Evening NEW ZION STEENS MB CHURCH — 3301 Sand Rd. N. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Bible
Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday - Adults, Youth & Children 6:30 Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Wednesday 6 Class 5 p.m., Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Willie
p.m. 662-356-4940 p.m. Pastor Rev. Billy D. Hill. 662-329-5224 McCord, Minister.
Bro. Mel Howton, Pastor. OAK GROVE MB CHURCH — 1090 Taylor Thurston Rd. WOODLAWN CHURCH OF CHRIST — Woodlawn
Do you need to change your NORTHSIDE FREE WILL BAPTIST — 14th Ave. and Sunday School 9:00 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., 5th Sunday 8 Community. Sunday 9 a.m., Worship 9:45 a.m., Worship
church’s listing? Call 328-2424 or Waterworks. Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6:15 p.m. Pastor Therman 6 p.m., Wednesday 7:30 p.m. Willis Logan, Minister.
a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Pat Creel, Pastor. Cunningham Sr., 662-798-0179 CHURCH OF GOD
email changes to OPEN DOOR M.B. CHURCH — Starkville Sportsplex, 405 OAKLAND MB CHURCH — 18 Fairport Road, Crawford. CHURCH OF GOD IN JESUS’ NAME — Hwy. 12. Sunday
subject: church page Lynn Lane, Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. 1st Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., Tuesday 7 p.m. David Sipes, Pastor.
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Regular Church Attendance
CORNERSTONE WORSHIP CENTER — 7840 Wolfe Rd. Lead Pastor. Rev. Anne Russell Bradley, Associate Pastor. Worship Service Sunday 10:30 a.m. Bruce Morgan, Pastor.
Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Wednesday Rev. Aislinn Kopp, Associate Pastor. 328-5252 NEW HORIZONS GOSPEL ASSEMBLY — 441 18th St. S.
6:30 p.m. Tony Hunt, Pastor. 662-889-6570 FLINT HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 80 Old Sunday 10 a.m. Dr. Joe L. Bowen, Pastor.
LATTER RAIN CHURCH OF GOD — 721 7th Ave. S. Honnoll Mill Rd., Caledonia. Sunday Worship Service 9:30 PLEASANT RIDGE HOUSE OF WORSHIP — 2651 Trinity
Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. Wednesday 6 a.m. Sunday School 10:30 a.m. Charity Gordon, Pastor. Road. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Every
p.m. Brenda Othell Sullivan, Pastor. GLENN’S CHAPEL CME CHURCH — 1109 4th St. S. 2nd and 4th Sunday Intercessory Prayer 9 a.m., Wednesday
NORTH COLUMBUS CHURCH OF GOD — 2103 Jess Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m. Rev. Raphael 716 Second Ave. N. • Columbus, MS • 662-328-4432
6:30 p.m. Pastor Donna Anthony. 662-241-0097
Lyons Rd. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. Terry, Pastor. 662-328-1109 THE LORD’S HOUSE — 441 18th St. S. Thursday 7 p.m. 903 College St. • Columbus, MS • 662-328-2354
and 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Clarence Roberts, Pastor. HEBRON C.M.E. CHURCH — 1910 Steens Road, Steens. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m.
YORKVILLE HEIGHTS CHURCH — 2274 Yorkville Rd., Meets first, second and third Sundays, Bible class each THE RIVER CHURCH — 822 North Lehmberg Rd., Sunday
Sunday Connect Groups 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Wednesday at 7 p.m. Earnest Sanders, Pastor. Worship 10 a.m., Children’s Church 3&4 yr. old, 5-12 yr. old.
Wednesday Worship 7 p.m.; Nursery available for all MILITARY CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — Wednesday Worship 6:45 p.m. Pastor Chuck Eubanks.
services (newborn-4). Scott Volland, Pastor. 662-328-1256 Hwy. 12, Steens. Sunday School 9:45, Service 11 a.m..
or Meet on 2nd and 4th Sundays. Wednesday Bible Study
— 312 N. Lehmberg Rd., Sunday Prayer Time 9:50 a.m.,
VICTORY TABERNACLE P.C.G. — 5580 Ridge Road. 6:00 p.m. Rev. Antra Geeter, Pastor. 662-327-4263
Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Thursday Bible
Bible Class 10:15 a.m., Praise & Worship 10:45 a.m. and NEW HOPE CME CHURCH — 1452 Yorkville Road East,
Columbus. Sunday School 10:00 a.m., Worship service Study 6 p.m., Annie Hines, Planter and Pastor. 662-570-
Bible Study 6:30 p.m. G.E. Wiggins Sr., Pastor.
first, third and fourth Sunday (Youth Sunday) 11:00 a.m., 1856
Wednesday Bible Study 5:00 p.m. Rev. Cornelia Naylor, TRIBE JUDAH MINISTRIES — 730 Whitfield St., Starkville.
Pastor. 662-328-5309 Sunday Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday Bible School 7 p.m.
CHRIST — 426 Military Rd. Sunday School 8 a.m.,
Worship 9 a.m., Monday Prayer 6 p.m., Wednesday Bible NEW HOPE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 2503 New Rev. Greg and Rev. Michelle Mostella, Pastors. 662-617-
Study 6 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday Prayer Noon. Tommy Hope Road. Sunday Worship 8:45 a.m., Sunday School 10 4088
Williams, Pastor. a.m., Tuesday Bible Study 6:30 p.m. Rev. Sarah Windham, TRUE GOSPEL EVANGELISTIC MINISTRY — 2119
FIFTEENTH ST. CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST — 917 Pastor. 662-329-3555 7th. Ave. N., Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m.,
15th St. N. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. and ORR’S CHAPEL CME CHURCH — Nicholson Street, Tuesday Bible Study 6:30 p.m. Clyde and Annie Edwards,
6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Marion C. Bonner, Pastor. Brooksville. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Pastors.
IN CHRIST — 1601 Pickensville Rd., Sunday School 9:30
Saturday 9 a.m.
Caledonia. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 5
a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Monday 6 p.m., Tuesday 7 p.m., Fernbank Rd., Steens. Sunday Worship 9:30 a.m., Sunday p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Eugene O’Mary, Pastor. Since 1960
Friday 7 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. Ocie Salter, Pastor.
School 10:45 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Andy Tentoni.
— 5450 Cal-Kolola Rd, Caledonia. Sunday School 9:30
24 Hour Towing
5429 Hwy. 45 N. Sunday Prayer 8 a.m., Sunday School Sunday School 8 a.m., Sunday 9 a.m., Tuesday 11:45 a.m. a.m., Worship 10:45 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Pastor 1024 Gardner Blvd.
8:30 a.m., Worship 9:30 a.m., 4th Sunday Fellowship Rev. Dr. Luther Minor, Pastor.
Francisco Brock, Sr. 662-356-8252 328-8277
Lunch, Youth Sunday 4th Sunday, Wednesday Bible Study UNITED FAITH INTER-DENOMINATIONAL MINISTRIES
6 p.m. Elder Robert L. Brown, Jr., Pastor. 662-327-4221. — 1007 Shaeffers Chapel Rd., Traditional Worship Service — 1701 22nd Street North, Columbus. Sunday Worship
Email: 9 a.m., Rev. Curtis Bray, Pastor. 8:30 a.m. -10 a.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m.-7 p.m.
NOW FAITH CENTER MINISTRIES — 425 Military Road, ST. JAMES UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 722 Rone F. Burgin, Sr., Pastor/Founder. 662-328-0948
Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11:30 a.m., Tuesday Night Military Rd. Breakfast 9:20 a.m., Sunday School 9:40 a.m., VIBRANT CHURCH — 500 Holly Hills Rd. Sunday 9 a.m.,
Bible Study 7 p.m. Elder Samuel Wilson, Pastor. Worship 11 a.m., Sunday Evening Worship 6 p.m., Adult/ 10:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. The Grove Coffee Cafe 8 a.m.,
OPEN DOOR CHURCH OF GOD — 711 S. Thayer Ave., Children Bible Study Wednesday 6 p.m., Young Adult Bible
Wednesday 7 p.m. The Grove 6:30 p.m. Nursery provided
Aberdeen. Sunday School 10:30 a.m., Worship 11:30 a.m., Study Thursday 7 p.m. Rev. Paul E. Luckett, Pastor.
through age 3. Jason Delgado, Pastor. 662-329-2279
Tuesday Bible School 10 a.m. & 6 p.m., 2nd & 4th Thursday ST. PAUL INDEPENDENT METHODIST CHURCH —
Evangelist Night 6 p.m. Johnnie Bradford, Pastor. 662-574- Freeman Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday Services 11
a.m. and 5 p.m. Youth activities 5 p.m. John Powell, Pastor. 2648 Tom St., Sturgis. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship
ST. PAUL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 307 South 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Curtis Davis, Pastor. 662-230-
Cedar Street, Macon, Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 3182 or
— 223 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr., Starkville. Sunday
Worship 7:45 a.m., 10 a.m., 6 p.m., Sunday School 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. , Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Demetric ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN
Wednesday Bible Study 7 p.m. Darden, Pastor. ST. CATHERINE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH —
Minnie Vaughn Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 12 Tuscaloosa Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. schedule of services and updates on this Mission.
p.m., Tuesday 7 p.m. Donald Koonch, Pastor. 662-243- and 6 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Ron McDougald, APOSTOLIC PENTECOSTAL
2064 Pastor. APOSTOLIC OUTREACH CHURCH — 204 North McCrary
COLUMBUS AIR FORCE BASE TABERNACLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — Rt. 2, Rd., Prayer/Inspiration Hour Monday 6 p.m. Danny L.
CAFB CHAPEL — Catholic - Sunday: Catholic 6015 Tabernacle Rd., Ethelsville, AL. Sunday School 10 Obsorne, Pastor.
Reconciliation 4:00 p.m., Mass 5 p.m. Catholic Priest a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday 6:30 p.m. DIVINE DESTINY APOSTOLIC CHURCH — 2601 14th
Father Paul Stewart. Protestant - Sunday: Adult Sunday Rickey C. Green, Pastor. 205-662-3443 Ave. N. Sunday School 10:30 a.m., Worship 12 p.m.,
School 9 a.m., Worship 10:45 a.m. Wing Chaplain Lt. Col. TRINITY-MT. CARMEL CME CHURCH — 4610 Carson Tuesday Bible Class 7:30 p.m. Pastor Easter Robertson.
Steven Richardson. 662-434-2500 Rd. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Pastor Lizzie JESUS CHRIST POWERFUL MINISTRY OF LOVE —
EPISCOPAL Harris. 662-329-3995 1210 17th St. S., behind the Dept. of Human Resources.
GOOD SHEPHERD EPISCOPAL CHURCH — 321 TURNER CHAPEL AME CHURCH — 1108 14th St. S. Sunday School 10:30 a.m., Friday 7:30 p.m. Gloria Jones,
Forrest Blvd. Sunday Bible Study 9 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 5 Pastor.
Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Rev. Sandra DePriest. 662- p.m. Yvonne Fox, Pastor. SPIRIT OF PRAYER HOLINESS CHURCH — 267 Byrnes
574-1972 WESLEY UNITED METHODIST — 511 Airline Rd. Sunday Circle. Sunday Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m.,
ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH — 318 College St. School 9:45 a.m., Worship 10:55 a.m., Wednesday 5:15 Saturday 11 a.m. Terry Outlaw, Pastor. 662-324-3539
Sunday 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday School 9:15 a.m. p.m., Chancel Choir 7 p.m., Youth Monday 6:30 p.m. Rev. THE ASSEMBLY IN JESUS CHRIST CHURCH — 1504
Rev. Anne Harris. 662-328-6673 or Sarah Windham.
19th St. N. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11:45 a.m. and
7 p.m., Wednesday and Friday 7 p.m.
BREAD OF LIFE FELLOWSHIP — New Hope Road. — Hwy. 45 Alt. S., Crawford. Sunday School 9:30 a.m.,
Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Wednesday Worship 10:15 a.m., Tuesday 6 p.m. Kori Bridges, Pastor.
662-422-9013. S. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11:30 a.m., Tuesday
6 p.m. Jack Taylor, Pastor.
MORMON Bible Study 7 p.m., Thursday Prayer 5 p.m. District Elder
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS Lou J. Nabors Sr., Pastor. 662-329-1234
8490 Artesia Rd., Artesia, MS. Sunday Service 8:30 a.m.,
Tuesday Bible Study 6:30 p.m. Timothy Bourne, Senior — 2808 Ridge Rd. Sacrament Meeting 9 a.m., Sunday THE GLORIOUS CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST — Billy
Pastor. School 10 a.m., Priesthood & Relief Society 11 a.m., Youth Kidd Road, Caledonia. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship
CHARITY FULL GOSPEL BAPTIST CHURCH — 1524 Activities Wednesday 6 p.m. Bishop Eric Smith. 662-328- 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.. Tuesday 7 p.m., Friday 7 p.m.
6th Ave. S. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., 3179. Ernest Thomas, Pastor.
Wednesday 7 p.m., Saturday 6 p.m. Charles Fisher, Pastor. CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE VICTORY APOSTOLIC FAITH CHURCH — 6 6 Boyd Rd.,
CHARITY MISSION FULL GOSPEL BAPTIST CHURCH FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE — 2722 Ridge Rd. Starkville. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship Noon, Tuesday
— 807 Tarlton Rd., Crawford. Sunday School 9:40 a.m., Sunday School 9:30 a.m.,Worship 10:40 a.m. and 6 p.m. Prayer 7 p.m., Wednesday Bible Study 7 p.m. Mildred
Worship 11:15 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m., Prayer Hour Mon.- Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Stephen Joiner, Pastor. Spencer, Pastor. 662-341-5753
Fri. 10 a.m., Saturday 8 a.m., New Membership Class 9:30 NON — DENOMINATIONAL ONENESS PENTECOSTAL
p.m., 5th Sunday Worship 6:30 p.m. 662-272-5355 A PREPARED TABLE MINISTRY — 1201 College St. NEW HOPE PENTECOSTAL CHURCH — 875 Richardson
COVENANT LIFE MINISTRIES CHURCH — W. Yorkville Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:10 a.m., Wednesday 6 Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., 6 p.m.,
Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Evening 6:30 p.m. Timothy J. Bailey, Pastor. 662-889-7778 Tuesday 7 p.m. Jared Glover, Pastor. 662-251-3747 E-mail:
p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. ABUNDANT LIFE CHRISTIAN CHURCH — 611 S.
Fairview Full Gospel BAPTIST CHURCH — 1446 Frontage Road. Sunday 9:30 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Craig PENTECOSTAL
Wilson Pine Rd., Crawford. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Morris, Pastor. FAITH AND DELIVERANCE OUT REACH MINISTRIES —
Worship 10 a.m., Tuesday 7 p.m. Bobby L. McCarter 662- ALL NATIONS CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP CHURCH, 118 S. McCrary Road, Suite 126. Sunday 10 a.m. and 11
328-2793 INC. — 1560 Hwy. 69 S., Sunday 9 a.m., Wednesday 6:45 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Christian Women Meeting Friday
GREATER MOUNT ZION CHURCH — 5114 Hwy. 182 E. p.m., Friday Corporate Prayer 7 p.m. Pastor James T. 7 p.m.
Sunday Corporate Prayer 8 a.m., Sunday School 9 a.m., Verdell, Jr. 9 a.m., 11 a.m., & 7 p.m. on LIVING FAITH TABERNACLE — Shelton St. Sunday
Worship 10:15 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m., Bible Study 7 Fridays only. School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Youth
p.m. Doran V. Johnson, Pastor. 662-329-1905 COLUMBUS CHRISTIAN CENTER — 146 S. McCrary
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Rev. James O. Gardner, Pastor.
GOD’S ANNOINTED PEOPLE MINISTRY FULL GOSPEL Rd. Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m., Kid’s Church 10:30 a.m.,
FELLOWSHIP — 611 Jess Lyons Rd. Sunday School 9 Wednesday 6:30 p.m., Kenny Gardner, Pastor. 662-328-
Robert L. Salter, Pastor. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship
a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Jerome Gill, 3328
CONGREGATIONAL WORSHIP CENTER — 109 Maxwell 11 a.m., Wednesday 7:30 p.m., Friday 7:30 p.m.
Pastor. 662-244-7088
Lane. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11:15 a.m., SPIRIT OF PRAYER HOLINESS CHURCH — 922 17th St.
HARVEST LIFE CHURCH — 425 Military Rd. Sunday
Service 10:30 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. F. Clark Richardson, Wednesday Prayer 6 p.m., Wednesday Bible Band 7 p.m. N. Sunday 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.
Pastor. 662-329-2820 Grover C. Richards, Pastor. 662-328-8124 Terry Outlaw, Pastor,
318 Idlewild Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Steens. Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m., 1st Sunday Evening Frontage Rd. (1/4 mile past the CAFB entrance on the
Wednesday 6 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. 662-327-3962 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Marion (Bubba) Dees, Pastor. right) Sunday Bible Class 10:15 a.m., Worship 10:45 a.m.,
NEW LIFE FULL GOSPEL BAPTIST CHURCH — 426 662-327-4303 Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. G. E. Wiggins, Sr., Pastor.
1721 Hwy 45 N
Military Rd. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10a.m., EL BETHEL — 3288 Cal-Vernon Rd. Sunday School 9
Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Michael Love, Pastor. a.m., Worship 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Wes UNITED PENTECOSTAL ® Columbus, MS
PLUM GROVE FULL GOSPEL CHURCH — Old Macon Andrews, Pastor. 662-855-5006 CALEDONIA UNITED PENTECOSTAL CHURCH — 5850 662.848.0919
Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11:30 a.m., Tuesday EMMANUEL CIRCLE OF LOVE OUTREACH — 1608 Caledonia Kolola Rd., Caledonia. Sunday 10 a.m., 6 p.m., Monday-Saturday 10am-8pm
6:30 p.m., Thursday 7 p.m. Samuel B. Wilson, Pastor. Gardner Blvd. Services every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Wednesday 7 p.m. Grant Mitchell, Pastor. 662-356-0202
In Style. In Reach. Sunday 1pm-5pm

19th St. S. Sunday School 8:30 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., FAITH COVENANT CHURCH — 1133 Northdale Dr. Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday Evangelistic 6p.m.,
Wednesday 7 p.m., Missionary Service every 2nd Sunday Worship 5:30 p.m. Lee Poque, Pastor. 662-889- Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Steve Blaylock, Pastor. 662-328-

Wednesday 7 p.m. Rev. Freddie Edwards, Pastor. 8132 1750
B’NAI ISRAEL — 717 2nd Ave. N. Services Semi-monthly. — 1472 Blocker Rd., Starkville. Sunday School 10 a.m., BEERSHEBA CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN Offering independent living apartments, personal
Friday 7:30 p.m. 662-329-5038 Worship 11 a.m., 2nd Sunday Morning Worship 9 a.m. CHURCH — 1736 Beersheba Rd., New Hope Community. care/assisted living suites, and a skilled nursing home
Universalist Pastor Kenyon Ashford. Rev. Tim Lee, Pastor. Sunday Worship 10 a.m., Church 300 Airline Road • Columbus, MS • 327-6716
CENTER — 247 South Oliver St., Brooksville. Prayer
School 11:15 a.m., Wed. Mid Week 6 p.m. 662-327-9615 “Our Bottom Line Is People”
Israel, 1301 Marshall, Tupelo, every 1st & 3rd Sunday. 662- COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (EPC) — 515
620-7344 or Saturday 5:30 p.m., Bible Study 6 p.m., Sunday School Hunting • Fishing
Lehmberg Rd., East Columbus. Sunday School 9:30 a.m.,
LUTHERAN 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. Pastor David T. Jones,III. Working Or Stepping Out — We Have A Complete
Worship 10:30 a.m., Wednesday Prayer Meeting 4 p.m.
FAITH EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH (WELS) — 601-345-5740 Line Of Clothing For You And Your Family
John Richards, Pastor.
Hwy. 45 N. and 373. Sunday School/Bible Class 3:45 p.m.,
Worship 5 p.m. 662-356-4647
FULL GOSPEL MINISTRY — 1504 19th St. N. Sunday
School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10 a.m., Tuesday 6:30 p.m. Rev. FIRST CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH — Oktibbeha County Co-Op
Maxine Hall, Pastor. 2698 Ridge Rd. Sunday School 9:15 a.m., Worship 10:30 Check Out Our Boot & Cap Section
18th Ave. N. Sunday School 9 a.m.. Worship 10 a.m. Stan GENESIS CHURCH — 1820 23rd St. N., Sunday School a.m., Adult Choir 4 p.m. Youth Group 5 p.m., Bible Study 5 662-323-1742
Clark, Pastor. 662-327-7747 9 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Darren p.m.; Monthly Activities: CPW Circle #2 (2nd Tue. 4 p.m.), 201 Pollard Rd., Starkville
MENNONITE Leach, Pastor. Ladies Aid (3rd Tue. 2 p.m.); Weekly Activities: Exercise
FAITH MENNONITE FELLOWSHIP — 2988 Tarlton Rd., HOUSE OF LIFE FREEDOM MINISTRY — 1742 Old West Class Tuesday and Thursday 8 a.m. Rev. Luke Lawson,
Crawford. Sunday Worship 10 a.m., Sunday School 11 a.m., Point Rd. Worship 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. Pastor. 662-328-2692
2nd & 4th Sunday Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday 7:30 p.m. Donnell Wicks, Pastor. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH — 3200 Bluecutt Rd.
Kevin Yoder, Senior Pastor. HOUSE OF RESTORATION — Hwy. 50. Sunday School, Worship 10 a.m., Youth Group Sundays 11 a.m., Adult Choir
METHODIST 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday 7 Wednesdays 6 p.m., Fellowship Suppers-3rd Wednesdays
ARTESIA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 50 Church a.m., Pastors, Bill and Carolyn Hulen. 6 p.m. Rev. Wayne Bruchey, Pastor.
Gene Merkl, Pastor. FAITH CHURCH — 622 23rd St. N. Sunday School and 7th St. N. Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 10:40
CALEDONIA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 811 Main 10:30 a.m.; Service 11:45 a.m., Tuesday 7:30 p.m., Friday a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday Fellowship Supper 5:30 p.m.,
Street, Caledonia. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. 7:30 p.m., Prayer Mon., Wed. and Fri. noon. For more Bible Study 6 p.m. Rev. Todd Matocha, Pastor.
Charity Gordon, Pastor. information call Bishop Ray Charles Jones 662-251-1118, MT. ZION CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH —
CLAIBORNE CME CHURCH — 6049 Nashville Ferry Rd. Patricia Young 662-327-3106 or 662-904-0290 or Lynette 3044 Wolfe Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m.
E. 2nd and 4th Sundays - Sunday School 10a.m., Worship Williams 662-327-9074. SALVATION ARMY CHURCH
11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m., 1st and 3rd Sundays - 3 p.m., KINGDOM VISION INTERNATIONAL CHURCH — 3193 THE SALVATION ARMY CHURCH — 2219 Hwy. 82
Geneva H. Thomas, Pastor. Hwy 69 S. Sunday 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., Sunday School East. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship Service 11 a.m.,
CONCORD INDEPENDENT METHODIST CHURCH — 10 a.m., Tuesday 7 p.m. Pastor R.J. Matthews. 662-327- Wednesday Men’s Fellowship, Women’s Fellowship 5:30
1235 Concord Rd. Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. 1960 p.m., Thursday Character Building Programs 5:30 p.m.,
Robert L. Hamilton, Sr., Pastor. LIFE CHURCH — 419 Wilkins Wise Rd. Sunday Worship
Majors Alan and Sheryl Phillips, Commanding Officers.
COVENANT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 618 31st 10 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. For more information, call 662-
Ave. N. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m. Eugene 570-4171
Bramlett, Pastor. LOVE CITY FELLOWSHIP CHURCH — 305 Dr. Martin
Luther King Drive, Starkville. Sunday Worship 11 a.m., 301 Brooks Dr. Saturday Service 9 a.m., Sabbath School
Crawford. Sunday School 9:30 a.m. and service 10 a.m. Pastor Apostle Lamorris Richardson. 601-616-0311 10:30 a.m., Wednesday Prayer Meeting 6:30 p.m. Ray The McBryde Family
Elsberry, Pastor. 662-329-4311
Kathy Brackett, Pastor. 662-364-8848
Jefferson St., Macon. Sunday Service 10 a.m., Wednesday SALEM SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST — 826 15th St. N. 1120 Gardner Blvd. • 328-5776
Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday 6 Bible Study 6:30 p.m. Johnny Birchfield Jr., Senior Pastor. Saturday Sabbath School 9:30 a.m., Divine Worship 11
p.m. Rev. Carl Swanigan, Pastor. 662-493-2456 E-mail: a.m., Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Roscoe Shields, Pastor. 662-
Sunday bible study at 10:15 and morning worship at 11 a.m. MINISTRIES — Meets at Quality Inn, Hwy. 45 N. (Every 1st APOSTOLIC CHURCH
Minister Gary Shelton. and 3rd Sunday) Sunday School 10 a.m., Bible Study 10:30 TRUE FAITH DELIVERANCE MINISTRIES APOSTOLIC
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — 602 Main St. a.m., Worship 11 a.m. Pastor Robert Gavin, 662-327-9843 CHURCH — 3632 Hwy. 182 E. Sunday School 10:30 a.m., • RECYCLING SINCE 1956 •
Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship 8:45 & 11 a.m., Vespers & or 662-497-3434. Sunday 11:30 a.m., Tuesday 7:30 p.m., Wednesday Prayer Specializing in industrial accounts
Communion 4 p.m. (beginning Nov. 4) Rev. Jimmy Criddle, NEW COVENANT ASSEMBLY — 875 Richardson. Noon, Wednesday 7:30 p.m., Friday 7:30 p.m. 662-328-8176 973 Island Rd. 1-800-759-8570
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