With the recent tragedy at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, many area churches are reevaluating — and in some cases increasing — security measures to protect citizens as they worship.
Jon Maynard, who oversees community development in Oxford, told members of the Kosciusko-Attala Partnership last week that the focus of local development should be attracting numerous small businesses, not large employers.
Local retailers set for Small Business Saturday
Those participating in Shop Small Saturday are Sullivan’s, RBR, Dakota Rose Boutique, Magnolia Boutique, SBS, Coghlan's Jewelers, Patterson Jewelers, Pickle’s Drug Store, Piggles and Attala Co-Op.
The Crestview Church congregation will hold its first services in their new hilltop facilities this Sunday. The occasion has been eight years on the making.