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December 4, 2021

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Saturday’s HealthFest events promote awareness

30-year vegan, lecturer, public health nutritionist and author, Tracye McQuirter, MPH, held court Saturday during HealthFest in Marshall. McQuirter shared her story of being a ‘veteran’ vegan, as well as discussed being a vegan in the African-American culture. Marshall Fire Chief Reggie Cooper was on hand for the sessions. Cooper had been diagnosed with diabetes,

Marshall citizens prove phones used for more than chatting

As technology today is ever changing and advancing, one must be up on all the techniques, new ‘toys’ and how to use them. Take the cell phone for an example. The device was once used just for emergency conversations – or conversations with voices I should say. Now, people text, find directions, check out news,

Marshall citizens’ vote in impromptu social media survey – Chic-Fil-A wanted.

As the city of Marshall continues to grow, thanks to I-20 and Hwys 59 and 80 running beside or right through the city, citizens look forward to the addition of businesses, recreation and more restaurants. In a recent, informal social media discussion about what they would like to see come to the city – a

Social media helps Marshall Police arrest wanted person

Early Friday morning, March 18, the Marshall Police Department posted a video through Youtube, Facebook and local media asking for help in locating a fugitive, Megan Rene Meredith. She was wanted on a felony warrant of burglary of a habitation. By 10:30 a.m., the MPD phone lines and the Marshall-Harrison County Crimestoppers’ line were jammed

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