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How do you feel about the city elections?

Do you feel the city elections ran smoothly on Tuesday night? If not, what could have been done to improve the situation?

Which issues are the most important in the upcoming city election?

West Point's elections will be on May 2. What are the most important factors you're looking for in a candidate? What are the biggest issues facing the city?

Trumps first few days as president: your thoughts?

President Donald Trump has been in office for nine days now. How do you feel it's going so far?

Trump seven weeks from inauguration

With President-Elect Donald Trump just a few weeks from taking office, how do you feel about the state of our country headed into 2017?

City to host hearing for digital billboards

Digital Billboards are once again on the agenda for the West Point Board of Selectmen. The board will host a hearing for public comment on the matter at its November meeting. What are your thoughts on digital billboards in the West Point city limits? If you are in favor of having them, where do you think would be the best place for them to go?

38th Annual Prairie Arts Festival

Sat. Sept. 3rd-The festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in downtown West Point. Including Fine arts, crafts, down-home southern cooking, live music, Classic Cards, Kidsville and much more. The Prairie Arts Festival features more than 600 exhibits.

Montgomery Leadership Program accepting applications for 2017 class

The Montgomery Leadership Program (MLP) at Mississippi State is accepting applications, including references, until Sept. 20 for the next class of student leaders beginning in spring 2017. MLP Fellows undergo a three-semester study of leadership skills and strategies while actively engaging in their community through service.

Taking Mississippi oysters leads to $10,000 fine

Today, it’s legally OK for security guards to pack handguns in churches, but plucking oysters from Mississippi waters after sunset could lead to a $10,000 fine. Your thoughts?

Lebron James: Yay or Nay?

Has the recent Lebron James NBA Championship victory changed your tune about the controversial figure?

Gun Control: Your thoughts?

Following the weekend mass shooting at an Orlando night club, gun control is once again a major topic of discussion everywhere from national media to local communities. Do you feel America's current gun control laws are enough, too much or too little?