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Brett Campbell, Author at Daily Leader

Opinion

To any daddy out there

I’ve written and talked about my earthly daddy so many times, and I could do so any day. He’s been a fantastic example to me, ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Saturday, June 19, 2021 4:00 pm

Obits

Charles Alvin Hamilton

Funeral service for Mr. Charles Alvin Hamilton will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at Zion Hill Baptist Church in Copiah County. Visitation is ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Saturday, June 19, 2021 1:34 pm

Galleries

Area churches, children celebrate summer with Vacation Bible Schools

First Baptist Brookhaven and Easthaven Baptist Church are just two of many area churches conducting Vacation Bible Schools this summer. Read more

by Brett Campbell, Saturday, June 19, 2021 10:00 am

Galleries

Biologist, researcher visits library summer reading program

On Friday, the Lincoln County Library had a visitor from the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science. This year’s summer reading program theme is “Tails and ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Saturday, June 19, 2021 10:00 am

News

Extension volunteer celebrates 60-plus years’ service

Louise Brumfield has volunteered with the Lincoln County Extension Office for more than 60 years. A member of the Auburn community in southwest Lincoln County, ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Saturday, June 19, 2021 8:00 am

News

Police investigating 2 shootings

Brookhaven police are investigating two shooting incidents that occurred Thursday and Friday. Around 11:20 p.m. Thursday, June 17, Phoenix Collins, 25, was in front of ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Friday, June 18, 2021 7:54 pm

News

Tropical storms moving into the area today

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to move into the area today as Tropical Disturbance 3 moves toward the Gulf Coast. Heavy rainfall and windy conditions ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Friday, June 18, 2021 11:00 am

News

5 local banks receive grants to invest in communities

Bank of Brookhaven is one of five banks in the area to receive a grant of $1.82 million dollars recently. The grants — intended to ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Friday, June 18, 2021 10:00 am

News

Early morning house fire draws all units

An early morning fire Friday destroyed a home at 904 East Independence St. Brookhaven Fire Department fire fighters were dispatched around 5 a.m. to the ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Friday, June 18, 2021 9:05 am

News

Juneteenth parade postponed due to likely severe weather

The 2021 Brookhaven parade to celebrate Juneteenth has been postponed due to likely severe weather, according to NAACP #5268 president, the Rev. Dr. Rico Cain. ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Friday, June 18, 2021 8:00 am

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