A Hero's Welcome
Tunica touched by pilgrim’s progress
When the idea of making a pilgrimage from Quebec to Mexico came to Anne-Marie Michel, she couldn’t shake the feeling that it was something she must do. And as she rests in the home of a Tunica County resident, Michel says she is glad that the Lord directed her on this path.
Michel, 34, embarked on her journey from Canada on May 27, 2010 with many hopes and miles in front of her. Ultimately, her mission is to make a statement against abortion, as she will conclude her pilgrimage at the shrine honoring the protector of unborn children.
Delta Day: Eighth anniversary of fun
What makes the Mississippi Delta unique? Come see for yourself at a celebration of all things Delta on Oct. 16, 2010 in downtown Tunica’s Rivergate Park.
The free festival is sponsored by Tunica Main Street.
Delta Day begins early with a 5K run/walk at 8 a.m. For the second year, the Delta Dogs 5K benefitting the Tunica Humane Society will get people dashing from Veteran’s Park through parts of historic Tunica. Awards will be presented to the top three runners, the fastest runner in each age group and the fastest walker.
RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION AND GRATITUDE FOR EXEMPLARY PUBLIC SERVICE OF BETTY GAYLE FIELDS
WHEREAS, Betty Gayle Fields has served Tunica County as Tunica County Tax Assessor and Collector for over fourteen years and as an employee of Tunica County, Mississippi for over thirty years; and
WHEREAS, Betty Gayle Fields, throughout her public service to Tunica County, has displayed the highest degrees of professionalism and integrity; and
WHEREAS, Betty Gayle Fields has served as an example to the public officials of Tunica County, Mississippi and other counties; and
WHEREAS, Betty Gayle Fields has treated all persons with dignity and respect; and
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