Today in History
(National News ~ 08/05/18)
Today is Sunday, Aug. 5, the 217th day of 2018. There are 148 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 5, 1962, South African anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela was arrested on charges of leaving the country without a passport and inciting workers to strike; it was the beginning of 27 years of imprisonment...
Out of the past: Aug. 5
(Out of the Past ~ 08/05/18)
The start of school at Delta has been postponed three weeks due in part to flooding; the first day of classes is scheduled for Sept. 7 instead of Aug. 19; the communities of Allenville and Dutchtown, both virtually cut off by the flooding Mississippi, are part of the district...
Stories from Sunday, August 5, 2018
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