The McNairy County Fair was held last week, and despite the rain, saw a decent turnout.
The Selmer 9-10 year-old All-Stars came up big last week as they beat the Savannah All-Stars twice in a double-header to win the District 7 championship.
Walter Ogden McGill, the Guys pastor who has been in the news recently for his feud with the Seventh-day Adventist Church over trademark issues, is being held at the Central Detention Center in San Bernardino, Calif. on contempt charges after refusing to comply with a May 20 deadline of a federal court order. He is ineligible for bail, according to inmate records gathered by the Redlands-LomaLinda Patch.
The candidates for McNairy County Mayor debated last Thursday in Selmer and found broad agreement on the issues.
Democratic nominee Ronnie Brooks and Republican nominee Tom Cauley talked about jobs, schools and animal control, among other issues.