Monthly Archives: June 2013

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Students in one of my public speaking classes will be watching and reading Hamlet; in the other section they will be watching and reading As You Like it. I am … Read more

The Civil War – Vicksburg and Brandy Station

Submitted by C. J. Johnson


In an effort to aid Vicksburg, Confederate troops led by General Henry McCulloch attacked the Federal post at Milliken’s Bend, Louisiana, across the River from Vicksburg. Earlier, the outpost was important to General Grant … Read more

Historical Highlight Luncheon planned

By Press Reports


The June Historical Highlight Luncheon at French Camp Presbyterian Church will be on Tuesday, June 11 at noon.

The speaker with be Mr. Bill Adams, former French Camp Academy Business Administrator and Executive V.P. of Operations … Read more

Local students among UMMC’s grads

From the University of Mississippi Medical Center Division of Public Affairs


A record 681 physicians, dentists, nurses, allied health professionals and graduate students in the health sciences were awarded degrees during the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s 57th Commencement … Read more

Calendar of Events

Driver Ed.


Classes will be July 8-July 26, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., daily. Cost $150. Students receive ½ credit. Students are responsible for obtaining driving permit or drivers license before assigned driving time. Contact Lynn Scribner at the school 285-4101 … Read more


Mrs. Katie Mae Dorman

Funeral services for Katie Mae Dorman,99, of Poplar Creek will be at 2:00 p.m. on 
Wednesday, June 5, at Bethany Church of God near Poplar Creek, with burial 
following in Bethany Cemetery. Dr. Duran Palmertree, assisted … Read more

MDEQ awards grant to Choctaw County

From press reports


The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has awarded Choctaw County a solid waste assistance grant of $27,060 that will be used by the county for a solid waste enforcement officer and to clean up illegal … Read more

VBS at FC Presbyterian

By Press Reports

VBS at French Camp Presbyterian Church will be Tuesday – Friday, June 18-21, 9 am-11:30 am for K – 6th grade. This year’s theme is Kingdom Chronicles: Standing Strong in the Battle for Truth published by Answers … Read more