Monthly Archives: March 2014

Broken Wings over Choctaw County

Photos by Daniel Brunty
One of the many ministries of Broken Wings is the Food Pantry. The Pantry, which is part of the Baptist Association, serves the residents of Choctaw County by providing emergency food assistance by referral only.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Broken Wings Ministries, Inc. and its subsidiaries have been providing service to Choctaw County residents for years. With Christian-based volunteers ready and … Read more

The ABCs of French Camp Academy

Photos by Sylvia Dickson
Pioneer Day is a great event to attend if you like food, crafts, music, skillet throwing and crosscut saw competitions. Mark your calendar for May 10 to stroll through the French Camp Historic District.

By Sylvia Dickson

In 1885 the foundation was laid for a boarding school in central Mississippi. In 2014, 129 years later, that foundation still stands the test of time: French Camp Academy is solidly … Read more

Second Annual Take Pride in America Day

Volunteers of Take Pride in America Day helped clean up around Choctaw Lake on March 1.

by Press and Staff Reports

The Tombigbee National Forest hosted the second annual “Take Pride in America Day” at Choctaw Lake Recreation Area on Saturday, March 1.  Take Pride in America’s mission is to increase the… Read more

Lady Chargers take down Calhoun City

Abbie Paten at the bat

Submitted by Lucretia Moss

The Lady Chargers played host to Calhoun City on Tuesday, March 18.  In JV action, Halle Ruth Stevenson was on the mound for the Chargers and led the … Read more