Monthly Archives: July 2014

‘MARS:The Red Planet’ program set

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “MARS:The Red Planet!” This new presentation will be given on Friday, July 11, 2014, starting at

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Recently I came upon the word cynosure, pronounced “SIGH-nuh-sure” or “SIN-uh-sure.” This noun means something that gets attention because of its brilliance and interest. Something that provides guidance or direction…

MSU announces local graduates

By Press Reports Mississippi State University announces graduates for the 2014 spring term for Choctaw County. Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and