Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Dept filed 56 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week.

5/13/16 Consuela Bedford B/F 7/8/94 Maben PD Simple Assault & Disorderly Conduct

5/13/16 Keyria Calmes B/F 4/19/91 Maben PD Simple Assault & Disorderly … Read more

NTP participates in Click It or Ticket program

From Press Reports

The Natchez Trace Parkway will join state and local law enforcement agencies in supporting an aggressive national “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement campaign. Signs reminding the public to wear their seat belts have been placed … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan

Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

In a flight from Minneapolis to Memphis, Tim Wildmon, the President of American Family Radio (AFR), was perplexed because the blue dot on Maps, displayed on his iPad, was following … Read more

Diabetes Prevention Program offered

By Juli Hughes

MSU Extension Service

Mississippians at risk for type two diabetes can learn how to make needed lifestyle changes during a yearlong program at the Mississippi State University Extension office in Choctaw County.

The Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) … Read more

Pet of the Week



Jackson is a 5-month-old Australian Shepherd mix. He is very sweet and playful. His adoption fee is $60. Jackson has been neutered, vaccinated, microchipped and started on preventatives. Several others pets, including numerous puppies and kittens are available at … Read more

WES April Chargers In Charge

They were selected based on the character trait for the month of April: Integrity Pictured back row (left to right): La’Mia Miller, Shamiya Fair, Isabella Juarez, Johnathon Ricardo, Davonte Miller, Miley Dossett Front row (left to right): Ariaha Jordan, Tiana … Read more

WES May Chargers in Charge

Pictured in front (left to right): Braelyn Hernandez, Loghan Cook, Cameron Loden, Tristan Clark, Jamarion Baldridge Rear: Erionna Dobbs, Z’Kerria Lampkin, Hudson Bufford, Markia Holmes, Mariey Robinson HernandezCook01Read more

Holmes graduates

Choctaw County native graduates from the Holmes CC Grenada Campus ADN program

Nash01The Grenada Campus of Holmes Community College held a Pinning Ceremony for the graduating Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Class of 2016 Thursday, May 12 at The Corey Forum. … Read more