In Our Community – 03/16/2016

Ruth Nowlin

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

Please bear in mind that the following thoughts are my own and that while I don’t want someone else (even family members) to infringe on my political leanings I have no intention to try to … Read more

DAR Good Citizens


At the February meeting of the Old Choctaw County Chapter, NSDAR these students were given the DAR Good Citizen Award; Parker Blaylock, Eupora High School; … Read more

Family Gathering

standing left to right:  W. A. Miles, Betty Sellers, Bobbye Curtis.  seated:  Donald Cole, Faye Coleman

The annual Miles Cousins Dinner was held earlier this year, at the home of Mrs. Faye Coleman in Weir. W. A. Miles, only child of Winston Miles, Faye and brother John Miles Johnson, children of Stella Lela Miles Johnson, Bobbye … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/16/2016

Prep Baseball
5:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Louisville
Fast-Pitch Softball
3:30 p.m. — East Webster at Pontotoc
6 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Taylorsville… Read more

School Menus – 03/16/2016

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk)

Choctaw County Breakfast
(All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers)
Monday, Mar.21: Sausage & Pancake on a Stick, Sausage Pizza
Tuesday, Mar. 22: Breakfast Sliders, Cini … Read more

Lady Bulldogs drop two to EMCC

From school reports

The visiting Holmes Community College fast-pitch softball suffered two losses last week to East Mississippi Community College 8-4 and 5-1.

With the losses, the Lady Bulldogs fell to 6-10-1. Holmes was set to host East Central on … Read more

Chamber to host free Marketing Seminar

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

Are you looking for ways to market your business? Do you wish you knew the tricks to get customers to notice your social media posts? If you answered yes, then the Marketing to Grow Your … Read more

Area Head Start reopenings delayed

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times

WINONA — Since mid-January, seven Head Start centers have been reopened by interim administrator Community Development Institute Head Start; however, centers in Duck Hill and Vaiden, as well as three … Read more