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Holmes closes out 2015 season with 56-20 win

From school reports

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs put up over 600 yards of offense here today on the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers on Homecoming 2015 and picked up an impressive 56-20 win to end the 2015 … Read more

WES honor roll

Weir Elementary School
1st Nine Weeks Honor Roll

Superintendent’s List: 1st Grade: Chance Miller, Trenton Miller, Maddox Reeves, Mariah Shell, Zanaiya Woodard; 5th Grade: Markevious Hardin; 6th Grade: Isabella Juarez. … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides
infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

I have on file an article by Katherine Schulten titled “12 Ways to Learn Vocabulary with The New York Times.”
 
Schulten, the editor of The Learning Network, pointed out … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Ann Quint

Mary Ann Quint, 73, passed away Monday, October 19, 2015 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation was Thursday, October 22nd from 6-8 p.m. and Friday, October 23rd from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Chancellor Funeral Home in Florence. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Evelyn Crimm Mitchell

(July 4, 1926 – October 19, 2015)

Evelyn Crimm Mitchell , 89, died Monday, October 19, 2015, at Winona Manor in Winona. She was born July 4, 1926, in Choctaw County to Sara Mildred and John F. Crimm. She was … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Samuel Byron Stephenson

Samuel Byron Stephenson, 87, of McComb, passed away, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Beacham Memorial Hospital in Magnolia.

He was born July 12, 1928 in Choctaw County, MS. He was the son of William Walter “Walsie” and Mable Wells Stephenson. … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 53 miscellaneous incident reports and 18 incident offense reports last week.
  
10/17/15 Joseph Nailes W/M 9/28/79 APD Reckless Driving, Failure to Stop at Stop Sign, Driving W/Susp. D.L., Poss. of Beer & DUI … Read more