Local EMCC graduates named

East Mississippi Community College held 2014 fall graduation ceremonies Dec. 12 at its Scooba and Golden Triangle campuses. The ceremonies included students who graduated during the summer and fall semesters at the Scooba, Golden Triangle, Columbus Air Force Base, Naval … Read more

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza going strong

by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza is going strong. Stop by the Choctaw Animal Clinic, Forget Me Not Florist, Guns and Roses Pawn Shop, Main Street Fabrics, Southern Charm and Tonya Barlow Jewelry for … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/17/14

Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Arkansas State at Mississippi State
Women’s College Basketball
11 a.m. — Mississippi State at … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/17/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I encourage you to visit the website titled Reader’s Digest: Word Power. This webpage provides vocabulary building words from the monthly family magazine’s “Word Power” column, audio pronunciations of each … Read more

In Our Community – 12/17/14

God’s Love
By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God love is like a red Amarylis plant it beautiful to the one who behold it. Thank you heavenly father for your son Jesus Christ I will forever praise your Holy name!!!… Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/17/14

Toy Drive for Blair Batson Children’s Hospital Dec. 18
New toys for newborn to high school aged children are being collected to create gift bags-“Santa bags”-for patients hospitalized at Blair Batson Children’s Hospital over the holidays. These bags are delivered, … Read more

Protect yourself against IRS phone scam

From Press and Staff Reports

Thousands of taxpayers, including some in Webster County, have been the target of phone calls in the “largest-ever” phone fraud scam from scammers calling, impersonating IRS agents.

This phone scam is just one of the … Read more