From press reports
Patrick Warner of Louisville publically declared his candidacy for the Mississippi House of Representatives District 35 seat this week, which serves Attala, Choctaw, Webster, and Winston Counties.
Warner, who has been a career firefighter for eight years, … Read more
In the Feb. 11, 2015 edition of the Choctaw Plaindealer, in the cutline for the picture on the front page for the article “Celebration of Life Service held for Anthony Lucas”, the bench purchased to commemorate the life of Anthony … Read more
Two big deadlines faced House members made their way through the calendar. Thursday, February 12, was the deadline for Original Floor Action on general bills and constitutional amendments. If a bill was reported out of a committee but was not … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Jamarcus Bradley is quick to admit that he enjoyed visiting California, but when it came time to play football he wanted to be closer to home.
The 6-foot-2, 180-pound Bradley, who was heavily recruited by … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
The New York Times February 18, 1865 edition proclaimed “GLORIOUS NEWS; Triumphant March of Gen. Sherman. Columbia, S.C., Occupied on Friday Morning. Beauregard’s Forces Retreat as Our Troops Enter the Town. Large Quantities of Medical Stores … Read more
Charlotte Miller of McCool was the keynote speaker for the local chapters of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Founders’ Day Celebration in Oxford, MS. The program was held on January 17, 2015 at the … Read more
On Friday, January 9, 2015, the District Reading Fair was held at Weir Elementary School. The 1st place winners from Weir, French Camp and Ackerman Elementary Schools were the students to advance to the District Level. The following winners from … Read more
Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2015 include Thomas Bell of French Camp, ACT Achievement Incentive; and Phillip John Merryman of Kilmichael, ACT Regular Incentive, Leadership.… Read more
JACKSON, Miss. – Over the past 49 years, more than 10,000 of Mississippi’s top high school seniors have been honored by the M. B. Swayze Foundation Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program.
In celebration the 50th Anniversary of the STAR … Read more
Mississippi Youth Challenge Academy features a structured environment, with a focus on job training, social skills and self-discipline, critical in today’s tough job market.… Read more