Alyssa Pritchett of Ackerman recently served as a page for the Mississippi House of Representatives. Pages generally run errands for officials and House staff. Alyssa is… Read more
Photos by Daniel Brunty
Residents at the Choctaw County Nursing Center were treated to a special Valentine’s Day party. … Read more
Ackerman Elementary School announces … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
On January 9, 2014 all seven of the Miles first cousins, grandchildren of Jasper Alford Winsted Miles and his wife Alma Mattie King, gathered in Weir to … Read more
February is Heart Disease Awareness Month, and among the many things you can do to prevent heart disease, quitting smoking is ranked at the top of the list.
Every year in Mississippi, smoking accounts for … Read more
By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood
Two big deadlines faced House members this week as they made their way through the Calendar. Thursday, February 13, was the deadline for Original Floor Action on general bills and constitutional amendments. If … Read more
From Press Reports
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality has awarded the Golden Triangle Regional Solid Waste Management Authority a $90,000 waste tire grant.
The authority will use… Read more
Noon-1 p.m. at Choctaw County Extension Office (interactive video). Dr. Wayne Porter will discuss different … Read more
After much discussion, the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors approved to hire the Horne Group to perform the required Miss. Code 41-13-15 (8) hospital study.
The board met in a quick meeting February … Read more