Box featured entertainment at Pine Tree Music Fest


From press reports

After graduating from Mississippi State in 1995, he borrowed his daddy’s gray F150, took Hwy. 415 to the Natchez Trace and took a right.
Mark Box was headed to Nashville, but he wasn’t going there to “make … Read more

Voter ID required for election

From Staff Reports

With the June 3rd Primary Elections upcoming, Choctaw County residents should be aware of new changes that are required for them to place their votes and let their voices be heard.
Beginning with the June 3, 2014, … Read more

Historical highlight luncheon to be held

Irene Taylor

By Mary Nell Coblentz

French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday, June 3. noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church.  (Note: The June meeting will be the first Tuesday rather than the second Tuesday of the month.)
The guest … Read more

Head Start awarded certificate for service

The Reform Head Start Staff pose with their certificate received for its work with children on May 9.

From press reports

The Reform Head Start Staff received a certificate for its dedicated service to the children and families of Mississippi on May 9.
The Head Start held its annual “Fun Day” on May 15. The children enjoyed playing … Read more

Health awareness

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, Rho Nu Chapter participated in the Sixth Annual Community Health Awareness Day sponsored by CSLC (Community Student Learning Center) in Lexington, MS  on May 17, 2014 as part of the Z- Hope Project: Nutritious Nibbles. … Read more

NRG help

Pictured are Ruby (Librarian) and Stacey Thornton (NRG Choctaw Station Plant Administrator).

NRG Energy Choctaw County Generating Station in French Camp provided a donation to the Choctaw County Public Library on May 22. The donation to the library will provide … Read more

Education notes


Chelsea Collins Inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

From press reports

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Chelsea Leann Collins of Weir was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 41 miscellaneous incident reports and 13 incident reports last week.

  • 5/15/14  issic Starks  B/M  10/25/86    CSO   Bond revoked & NISI/Bad check
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Pets and Exhibitors for June Fest Pet Show

Ginny Lucas
Pet Show Chairman

Sponsored by the 20th Century Club, the Pet Show is a very popular event that is held each year in conjunction with the Pine Tree Music Fest. This year the Pet Show will be … Read more