Local MSU Fall graduates

By Press Reports
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for each, based on a … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 02/03/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

To achieve a practical and natural use of advanced words in your vocabulary, they must be used in your thinking, speaking, and writing several times a day within one week. … Read more

A Thought for Today – 02/04/2015

Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, you must not eat from any tree in the garden?”

The woman said to … Read more

MSU Fall Semester Honor Roll

Students on the Mississippi State University’s President’s List achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/04/2015

Highway Dedication for Anthony Lucas
Feb. 4
A Highway Dedication program in memory of Anthony Lucas will be held on Wednesday, February 4 at 10:30 a.m. at the Ackerman Baptist Church Family Life Center. The public is invited to attend.… Read more

Ackerman man arrested on drug charges in Webster County

From Press & Staff Reports

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department made a felony drug arrest in January.

The arrest was made the evening of Jan. 10 when sheriff’s deputies and the department’s K9 unit were performing a safety checkpoint on … Read more

Wonders of the winter stars on display at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “WONDERS OF THE WINTER STARS!”. This presentation will be given on Friday, February 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/04/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 34 miscellaneous incident reports and 14 incident offense reports last week.

1/23/15         Mike Ray    w/m       725/63      CSO        domestic violence
1/23/15       Joe Morrow        w/m      6/7/89      CSO     poss of marijuana, poss of beer, susp D.L. & … Read more