The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 96 miscellaneous incident reports and 6 incident offense reports this week.… Read more
By Amy Barefield
MSU School of Human Sciences
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Success in school depends more on the 16 hours spent outside the classroom than many parents may realize. Physical, emotional and social factors at home contribute significantly to academic … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Bulldogs of Holmes Community College were set to open the 2015 football season in Raymond on Thursday as they traveled to take on Hinds Community College.
Holmes finished 4-5 overall last season and 3-3 … Read more
THURS, AUG. 27
4/5 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
4/6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Philadelphia… Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
What is iambic pentameter (eye-AM-bik pen-TAM-uh-tur)? Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary defines the noun iamb, which has been in English since 1586, as a metrical foot consisting of one short syllable … Read more
By Evangelist Francie Hemphill
God’s love is like a diamond ring, it is valuable to the one who owns it. Thank you Heavenly Father for everything you do for us. Every good and perfect gift comes from you. … Read more
Submitted by Ladonna Caffey
Greetings and salutations are extended to all of the descendants of Joseph Harvey and Epsey Adline Peeples Woods.
Everyone is invited to gather at the fellowship hall of Soul’s Haven Church for food, fun and fellowship … Read more
From school reports
OXFORD – After ranking as the No. 1 scoring defense in the country last year, the Ole Miss Rebels are expecting more of the same, if not an improvement, in 2015.
“I’m pleased we’ve got about everything … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
The last official act of Governor Clark, as recorded in his official journal, bears date of May 22, 1865, and is the appointment of William L. Sharkey, William Yerger and Thomas J. Wharton as commissioners to … Read more
Submitted Contact: Choctaw County High School
Choctaw County High School will be “Going Green for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Awareness” on Friday, August 28th at the first home high school football game and Tuesday, September 1st at the first home … Read more