“Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.” This piece of scripture from Mark 12:31 reflects the nature of the residents of Choctaw County, as many rushed to the aid of neighboring Winston County after … Read more
The Town of French Camp held a prayer service for National Day of Prayer on May 1 at the French Camp Town Hall. A total of 22 people attended the event. The opening was given by Mayor Glen Barlow. He … Read more
Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate moms. It is also a great time for moms to remember the important role they play in influencing the choices their kids make regarding tobacco use. Unfortunately, tobacco use among women remains a … Read more
The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors have purchased a new fire truck for the Union Volunteer Fire Department this past week during their monthly board meeting on April 30.
The new fire truck was … Read more
The Ackerman Elementary School 6th grade students have worked hard this year, and their efforts did not go unnoticed. Students’ good behavior was recognized, and they were rewarded with a special 3-day trip to Chattanooga, Tenn.
During … Read more
Andy Young is the first to admit he didn’t initially take the early warnings of a storm headed toward Winston County seriously.
As soon as Choctaw County High School let out early last Monday … Read more
The fourth grade students of the Choctaw County School District celebrated Arbor Day this past Friday with the Red Hills Mine and the Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District. With Arbor Day usually … Read more