Movie Night in Ackerman

Approximately 30 adults and children came out to watch ‘Home Run’ at the community center in Ackerman on September 4.… Read more

Thought for Today – 9/17/2014

By Ernestine Kennedy

There is therefore no condemnation to them, which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the spirit. For the low of the spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free … Read more

Back to Moderation, the Order of the Day

Written By Carla C. Stanford, PhD, CFLE, Regional Health Specialist
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County 285-6337

It seems that people get “on a kick” and they won’t let go until they are completely … Read more

School Board approves consent agenda

By Press and Staff Reports

The Choctaw County School Board met September 8 and approved Board policy JRCA and the financial reports.

In the consent agenda the board approved:… Read more

Statewide test results available

From Press Results

Statewide test results for the 2014 Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition and the Subject Area Testing Program, Second Edition are now available to the public.

Passing rates for each public school district as well as for the … Read more

63rd French Camp Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival will be held in French Camp, MS on Saturday, October 11, 2014, in the Natchez Trace Historic District. French Camp is located on the Natchez Trace Parkway at the intersection of Hwy 413, near mile marker 181.… Read more

Civil War – The Shenandoah Valley Campaign

Submitted by C.J. Johnson provides history on fighting in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. “Retaining control of the Shenandoah Valley was a critical task for the Confederate army throughout the Civil War. Known as the breadbasket of the Confederacy, the fertile … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary 9/17/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Vocabulary gets you results! The “Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently” website cited a study by Johnson O’Connor in which he observed individuals in various walks of life. O’Conner … Read more

Jail Docket – 9/17/2014

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 66 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports last week.… Read more