Submitted by C.J. Johnson
The second half of May 1865 was full of events related to amnesty for Southerners and the beginning of Reconstruction of the Union.
On May 14, President Andrew Johnson issued a proclamation which granted a conditional … Read more
From Staff & Press Reports
A memorial service was held Sunday afternoon on the campus of the former Wood College in Mathiston for Dr. Felix Sutphin, who served as its president for 30 years.
Sutphin, of Union, died May 18 … Read more
From press reports
There is a familiar sound that echoes from the Pap’s Place annex the first weekend in June – BINGO!!! And it really gets interesting when more than one person shouts it at the same time.
For years … Read more
By Austin Bishop
There are certainly a lot of folks in Starkville who are happy that legendary high school football coach Ricky Woods is returning to Mississippi to be the head coach of the Starkville Yellowjackets, but they … Read more
By Austin Bishop
A pair of local athletes were among those recognized by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger and were invited to the Best of Mississippi Preps Banquet on Thursday at the Jackson Convention Complex.
The guest speaker for the … Read more
Submitted by Dottie Dewberry
The Maben Home and Garden Club ladies congregated at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mansfield, located on the Waverly Golf Course, in West Point for the club year finale this past May 19, 2015.… Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 69 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports this week.… Read more
French Camp Academy
Honor Roll 4th Quarter 2014-15
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Renew and Pursue Women’s Conference May 29
The Ackerman Church of God will host a Renew and Pursue Women’s Conference May 29-30, 2015 featuring Special Speaker Jan Aldridge. Praise/Worship by ACOG Praise Team. Friday night services begin at 7pm and … Read more
By Ruth Nowlin
Just watched a video made of a lady telling her grandson about life and how it was in her day as a child, teenager and adult. How I identified with it! She really told it … Read more