Drop off

7-2 Ackerman Baptist honored-Shoe box

Ackerman Baptist honored for Samaritan Purse Shoe Box drop-off
Bro. Danny Irvin, Pastor and … Read more

Pet of the week

7-2 Pet of the Week

This is three of a litter of 7 puppies. They are 5 1/2 weeks old and will be ready to go… Read more

Mississippi writes, Mississippi reads

By Jan Ballard
Choctaw County
MSU Extension Service

When one looks at the ranking of Mississippi on various lists of accomplishments, it would appear that our state often “wins” the position of 49th or 50th. Even in watching … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed seven miscellaneous incident reports and 18… Read more

The Civil War – Confederates head toward Washington

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The only Confederate victory in the North occurred at Monocacy, Maryland in July 1864. The following account comes from
“On June 12, 1864, Lee created the Army of the Valley from his own command and … Read more

‘MARS:The Red Planet’ program set

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “MARS:The Red Planet!” This new presentation will be given on Friday, July 11, 2014, starting at … Read more