News

CCHS retirees honored

retirement pic

Choctaw County High School recently held a Come-and-Go Retirement Reception for (l to r) Counselor Lynn Scribner, Mathematics Teacher Carolyn Lindley, Special Ed. Teacher Linda Reed, and Special Ed. Teacher Robert Mamrak, on… Read more

Calendar of events

FUMC Homecoming

May 24
First Unity United Methodist Church will hold their 3rd Annual Homecoming Celebration on May 24 at 3 p.m. The guest speaker will be … Read more

Reform School Reunion

From press reports

It is once again time for the annual Reform School Reunion. It is scheduled to be held at the Sherwood Community Center on Sunday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Community Center is located … Read more

Number of voter IDs issued tops 1,000 in state

From press reports

Jackson, Miss.—The number of Mississippi Voter ID cards issued has reached 1,011.
 “Our research shows only 0.8% of Mississippians lack acceptable photo ID.  Our Agency and the Circuit Clerks have been diligently working to reach these voters … Read more

Jail docket

THE Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 25 miscellaneous incident reports and 12 incident offense reports last week.… Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

“Alison’s House” earned Susan Glaspell (1876-1948) the 1931 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The fictitious story about a famous poet, who has been deceased 18 years, takes place on the last … Read more