4-County awards first Foundation donation

4-County Foundation Board members, from left, Deanie Graves and Kathy Howell, present Chris Coleman with a $5,000 check recently for the Choctaw County Fire Services.

From press reports

Choctaw County Fire Services Coordinator Chris Coleman wasn’t sure how he was going to get the additional protective gear and equipment his firefighters needed when serving citizens under their watch. Thanks to the 4-County Foundation, Coleman and … Read more

CCCTC students do well in recent competitions

These students attended the FCCLA Competition/Conference held in Jackson, MS.  The students are from left to right Peyton Hunt, Sydney Pinnix, Kaylin Stevens, Paige Hitt, Kayla Hannah, Krysta Butler, Breana Montgomery, Tyron Dotson, and Malcolm Robertson

Culinary Arts:
In March, Ms. Sharon James’ Culinary Arts students from the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center competed at the state level in Jackson, MS.

The culinary program had two teams and five individuals to compete in the FCCLA … Read more

First Impressions Grant applications available now

Photos by Donna McKay
Broken Wings Ministry was awarded a First Impressions Grant last year to improve their curb appeal, improve the parking area and to erect two signs for better visibility.

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will be administering the First Impressions Grant Program with the support of the Choctaw County Economic Development District. Grant applications can be requested by contacting the Chamber of … Read more

School District Wax Museum Biography presentation a big hit

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French Camp Elementary first and fifth grade students worked together to perform a Wax Museum biography presentation for parents, grandparents, and friends on Thursday, April 16, 2015.

The first graders read biographies and then completed a time line, Lego character … Read more

Flea market fun

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The MSU Extension Service of Choctaw County held its Choctaw County Flea Market on April 11 located at the parking lot on Main Street in Ackerman. … Read more

Impact: Solar System encounters at Rainwater Observatory


Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this season called, “IMPACT: SOLAR SYSTEM ENCOUNTERS”. This presentation will be given on Friday, May 8, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, director of Rainwater … Read more