News

E911 Calls

Aug. 3
3:38 p.m., College St., APD Other, APD
8:33 p.m., N. Commerce St., APD Other, APD
8:51 p.m., E. Cherry St., Medical Call, EMS
10:28 p.m., Raburn Rd., Welfare Check, CSO
11:13 p.m., Gladney St., Unwanted Person, WPD

Aug. … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 27 incident offense reports and 174 miscellaneous incident reports for the past three weeks.
 
7/22/16 Justin Summers W/M 10/29/88 MDOC Hold for MDOC

7/22/16 Tiffany Self W/F 9/11/84 CSO Switched Tag, Careless Driving & … Read more

In our community

That’s Life
By Ruth Nowlin

Second in series
“Prof” Griffin

Fast forward from last week to the fall of 1949. I had just finished the 8th grade at Reform (now elementary school) and was to enter high school at Ackerman. … Read more

Are we ready for some football…Scarves?

Screen shot 2016-08-16 at 1.00.18 AMSubmitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State University Extension – Choctaw County

To say that football is important in the United States is an understatement.

To say that football is important in Mississippi is a creed that might be taught from … Read more

Use of ENDS increases nicotine exposure

August 8, 2016

Jackson, Miss. – Today, Mississippi State Health Officer Mary Currier, MD, MPH, joins the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in calling electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), including electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), devices which increase nicotine exposure … Read more

Wildcats hoping to revive offensive attack in 2016

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

With one of its biggest weapons graduated, the Louisville High School offense will have to find a way to produce points during 2016.

One of Louisville’s biggest advantages the past two years, both offensively … Read more

Mullen reflects on recent scrimmage

Mississippi State football went through its first scrimmage of preseason camp on August in Davis Wade Stadium before going through a two-hour workout in helmets and shorts on Friday.

The Bulldogs held their final two-a-day of camp on Saturday at … Read more