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Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 9/3/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

A friend of mine and I were discussing music and he mentioned Procol Harum, a pop-rock group formed in England. PH’s first Top 40 hit was A Whiter Shade of … Read more

Movie Night set in Ackerman Sept. 4

By Press and Staff Reports

Tomorrow night, Thursday, September 4, will be Movie Night in Ackerman. Everyone is invited to attend the free Movie Night at 6:30 p.m. at the Choctaw County Community Center to watch “Home Run.”… Read more

FC to host Beth Moore Simulcast

By Sylvia Dickson

French Camp Presbyterian Church will host the Living Proof live simulcast with Beth Moore on Saturday, September 13, at the Hall Lodge of French Camp Academy. Activities will begin at 7:45 a.m. with a light breakfast and … Read more

Red Hills Mine donates to Camp of the Rising Son

The Red Hills Min donated Bermuda grass hay from the reclaimed prime farmlands to the Camp of the Rising Son in French Camp. This is just one of many ways the Red Hills Mine contributes to the community.

Submitted by The Red Hills Mine

The Red Hills Mine(RHM) is owned and operated by the Mississippi Lignite Mining Company, a subsidiary of The North American Coal Corporation. Mine development began in 1998 with commercial lignite delivery beginning in early … Read more

Mississippi Teen Smoking rate declines

Smoking among middle school students in Mississippi is declining. According to the Mississippi State University Social Science Research Center, in 2013 4.1 percent of middle school students were current smokers, a decrease of over 20 percent from 1998.… Read more