From press reports
The gun deer season for youth hunters 15 years of age and younger begins November 5 across Mississippi. This season provides youth hunters with the first firearms opportunity at Mississippi’s abundant deer herd this hunting season. Youth … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 132 Miscellaneous Incident reports and 26 Incident Offense reports these last two weeks
10/29/16 Caladriuli Latrece Dotson, B/F, 1/21/90, CSO, Bench warrant/possession of beer
10/31/16 Zachery Orr, W/M, 9/16/94, CSO, speeding, MVL, & no … Read more
Jackson, Miss.—More than 28,300 votes were cast by students in the Secretary of State’s 2016 Promote the Vote mock election.
The results of the mock election are as follows:
· Republican nominee Donald Trump received about 49.2 percent of … Read more
Submitted by Michelle Whitman
This week marks the nationwide release of author Sister Alies Therese’s interesting books: “Contemplative Drawing and the Gifts of Mercy,” an interactive, religious art book that will be available in hardback this week, and “Home Sweet … Read more
Submitted by Lara Bowman
The Enterprise of Mississippi
Red Hills Operations, a subsidiary of Southern Company, donated $20,000 to The Enterprise of Mississippi to support the economic development efforts of Choctaw and Webster Counties.
Red Hills Operations is the operator … Read more
By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce
How far can you throw a frozen turkey? Come to the Turkey Toss in the depot parking lot on Main Street in Ackerman at 5pm on Thursday, November 10th to find out. No entry … Read more
Submitted by Nita Foust
Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
The residents and staff of Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center participated in a Breast Cancer Awareness Parade and Balloon Release on Friday, October 28.
The residents and staff of Choctaw Nursing
… Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Honorable Joseph H. Loper, Jr. and The Honorable George M. Mitchell, Jr.
The Fifth Circuit Court District Judicial Drug Court held its first ever Drug Court Graduation at the Choctaw County Courthouse Nov. 1.
The Honorable … Read more
By Amanda McBride/Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce
Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers will perform a free public concert on Thursday, November 10 at 6pm in downtown Ackerman. The concert is part of Turkey & Tinsel (Christmas Open House) and … Read more
Library paraprofessionals from across Mississippi recently attended Librarianship 101 at the Mississippi Library Commission to learn the skills they need to better serve the needs of their communities.
From press & staff reports
The Mississippi Library Commission (MLC) recently hosted … Read more