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Youth gun deer season opens Nov. 5

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

Jail Docket

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

Red Hills Operations donates to The Enterprise

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

Turkey Toss – Can you throw a frozen turkey?

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

CNRC hold Breast Cancer Awareness Parade/Balloon Release

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 and Rehabilitation Center walk down Main Street in Ackerman during the Breast Cancer Awareness Parade and Balloon Release on October 28. The residents began the parade in front of the nursing center, making their way up Cherry Street to Commerce and continued down to the pavilion on Main Street.

The residents and staff of Choctaw Nursing

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5th Judicial Drug Court hosts first ever graduation

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.DC1

The Honorable … Read more