The annual Samuel E. and Lettie Long Hames/Haimes family reunion is to be held on Saturday, August 2, 2014 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the highway 25 bypass toward Starkville, take … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Recently I came upon the word cynosure, pronounced “SIGH-nuh-sure” or “SIN-uh-sure.” This noun means something that gets attention because of its brilliance and interest. Something that provides guidance or direction … Read more
The Choctaw County School Board plans to operate on an approximately $17 million budget for the 2014-2015 school year. In their June 17 Budget Hearing, Superintendent Glen Beard announced that the district would not … Read more
Approximately 20 citizens learned more about the recent legislative session from Senator Gary Jackson and Rep. Joey Hood during the Legislative Forum on June 17.
Sen. Gary Jackson summarized the legislative session in one … Read more
Warmer weather and no school mean local streets and sidewalks are filled with more walking and biking traffic, so drivers and parents must pay special attention to children’s safety.
“In the summer … Read more