French Camp’s Historical Highlight Luncheon was October 13th at noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church.
The speaker was Polly Allen who talked about “The Way Things Were” during the 17 years she and her husband Sam lived at French Camp. … Read more
The Ackerman Elementary School Children celebrated Red Ribbon Week from Oct. 23 to Oct. 31.
Students received visits from Choctaw County High School Athletes and Mississippi State University Athletes.… Read more
By Austin Bishop
Even as the losses began to mount through the first portion of the 2015 schedule, Choctaw County High School head coach Adam Dillinger continued to insist that his Chargers had a chance to be a … Read more
Ackerman’s American Legion 82 met Monday, October 12th and enjoyed a potluck supper.… Read more
French Camp Elementary School’s Kindergarten visits Buffalo Park
The French Camp Elementary Kindergarten class recently enjoyed a field trip … Read more
By C.J. Johnson
Odds are, if you live in or around Choctaw County, you know a veteran and may have veterans in your family. But do you understand what Veterans Day is all about?
Almost a century ago, U. S. … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
The 30th Mississippi included companies from central Mississippi. Company C, the Choctaw Planters, was raised in Choctaw County. This continuation of the 30th Mississippi history comes from Dunbar Rowland’s “Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898.” The article … Read more
By Ruth Nowlin
During this summer I have often found one or more of the family members either standing along the little pond that we call Billy’s Lake or reclining in one of the cast off lawn chairs … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
One recent evening my wife and I were sitting in our living room and listening to the Solid Gold Weekend on East Mississippi Community College’s radio station; one of the … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Former French Camp Academy quarterback Jesse Hosket made his one year at East Central Community College count, passing for 1,592 yards and 17 touchdowns and just one interception on the way to being named to … Read more