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Pet of the week

7-2 Pet of the Week

This is three of a litter of 7 puppies. They are 5 1/2 weeks old and will be ready to go… Read more

Mississippi writes, Mississippi reads

By Jan Ballard
Choctaw County
MSU Extension Service

When one looks at the ranking of Mississippi on various lists of accomplishments, it would appear that our state often “wins” the position of 49th or 50th. Even in watching … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed seven miscellaneous incident reports and 18… Read more

The Civil War – Confederates head toward Washington

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The only Confederate victory in the North occurred at Monocacy, Maryland in July 1864. The following account comes from www.blueandgraytrail.com.
“On June 12, 1864, Lee created the Army of the Valley from his own command and … Read more

‘MARS:The Red Planet’ program set

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “MARS:The Red Planet!” This new presentation will be given on Friday, July 11, 2014, starting at … Read more

Calendar of events

Spay Day

July 6
The Spay/Panhandle Community Organization will host Spay Day on July 6 at Roy Johnson’s home. There will be games, food, entertainment and… Read more