THURSDAY, JAN. 8
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. — East Webster girls vs. Ethel; 8:30 p.m. — East Webster boys … Read more
According to a report released by the Department of Health and Human Services on Dec. 30, 28,452 people in Mississippi selected plans through the Health Insurance Marketplace leading up to the Dec.15 deadline for coverage beginning Jan. 1.… Read more
By James L. Cummins
Special to the Progress-Times
Deer management is becoming more important to hunters with each passing hunting season. Some clubs have selective harvest strategies that are used to meet certain goals. The criteria can include gender, minimum … Read more
From press reports
The Kosciusko/Attala County Dr. MLK Commemoration Committee will host programs on Saturday, January 17 and Monday January 19, 2015 to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The 17th Annual Image Award Banquet … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Recently I watched Richard Wilbur’s English Version of “The Misanthrope” by Moliere, performed by the Carpetbaggers Theatre Group, based in Guiseley, West Yorkshire, England.
The story takes place in a … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw County High School boys basketball team got the 2015 portion of the season off to a good start with a pair of wins in the East Webster Invitational last week to move to … Read more
Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2015 include Brady Thomas Cagle of Ackerman, ACT Achievement Incentive.… Read more
ACOG to host singing January 18
The Ackerman Church of God will host a singing with Debra Perry & Jaidyn’s Call from Georgia on Sunday, January 18th at 6pm. You are invited to come out and worship and be blessed … Read more
From school reports
The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs used a 42-point second half Thursday night to pull off a 69-58 non-division home win over the Southwest Mississippi Community College Lady Bears.
With the win, the Lady Bulldogs move to … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer
French Camp Academy girls basketball coach Martha Ward hopes her team is getting more effective at playing in close games as the Lady Panthers enter region play this week.
The FCA girls, 5-8 overall, … Read more