Opinion

Letters to the Editor – 04/06/2016

Choctaw County Volunteer
If you see red lights flashing
on the dash of the vehicle coming from the rear
please pull over and make way
it could be your local choctaw county volunteer!… Read more

In Our Community – 03/30/2016

Spring Forward
 
Lisa Harris
 
Spring break has come and gone, but the memories linger on. My break did not line up with the break of my children, so I did some puttering around the house. I painted a … Read more

In Our Community – 03/23/2016

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

Whatever happened to “Global warming?” Everyone told me that we had a light winter and that since the fig and walnut trees were budding out that all was warm and comfy. So, I pulled all … Read more

In Our Community – 03/16/2016

Ruth Nowlin

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

Please bear in mind that the following thoughts are my own and that while I don’t want someone else (even family members) to infringe on my political leanings I have no intention to try to … Read more

Letter to the Editor – 03/16/2016

Concerns over new football facility

I have a few questions that are related to the Choctaw County School Board’s plan to purchase land and build a new football facility.

Why was there a need for a special meeting to be … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/16/2016

State can’t afford Reeves’ tax cuts

Tate Reeves’ crystal ball must have a rosy tint to it. It certainly seems unrealistic and imprudent, based on Mississippi’s recent economic trends, for the lieutenant governor to be pushing this year for a … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/09/2016

Freedom of Speech and Press

Let me express my appreciation to you and staff for a job well done.

It seems to me the paper is doing a real good job of keeping us readers informed of local events and … Read more

In Our Community – 03/02/2016

A Thought For Today

By Earnestine Kennedy

“I tell you the truth, the man who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. The man who … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/02/2016

Supports Cruz for president

I support Ted Cruz for president in Mississippi’s March 8 Republican primary. This is why.

Ted is a proven constitutional conservative, a rarity in today’s Republican Party. Throughout his career, Ted has fought for the founders’ … Read more