MTFC holds coalition meeting in Eupora

Submitted by Keetha Mosley Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition The Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties held its general coalition meeting Friday, February 17 at The Central Service Grill in Eupora. Coalition Members who were present for the meeting…

Obituaries

Franklin R. Jones Feb. 21, 2017 Services for Franklin R. Jones, 83, of Starkville were Feb. 23, 2017, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Burial was in McClelland Cemetery near Sturgis. A retired painter, he was born Aug. 13, 1933,…

Private Applicator Training to be held March 6

From press reports Pesticide applicator certification is a legal requirement for persons using restricted-use pesticides in any situation, as well as for those individuals who apply general-use products in a commercial situation and are required to be licensed by both…

Choctaw Medical Center Blood Drive planned

From staff and press reports Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will be holding a blood drive with Choctaw Medical Center in Ackerman, Tuesday, March 7, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the hospital. Donors…

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 12 Incident Offense reports and 53 Miscellaneous Incident reports this week   2/17/17 James T. Schick W/M 4/26/78 CSO Bench warrant/petit larceny, theft of utilities, & felony bad check   2/19/17 Derek Carter B/M…