Good papers are honest information brokers

It’s just true. And time hasn’t changed it: Find a well-run, stable or progressive community and it will be served by a well-run local newspaper. The Mississippi Press Association is observing its 150th birthday this year. Members gathered last month…

Christmas In July?

Submitted By Jan Ballard MSU Extension–Choctaw County No, but it is not too early to be planning ahead. Christmas can be many things to many people, but one attribute it can reveal in both children and adults is that of…

God’s Love

By Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a yellow hibiscus plant, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. 2 Chronicles 7:14 If my people, which are called by name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my…

French Camp Historical Highlight Luncheon

Larry Littlejohn was the speaker at the July 12, 2016 French Camp Historical Highlight Luncheon held at Noon at the French Camp Presbyterian Church. He spoke about the music and ministry of Linda Spencer. Former student of French Camp Academy…

Canning Jam Workshop held

On July 11, a Canning Workshop: Jams was held at the Choctaw County Extension Office. Four participants learned about proper canning techniques, safety issues, water bath canning, and pressure canning. During the hands-on workshop, they made blueberry jam.  One participant…

E911 Calls

July 6 12:14 p.m., Davis St., Medical Call, EMS, APD 4:22 p.m., Ann St., WPD Other, WPD 7:25 p.m., Quinn St., Unwanted Person, APD 8:20 p.m., Concord-Bethsalem Rd., MVA, CSO, EMS 8:34 p.m., W. Cherry Ave., APD Other, APD July…