Dove hunting permits offered for Webster County

From special reports JACKSON — Through its Private Land Dove Field Program, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) has partnered with private landowners to provide dove fields in Webster, Pearl River, and Kemper counties, and is offering…

Netflix, EMCC to team up for second season of Last Chance U

From school reports SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College, in conjunction with the world’s leading internet television provider, Netflix, has confirmed that the ground-breaking documentary series “Last Chance U” will be renewed for a second season, it was announced Monday.…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Beginning Monday Morning, August 15, I will be doing a live radio show called “The Seventies in the Seven O’clock Hour.” In my opinion, the best songs that were ever played…

E911 Calls

Aug. 3 3:38 p.m., College St., APD Other, APD 8:33 p.m., N. Commerce St., APD Other, APD 8:51 p.m., E. Cherry St., Medical Call, EMS 10:28 p.m., Raburn Rd., Welfare Check, CSO 11:13 p.m., Gladney St., Unwanted Person, WPD Aug.…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 27 incident offense reports and 174 miscellaneous incident reports for the past three weeks.   7/22/16 Justin Summers W/M 10/29/88 MDOC Hold for MDOC 7/22/16 Tiffany Self W/F 9/11/84 CSO Switched Tag, Careless Driving…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Second in series “Prof” Griffin Fast forward from last week to the fall of 1949. I had just finished the 8th grade at Reform (now elementary school) and was to enter high school at Ackerman. This was…