The ABCs of French Camp Academy

Photos by Sylvia Dickson
Pioneer Day is a great event to attend if you like food, crafts, music, skillet throwing and crosscut saw competitions. Mark your calendar for May 10 to stroll through the French Camp Historic District.

By Sylvia Dickson

In 1885 the foundation was laid for a boarding school in central Mississippi. In 2014, 129 years later, that foundation still stands the test of time: French Camp Academy is solidly … Read more

Second Annual Take Pride in America Day

Volunteers of Take Pride in America Day helped clean up around Choctaw Lake on March 1.

by Press and Staff Reports

The Tombigbee National Forest hosted the second annual “Take Pride in America Day” at Choctaw Lake Recreation Area on Saturday, March 1.  Take Pride in America’s mission is to increase the… Read more