Obituaries

Michael Hughes Aug. 21, 2016 Services for Michael Hughes, 50, were Sept. 3, 2016, at Grove Chapel M.B. Church in Maben with the Rev. Rufus Harris officiating. Burial was in Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston. Mr. Hughes was a lawn…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin My computer background is a picture of the old Menzie (McMinn) castle in Ireland. I love to look at it and imagine that I am walking around inside. All my life I have had a very vivid…

E-911 calls

Aug. 17 4:37 a.m., Natchez Trace, Tree Down, CSO, BFD 11:10 a.m., College St., Domestic, APD 1:07 p.m., Gaston St., Medical Call, EMS 5:12 p.m., Hwy. 407, Medical Call, EMS 5:42 p.m., Burney Rd., Fire Alarm, AFD Aug. 18 7:39…

In our community 2

God’s Love By Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s Love is like a beautiful September morning that has the sweet smell of a cinnamon apple pie. Oh it is so good! Taste and see that the Lord is good. Blessed is the…

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 65 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week. 8/25/16 Steven Sanders W/M 8/14/83 CSO Grand Larceny 8/26/16 Ray Charles Ferguson B/M 01/23/84 APD Credit Card Fraud x3, CSO Auto Burglary  8/30/16…