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…

Are we ready for some football…Scarves?

Submitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State University Extension – Choctaw County To say that football is important in the United States is an understatement. To say that football is important in Mississippi is a creed that might be taught from…

Use of ENDS increases nicotine exposure

August 8, 2016 Jackson, Miss. – Today, Mississippi State Health Officer Mary Currier, MD, MPH, joins the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in calling electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), including electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), devices which increase nicotine exposure…