Editorial Roundup – 01/06/16

Legalizing pot goes nowhere

It’s hardly a surprise that a ballot initiative to legalize marijuana in Mississippi barely got off the ground.

In a religiously conservative state where alcohol, more than 80 years after the end of Prohibition, is still … Read more

In Our Community – 01/06/2016

God’s Love
By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

HAPPY NEW YEAR Everyone! God’s love is like a new cup of coffee. It is fresh every morning.

Lamentations 3:22-23 It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed because his compassions … Read more

School menus – 01/06/2016

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk)

Choctaw County Breakfast
(All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers)
Wednesday, Jan. 6: Biscuits, Sausage or Chicken Patty… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Gary Eugene “Tiny” Lott

(April 13, 1932 – January 2, 2016)

Graveside services for Mr. Gary Eugene “Tiny” Lott, of Stewart, were at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 4 at Sarepta Cemetery in Stewart. Rev. Randy Bridges officiated the services.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. George Burt Ray

Funeral services for George Burt Ray of French Camp were at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 28, at Bethsaida Baptist Church in French Camp, with burial following in the church cemetery. Rev. Gary Jackson officiated the services. Visitation was Monday, … Read more

Obituaries – 01/06/16

Janice Ruth McClain
Dec. 28, 2015
Services for Janice Ruth McClain, 64, were Jan. 2, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with burial in Craig Springs Cemetery in Oktibbeha County.… Read more