Celebration of Life Service held for Anthony Lucas

Penny Lucas and Kyle Lucas, the wife and son of Anthony Lucas, pose in front of the bench purchased by the Town of Weir to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Lucas’ passing. The town purchased the bench for the Celebration of Life Service held on Feb. 4 to honor the sacrifice Lucas made for his community and family on that same day ten years ago.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Town of French Camp held a Celebration of Life Service to honor fallen officer Police Chief Anthony Lucas on February 4 at 3:30 p.m. at the French Camp Town Hall. The service was … Read more

GIRLFRIENDS @ Broken Wings visit Knepp family

L-R Charlotte, Veronica & Annie, Sr Alies, Lynn, Janice, Vicki, Francie, (chair) Mary Ellen & Nevaeh, Edwina

From press reports

Feb 6 was a wonderful day when some of the GIRLFRIENDS @ Broken Wings went to Brooksville & Macon to share in art, food and Bible study with the KNEPP FAMILY.

It’s hard to believe sometimes that … Read more

Little Sisters offer support during DYW Program

Pictured are contestants and little sisters learning opening number

From press reports

Everyone needs a little encouragement and help sometime and that is just what a Little Sister offers to a Distinguished Young Woman Contestant.

DYW Contestants choose two ladies to serve as Little Sisters during the local program. … Read more

District reading fair held

Richard Ricardo

From press reports

On Friday, January 9, 2015, the District Reading Fair was held at Weir Elementary School.

The 1st place winners from … Read more

Director’s Cut is a cut above

Ballard and Lee

Submitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State Extension Service – Choctaw County

Director’s Cut – dictionary.search.yahoo.com

n. noun
1. The version of a film in which the editing process is overseen, executed, or approved by the director, usually including footage not … Read more