Letters to the editor

Thanks to all We would like to thank all the people for their kindness in the tragic loss of our loved ones, Carolyn Fales; her daughter, Skyla Fales and her boyfriend, Lane Dunn. We would like to thank the ones…

Editorial Roundup

Hot-car deaths: Err on mercy’s side Grenada attorney Carlos Moore has a habit of overplaying the race card when representing his clients. He charges racism so often that after a while it’s easy to dismiss his knee-jerk allegations. It’s difficult,…

Men’s Ministry making an impact

By Benny Weeks Director The Men’s Ministry Team of Ackerman Baptist Church is having a busy August. The men gave out over 1200 bottles of water Saturday, August 6 at the intersections of Highway 12 and Highway 15 in Ackerman.…

Locals compete at Pre-Teen Program

Submitted Congratulations to 12-year-old Miss Isabella Juarez of McCool and to eight-year-old Miss Jerniya Unger of Sallis on their achievements at the Pre-Teen Mississippi Scholarship and Recognition Program that was recently held in Tupelo. Juarez placed in the Top 20…

Ribbon cutting held for Mr. Preston’s Garden

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting for Mr. Preston’s Garden on Saturday, August 13, 2016. Mr. Preston’s Garden is located at 30 Black Road in French Camp. Approximately 20 people came…