In Our Community – 02/24/2016

Photo by Bill Kennedy
Orion Nebula

From Observatory Reports

Bill Kennedy took this spectacular photograph of the Orion Nebula here at Rainwater Observatory. Bill is a retired aerospace mechanical engineer from California who volunteers his time and technical assistance here at Rainwater. He used our new … Read more

Seniors benefit from increased technology

The seniors use the Chromebooks while in the classes at CCHS.

From School Reports

Recently, the Choctaw County High School Senior class received Chromebooks to use for educational purposes while enrolled at CCHS. The students were provided the opportunity to participate in this technology initiative that enables the students to use … Read more

Committees start the week ready for deadlines


By Rep. Joey Hood

Committees got off to a quick start this week in preparation for the February 23 deadline. If a bill is not passed out of committee by February 23, then it is dead for the session. The … Read more

HCC Lady Bulldogs fall

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs went 0-1-1 in two games at Hinds Community College on Saturday. The Lady Bulldogs fell 8-1 to Bossier Parish, La. and tied 6-6 with Hinds.… Read more