Environmental Day Camp 2016 held

From Staff Reports The Environmental Day Camp 2016 was held Wednesday, June 29 at the Choctaw County Lake from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. It was open to all youth ages 5-18. The camp was free to attend and a…

Letter to Editor

I wanted to write a letter thanking all stakeholders of Ackerman Elementary School. The past thirteen years have gone by very quickly, and I enjoyed each and every day at AES. I took the responsibility of helping to lead a…

Obituaries

Fredrick Louis Gunn June 21, 2016 Fredrick Louis Gunn of Sturgis, 64, a truck driver, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the University Medical Center in Jackson. Mr. Gunn was born January 1, 1952 in Washington, D.C. The family…

Modeling family, education, Christ

Nicholas H. Dean Staff Writer American Family Association Journal “We were drawn to the mission of French Camp Academy primarily out of a desire to see kids from broken homes cared for, mentored, and healed through a Christian family model,…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 45 miscellaneous incident reports and 14 incident offense reports last week. 7/15/16 Daquan Meaders B/M 11/11/96 WPD Petit Larceny & Poss. of Controlled Substance 7/17/16 Travis Sean Hunt W/M 10/19/92 CSO Escape Jail Facility…