In our community – That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

Yep, I am still in the land of the living, and that’s a good thing.  Since I last talked with you we have been up and down, around and back again but with thankful hearts we are … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed seven miscellaneous incident reports and 18… Read more

The Civil War – Confederates head toward Washington

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The only Confederate victory in the North occurred at Monocacy, Maryland in July 1864. The following account comes from www.blueandgraytrail.com.
“On June 12, 1864, Lee created the Army of the Valley from his own command and … Read more

Calendar of events

Spay Day

July 6
The Spay/Panhandle Community Organization will host Spay Day on July 6 at Roy Johnson’s home. There will be games, food, entertainment and… Read more

‘MARS:The Red Planet’ program set

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “MARS:The Red Planet!” This new presentation will be given on Friday, July 11, 2014, starting at … Read more