Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 61 miscellaneous incident reports and four incident offense reports last week.… Read more

Calendar of events

Graduation Celebration for all Choctaw County Seniors

May 8
The Choctaw County High School Alumni Association will be honoring all seniors in Choctaw County, Thursday May 8 at 6 P.M. The graduation celebration will be … Read more

In our community – God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a dozen long stem whte roses, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it, thank you Heavenly Father for every good and perfect gift come from the Lord.
Roman 15:6 That ye … Read more

Letter to the editor – Make Some Noise

Can anything great come out of Ackerman, Miss?

Out of the African-American community in Ackerman, here a young ordinary girl who started out very young to embark upon a tired and exciting journey. Two roads diverged in a wood and … Read more

The Civil War – The Battle of the Wilderness

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The National Park Service website asks, “Did you know the first infantry shots of the bloodiest campaign in American history were fired in Saunders Field on May 5, 1864.” The intense fighting took place in Spotsylvania … Read more