Holmes men, women keep up winning ways

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs continued their push to a North Division title here Thursday night with a 72-55 win over the Itawamba Community College Indians.

With the win, the Bulldogs went to 15-5 overall and 8-1 … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/11/2015

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — … Read more

Choctaw County degree candidates for UM Fall semester named

OXFORD, Miss. – The following University of Mississippi students are among 752 candidates for degrees at the close of the fall semester. They are invited to participate in UM’s spring commencement scheduled Saturday, May 9, 2015.

Sarah Rebecca Brannan Master … Read more

Winding down winter with Wilson’s Snipe

By Roy Hawkins

I once had a rather intoxicated gentleman, who heard me say I was going snipe hunting, offer me a hundred dollars each for every snipe I bagged. Some hours afterward, I returned to the coffee shop where … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/11/2015

New 4-H Club
Feb. 12, 4 p.m.
A new 4-H Club for 8-12 year olds had their first organizational meeting in January.  The club will meet  Feb. 12 at 4 p.m. at the 4-H Building.  Darrell Banks will present a … Read more

In Our Community – 02/11/2015

That’s Life
By Ruth Nowlin

For quite a few years I have been writing about “That’s Life.”  As I wrote these columns I never really stopped to think about exactly what I was saying in those terms.  No one person … Read more