Bowman delivers Memorial Day salute

By Peggy Oswalt A large crowd gathered Monday, May 30 for the annual Memorial Day program held at the SSG Tommy Seary Little National Guard Armory in Ackerman. The Memorial Day observance is just one way the citizens of Choctaw…

CRMC celebrates National Hospital Week

From press reports Choctaw Regional Medical Center recently celebrated National Hospital Week May 8-14. All proceeds go to fund the B3 (Becoming the Best in the Business) Committee to support and promote our community’s health and the patients that choose…

Mississippi recognize Vietnam veterans

Mississippi Remember My Service–Vietnam 50th Anniversary Commemorative Gift From Press Reports Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant; Randy Reeves, Executive Director, Mississippi Veterans Affairs Board; and Ms. Sharlene Hawkes, President of RMS and former Miss America, hosted a press conference at the…

Exploring summer stars

By Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this summer season called “EXPLORING SUMMER STARS “. This presentation will be given Friday, June 10, 2016, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and…

E911 Calls

April 27 12:35 p.m., Hwy. 413, SO Other, CSO 3:11 p.m., Hwy. 15 S., Vehicle Fire, AFD, CSO 7:00 p.m., MLK Blvd., Welfare Check, WPD 7:35 p.m., Hwy. 413, Medical Call, CSO, EMS 8:26 p.m., E. Quinn St., Child Dispute,…

CCCTC holds annual recognition and awards ceremony

From Press & Staff Reports The Choctaw County Career and Technology Center held its Third Annual Special Recognition and Awards Program Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Some of the awards that were presented included: Program Completers, Highest Average in each program,…