Ackerman man arrested on drug charges in Webster County

From Press & Staff Reports

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department made a felony drug arrest in January.

The arrest was made the evening of Jan. 10 when sheriff’s deputies and the department’s K9 unit were performing a safety checkpoint on … Read more

Wonders of the winter stars on display at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “WONDERS OF THE WINTER STARS!”. This presentation will be given on Friday, February 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/04/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 34 miscellaneous incident reports and 14 incident offense reports last week.

1/23/15         Mike Ray    w/m       725/63      CSO        domestic violence
1/23/15       Joe Morrow        w/m      6/7/89      CSO     poss of marijuana, poss of beer, susp D.L. & … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/04/2015

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS AA District 2 Tournament (Winston Academy entered)
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. — East Central at Alabama Southern (DH)
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Texas A&M at Ole … Read more

Palmer Home receives donation from Red Hills Mine

Columbus, Mississippi – Palmer Home for Children received 184 bales of top quality Bermuda grass hay and a donation of $4,500 towards the purchase of a 4-horse trailer for the organization’s horseback riding program from Red Hills Mine.

The Red … Read more