January was the deadliest month for fire deaths in Mississippi in 2015. Of the eight fire deaths investigated by the State Fire Marshal’s Office during January last year, six were heating related.… Read more
12:36 p.m., Davis St., Unlock Vehicle, APD
2:00 p.m., Caldwell Rd., Medical Call, EMS, BFD
4:24 p.m., Natchez Trace, MVC, Attala 911
4:26 p.m., Pickle St., Unlock Vehicle, APD… Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw County High School boys basketball team improved to 12-0 by winning three games in the East Webster Christmas Classic last week and taking home the championship trophy.… Read more
Full Circle Knitting and Crochet Group
Nov. and Dec.
Full Circle is part of the Mississippi State University Extension and meets every Tuesday from 9:00-12:00. (During the 1st Tuesday of each month, Yarn Spinners Book Club joins the group from … Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “The Secrets of Orion!”. This presentation will be presented on Friday, January 8, 2016, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, managing director … Read more
Legalizing pot goes nowhere
It’s hardly a surprise that a ballot initiative to legalize marijuana in Mississippi barely got off the ground.
In a religiously conservative state where alcohol, more than 80 years after the end of Prohibition, is still … Read more