School Board approves consent agenda

By Press and Staff Reports

The Choctaw County School Board met September 8 and approved Board policy JRCA and the financial reports.

In the consent agenda the board approved:… Read more

God’s Love

By Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a peaceful stream that flows in a clear brook, it’s beautiful to the one that beholds it. Thank you Heavenly Father for peace for it is one of the fruits of the spirit. … Read more

Statewide test results available

From Press Results

Statewide test results for the 2014 Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition and the Subject Area Testing Program, Second Edition are now available to the public.

Passing rates for each public school district as well as for the … Read more

Punt, Pass, & Kick Contest Saturday

By Rob Collins
Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club will sponsor the ninth annual NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Contest at 11 a.m. Saturday at the football field in Maben of West Oktibbeha High School.

The competition includes boys … Read more

63rd French Camp Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival will be held in French Camp, MS on Saturday, October 11, 2014, in the Natchez Trace Historic District. French Camp is located on the Natchez Trace Parkway at the intersection of Hwy 413, near mile marker 181.… Read more

Civil War – The Shenandoah Valley Campaign

Submitted by C.J. Johnson provides history on fighting in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. “Retaining control of the Shenandoah Valley was a critical task for the Confederate army throughout the Civil War. Known as the breadbasket of the Confederacy, the fertile … Read more