Pet of the Week

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Jethro is a 1 1/2 year old Shepard mix.  He is neutered and current on vaccinations.  Jethro is very friendly and … Read more

CCHS Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athlete Award

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Emily Robison and Dakota Weaver received the nomination from Choctaw County High School for the Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athlete Award.
The Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athlete Awards program began in … Read more


GRace Christian Sal val

Grace Christian School is pleased to announce our Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2014. Pictured are … Read more

WES Kindergarteners study baby chickens

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Mrs. Raines and Mrs. Ellen McMullen, Mrs. Talley and Mrs. Fannie McMullen’s Weir Elementary Kindergarten classes have been very busy studying about baby chickens.
Over the past few weeks, the students have learned… Read more

Weather may stall summer forage crops

Mississippi’s timber industry may see increasing demand for Southern pine lumber as new home construction rates continue to rise. This pine was growing in Monroe County on Sept. 12, 2013. (File photo by MSU Ag Communications/Linda Breazeale)

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

JACKSON – Hay producers need warmer temperatures and drier ground to catch up with production this spring.
“Everything is shaping up to be late with all the wet, cool weather we’ve had,” said Charlie … Read more