Scholarship Awarded

Choctaw County High School graduate Abigail McNutt (center) was one of fourteen students chosen from across the entire state to be awarded the Mississippi Association of Supervisors 2017 Minority Caucus Scholarship for $1,000. Presenting the scholarship check on behalf of…

Health Department closing district office

  From Press & Staff Reports   The Mississippi State Department of Health announced June 12 an agency reorganization that will greatly reduce administrative costs without affecting services delivered to the public. Currently organized into nine public health districts, the…

Obituaries

Mrs. Polly Gaskin June 13, 2017   Graveside services for Mrs. Polly Gaskin, 80, were held at Monte Vista Cemetery in Clarkson Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.   Mrs. Gaskin was a member of Adaton Methodist Church and a retired dairy farmer and housewife. Mrs. Gaskin…

Calendar of Events

Prairie Opportunity public hearing Prairie Opportunity, Inc. Community Action Agency will conduct a public hearing on July 17, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Choctaw Library, located at 511 Louisville St., Ackerman, MS 39735.  This meeting is to inform the public of…