District reading fair held

Richard Ricardo

From press reports

On Friday, January 9, 2015, the District Reading Fair was held at Weir Elementary School.

The 1st place winners from … Read more

Director’s Cut is a cut above

Ballard and Lee

Submitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State Extension Service – Choctaw County

Director’s Cut – dictionary.search.yahoo.com

n. noun
1. The version of a film in which the editing process is overseen, executed, or approved by the director, usually including footage not … Read more

Class fun

Beard FCE and Molly

Mrs. Julie Chase’s second grade class has been learning about static electricity.  Mr. Glen Beard, Superintendent of Education, visited the classroom and helped the students conduct a science experiment .  The students were learning how to conduct an experiment and … Read more

Headstart studies Science and Nature


The Reform Head Start was studying Science and Nature the week of Feb. 2nd-6th. The classes conducted several science experiments and talked about seed germination, the life cycles of the butterfly and other living organisms.

The children were encouraged to … Read more

Chamber, District learn from MEDC Conference

Submitted Photo
Debbie Bunkelman, Ron Bennett, Donna McKay, and Amanda McBride attended the Mississippi Economic Development Council Winter Conference on February 5 in Jackson.

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

Utilizing social media and digital marketing are two ways that will help grow the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce in the future.

The Chamber plans to use knowledge gained during the Mississippi Economic Development … Read more