Hunt’s Furniture & Mattress is “officially” open

11-18 Hunt's Furntire ribbon cutting

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Hunt’s Furniture & Mattress on November 12. A program was held with Ackerman Mayor Dick Cain welcoming everyone to Hunt’s Furniture & Mattress and … Read more

Salute to Veterans

FCE vet day

The 4th and 5th Grades at French Camp Elementary presented a Veterans Day Program on Wednesday, November 11, 2015.  Veterans Day honors ALL American veterans, both living and dead.  The students sang songs and spoke about how we … Read more

Hunting time

Drew Arney and Tyler Fuller

Just in Time for Deer Hunting Season

The Construction:Carpentry classes at Choctaw County Career and Technology … Read more

MSU tour

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The CCCTC Animal & Environmental Science classes toured the MSU farms and facilities on Friday, November 13. The students got to observe what goes on in the daily operations of the dairy, beef, and horse units. The students were able … Read more

History of ugly christmas sweaters/contests

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Submitted by Jan Ballard, Choctaw County Extension

The definition of an “ugly Christmas sweater” is any sweater with a Christmas theme that is considered in bad taste, tacky, or gaudy. While what is in bad taste is debatable, general consensus … Read more

I expect compassion and courage from my state


When did Mississippians stop doing what was the right and stop helping others because of fear?

I expected Alabama and some Northern states to say Syrian Refugees are not welcome, but for my state of Mississippi- the hospitality state- to … Read more