Into law

Exempt Purple Heart Recipients from Certain Hunting License Requirements

Last week, Governor Phil Bryant signed into law House Bill 841, exempts Purple Heart recipients from being required to have a hunting license while hunting nuisance animals. … Read more

Lunch for the Nursing Home Volunteers’

L to R; Francie Hemphill, Mary Katherine McGee, Ann McCool, Glenda Whittington, Teresa Simpson, Rev. Kevin Yearber, Rev. Danny Irvin, Charles Maness, Jean Maness, Carolyn Thompson, Flossie Mosley.

The nursing home in Ackerman hosted an event for all of its volunteers that help out throughout the year on April 16.

The group of volunteers offers their assistance regularly for events and church services.… Read more

Maben Home and Garden Club hosts tablescapes


From Dottie Dewberry

Spectacular displays of tablescapes were viewed by the membership of the Maben Home and Garden Club Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at the Los Encinos Grill in Maben.

There were three tables featuring wildlife, bridal, and Christmas, plus … Read more

Warren J. Hunt seeks office of Tax Assessor/Collector

From staff reports

To the voters and citizens of Choctaw County, I, Warren J. Hunt would like to announce my candidacy for Choctaw County Tax Assessor/Collector and seek your support.

In order to provide public services, local governments must have … Read more