Free public program, The Secrets Of Orion, set

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “The Secrets of Orion!”. This presentation will be presented on Friday, January 8, 2016, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, managing director…

Editorial Roundup – 01/06/16

Legalizing pot goes nowhere It’s hardly a surprise that a ballot initiative to legalize marijuana in Mississippi barely got off the ground. In a religiously conservative state where alcohol, more than 80 years after the end of Prohibition, is still…

In Our Community – 01/06/2016

God’s Love By Evangelist Francie Hemphill HAPPY NEW YEAR Everyone! God’s love is like a new cup of coffee. It is fresh every morning. Lamentations 3:22-23 It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed because his compassions…

School menus – 01/06/2016

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk) Choctaw County Breakfast (All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers) Wednesday, Jan. 6: Biscuits, Sausage or Chicken Patty

Obituary – Mr. Gary Eugene “Tiny” Lott

(April 13, 1932 – January 2, 2016) Graveside services for Mr. Gary Eugene “Tiny” Lott, of Stewart, were at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 4 at Sarepta Cemetery in Stewart. Rev. Randy Bridges officiated the services.

Obituary – Mr. George Burt Ray

Funeral services for George Burt Ray of French Camp were at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 28, at Bethsaida Baptist Church in French Camp, with burial following in the church cemetery. Rev. Gary Jackson officiated the services. Visitation was Monday,…