The Civil War – History of 30th Mississippi Infantry

Submitted by C.J. Johnson The 30th Mississippi included companies from central Mississippi – Carroll, Choctaw, and Yazoo counties primarily. Company C, the Choctaw Planters, was raised in Choctaw County. The following history comes from Dunbar Rowland’s “Military History of Mississippi,…

Calendar of Events – 10/21/15

Nelons concert Oct. 22 The Nelons will be in concert at First Baptist Church of Eupora at 7 p.m. Oct. 22. Local singers will open at 6:30 p.m. A love offering will be received and a nursery will be available.…

In our community – 10/21/15

THAT’S LIFE By Ruth Nowlin 48 hours “Once upon a time …” Isn’t that the way good fairy tales began? Fairy tale this is not, but is was “once upon a time.” Our story begins on a late Friday afternoon…

Jail docket – 10/21/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed  58 miscellaneous incident reports and 12 incident offense reports last week. 10/8/15 Brittany Halloway W/F 3/24/91 CSO DHS incarceration order

Holmes takes North Division win over Coahoma, 34-17

From school reports Holmes Community College freshman running back Matt Fuller punished the Coahoma Community College Tigers last Thursday night in Clarksdale rushing for 180 yards and two touchdowns as the Bulldogs won 34-17. With the win, the Bulldogs moved…