Wonders of the winter stars on display at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “WONDERS OF THE WINTER STARS!”. This presentation will be given on Friday, February 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/04/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 34 miscellaneous incident reports and 14 incident offense reports last week.

1/23/15         Mike Ray    w/m       725/63      CSO        domestic violence
1/23/15       Joe Morrow        w/m      6/7/89      CSO     poss of marijuana, poss of beer, susp D.L. & … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/04/2015

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS AA District 2 Tournament (Winston Academy entered)
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. — East Central at Alabama Southern (DH)
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Texas A&M at Ole … Read more

Palmer Home receives donation from Red Hills Mine

Columbus, Mississippi – Palmer Home for Children received 184 bales of top quality Bermuda grass hay and a donation of $4,500 towards the purchase of a 4-horse trailer for the organization’s horseback riding program from Red Hills Mine.

The Red … Read more

Obituaries – 02/04/2015

Robert Michael Locke
Jan. 24, 2015

Memorial services for Robert Michael Locke, 47, of Eupora were Jan. 27, 2015, at Calvary Baptist Church with the Revs. Martin “Shorty” Carden and Coy Fulgham officiating.

He was born Sept. 9, 1967, in … Read more