Shape-up your spending

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator MSU Extension – Choctaw County How is your financial health?  This is a good time to do an annual checkup to assess financial fitness and get your finances in shape.  What you don’t know…

Military notes – 09/02/15

Army Reserve Pvt. Marcquel K. Kennedy Army Reserve Pvt. Marcquel K. Kennedy has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values,…

Calendar of Events – 09/02/15

Crimm Family Reunion September 13 The annual Crimm Reunion will meet Sept. 13 at Chester Community Center. Come bring your favorite dish and enjoy a day of fun and fellowship. NA meetings The Choctaw County Library in Ackerman is hosting…

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURS, SEPT. 3 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy 5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater 5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel 5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Bruce

Obituaries – 09/02/15

Howard Earl Carpenter Aug. 23, 2015 Services for Howard Earl Carpenter, 88, of Sturgis were Aug. 25, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Russell Mord officiating. Mr. Carpenter requested cremation. He was born May 16, 1927, to the late Homer Judson…