Obituaries

Shirley Mae (Hall) Edwards December 14, 2012 Funeral Services for Shirley Mae (Hall) Edwards, 82, were held on December 17, 2012 at Chester Baptist Church with Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial followed in Chester Baptist Church Cemetery near Ackerman, MS.… Read more

Poultry holds on to No. 1 spot in state

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications

Poultry again took the top spot among Mississippi’s agricultural commodities for 2012, with a preliminary estimated value of $2.5 billion.

The total estimated value of poultry increased from 2011 by 6.2 percent. Broilers gained … Read more

Calendar of Events

Community Stew Dec. 22 Mt. Moriah Baptist Church invites everyone to a free Community Stew on Saturday, December 22 beginning at 11 a.m. in the Sullivan’s Store parking lot on Hwy 413 between French Camp and Weir. Come one and … Read more

Engineering students visit Eurocopter

by Caden Teer

The Choctaw County Career and Technology Center Engineering Class recently visited American Eurocopter in Mayhew, MS.

Led by Eurocopter employees, Terry Teer and Stephon, students observed the production line, flight line, and wiring department. It was an … Read more

Miller attends NCNW National Convention

By Press Reports

The National Council of Negro Women hosted its 55th National convention at the Gaylord Hotel in National Harbor, Maryland on May 23-26, 2012. The Kosciusko/Attala County Section was represented by Charlotte F. Miller.

This year’s theme was … Read more