Obituaries – 03/25/2015

Mrs. Virginia Grace Ray
March 23, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Virginia Grace Ray, 90, will be held within two weeks at Weir Methodist Church. Time of service will be announced later.

Mrs. Ray is a native of Choctaw County … Read more

Children’s Choir set to perform

From press reports

His Little Feet Children’s Choir will be at French Camp Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, March 25 at 6:15 pm.

This energetic, culturally unique, Gospel-centered presentation includes orphans, ages 6 – 12, from different countries who participate in … Read more

County’s unemployment rate at 8.6 percent


From Staff Reports

The unemployment rate for Choctaw County increased eight-tenths of a percentage point to 8.6 percent in January, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

The jobless rate was 7.8 percent in December 2014.… Read more