EMCC graduates about 600 students, 14 local

From press reports East Mississippi Community College held spring 2017 graduation ceremonies May 5-6 at its Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses. The ceremonies included about 600 academic and career-technical students who graduated from the Scooba, Golden Triangle, Columbus Air Force…

Awards program held

Choctaw County Career and Technology Center held its Fourth Annual Special Recognition and Awards Program on Tuesday, May 2nd.  Some of the awards that were presented include:  Highest Average in each program, Program Completers, Proficient and Advanced Scores on the…

Jupiter: The giant of the Solar System

Submitted by Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program called “JUPITER:  Giant of the Solar System”. This presentation will be presented on Friday, May 12, 2017, starting at 7 p.m.…

Obituaries

Bill Shaffer May 1, 2017 Services for John William “Bill” Shaffer, 68, of Eupora were May 4, 2017, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Revs. Don Shaffer and Willy Weddle officiating. Burial was in Sapa Cemetery. Mr.…