Sports roundup

HCC Cheer has camp

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Cheerleaders performed well at the UCA College Spirit Camp at the University of Alabama this past weekend.

The squad was the top Mississippi Community/Junior college squad in the Open Large … Read more

Improving Lady Chargers picked up two volleyball wins

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School volleyball team has gotten off to a 2-3 start, including a region win over West Lowndes last week.

“I am super impressed with the amount of improvement we’ve made,” said … Read more

Dove hunting permits offered for Webster County

From special reports

JACKSON — Through its Private Land Dove Field Program, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) has partnered with private landowners to provide dove fields in Webster, Pearl River, and Kemper counties, and is offering … Read more

Netflix, EMCC to team up for second season of Last Chance U

From school reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College, in conjunction with the world’s leading internet television provider, Netflix, has confirmed that the ground-breaking documentary series “Last Chance U” will be renewed for a second season, it was announced Monday.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan

Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Beginning Monday Morning, August 15, I will be doing a live radio show called “The Seventies in the Seven O’clock Hour.” In my opinion, the best songs that were ever … Read more

E911 Calls

Aug. 3
3:38 p.m., College St., APD Other, APD
8:33 p.m., N. Commerce St., APD Other, APD
8:51 p.m., E. Cherry St., Medical Call, EMS
10:28 p.m., Raburn Rd., Welfare Check, CSO
11:13 p.m., Gladney St., Unwanted Person, WPD

Aug. … Read more