Opinion

Letter to the editor

Road concerns As a resident of Choctaw County I am very concerned for the maintenance conditions of our roads and highways. I am sure that many of you can attest, that you, who travel in and out of the county…

Letters to the editor

Thank you The families of Andrew Redd Jr. and William D. Redd would like to thank everyone for your prayers, love, text messages, visits, cards, phone calls, food, flowers, comfort and support during our time of loss and grief. The…

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That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Unfortunately for anyone who gets in my way, ‘tis the season for spring-cleaning.  O.K.  I realize that spring is not officially here but I am not as speedy with housework, or any other work for…

Letters to the editor

Thank you Just a little note to say thank you from our families here at Ronald McDonald House. The generous donations of pull tabs will continue to help our families live here at no cost to them. Again, thank you…

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Don’t Go Changing Lisa Harris They say the mind is the first thing to go, and I believe this must be true. I say this because I wrote a nice Christmas article and then forgot to send it in. I…

The 7×57 Mauser, a first love remembered

Submitted by Roy Hawkins     Deer tracks crisscrossed the snow-covered ground that morning as Charles Peeples and I began our hunt in Big Black swamp. It was Christmas break 1963, and neither of us had ever taken a whitetail, a…

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That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin The New Year’s Eve just past was celebrated in a bit different way for us.  In long ago years I dressed up and went to a local gathering with friends.  We listened to very loud…

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God’s Love By Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a beautiful song; it is wonderful to one who receives it! Thank you Lord for a New Year. I will forever praise your Holy name. Isaiah 43:18-19 Remember ye not…

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That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Know how (the Mother’s and Grandmothers might relate to this more than the male audience) for seemingly a lifetime you rock, cuddle, feed, clean up after, just in general nourish and care for your babies?…

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God’s Love Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a crystal cross, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Merry Christmas to everyone. May God blessings shower down on you all. Matthew 1:23 Behold a virgin shall be…