Rangers receive awards for training excellence

Drinkwater, Balentine, Mahle and Hearne

From Press Reports

Four rangers with the Natchez Trace Parkway have received awards for excellence in training from the National Park Service.

The Natchez Trace Parkway, which traverses Choctaw County, is one of 22 parks that takes recent graduates of … Read more

French Camp Academy takes home four Journalism Awards

FCA Yearbook Staff L to R: Michelle Parker, Tristen Hamilton, Anna Box, Anna Katherine Hosket, Advisor Kim Hosket, Joy Lawson, Anna Sheffield, Jerad Lehman

From press and staff reports

French Camp Academy’s school annual, Lux Vitae, wins four awards at the biggest high school journalism convention in the state. Class of 2014 school annual won 1st place Multimedia integration, 1st place clubs and organizations … Read more

Ackerman Cub Scouts hosts Pinwood Derby

Local cub scouts prepare for pinwood derby.

Submitted

On Saturday, April 18th, 2015, the Ackerman Cub Scout Troop 41 and the Ackerman Baptist Church Royal Ambassadors held a join Pinwood Derby Tournament at the Ackerman Baptist Church Family Life Center.

The overall winners were:  Best Designed Car: … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 04/22/15

The case for police cameras
Editorial by Jack Ryan

Two recorded events, one in South Carolina and the other in Arizona, make it obvious that assigning a camera to all police officers as part of their work equipment would be … Read more