Woods wins MACD Endowment Fund Scholarship

Submitted by Kayla McMinn   Twenty-two campers, including Angel Woods from Choctaw County, participated in the 2017 Mississippi Soil and Water Conservation Commission Natural Resources Youth Camp, held from June 4 to 8 at Hinds Community College in Raymond.  …

Recognition

The staff of the Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center recognized the male residents and fathers of the center by hosting a “Men’s Day” celebration in their honor before this past Father’s Day.             The celebration…

In the Good Ole Summertime

By Lisa Harris   Summer is here finally! My summer is broken into two parts. I have to work in the morning then I am free in the afternoon. I usually just nap, read, and watch television. I get drowsy…

Financial scams target trusting Mississippians

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — King Solomon wrote thousands of years ago that there is nothing new under the sun, a truth played out daily by unscrupulous people putting modern spins on the age-old practice of…

Ready

Dollar General, located at 267 MS Hwy 15 in Ackerman, held its Grand Re-opening June 17 to celebrate the store being remodeled to add more features. The Dollar General staff welcomed Mayor Dick Cain and Ackerman Police Officer Dwain Steed…