Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 45 miscellaneous incident reports and 14 incident offense reports last week.

7/15/16 Daquan Meaders B/M 11/11/96 WPD Petit Larceny & Poss. of Controlled Substance

7/17/16 Travis Sean Hunt W/M 10/19/92 CSO Escape Jail Facility … Read more

Good papers are honest information brokers

It’s just true. And time hasn’t changed it: Find a well-run, stable or progressive community and it will be served by a well-run local newspaper.

The Mississippi Press Association is observing its 150th birthday this year. Members gathered last month … Read more

Christmas In July?

sweaterSubmitted By Jan Ballard
MSU Extension–Choctaw County

No, but it is not too early to be planning ahead. Christmas can be many things to many people, but one attribute it can reveal in both children and adults is that of … Read more

God’s Love

By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a yellow hibiscus plant, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it.

2 Chronicles 7:14 If my people, which are called by name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my … Read more

French Camp Historical Highlight Luncheon


Mary Nell Coblentz presenting Danita Douglas her birthday cake

Larry Littlejohn was the speaker at the July 12, 2016 French Camp Historical Highlight Luncheon held at Noon at the French Camp Presbyterian Church. He spoke about the music and ministry … Read more

Canning Jam Workshop held

On July 11, a Canning Workshop: Jams was held at the Choctaw County Extension Office. Four participants learned about proper canning techniques, safety issues, water bath canning, and pressure canning. During the hands-on workshop, they made blueberry jam.  One participant Read more