Former Mathiston town marshal charged  

Accused of embezzlement by public official

From Press and Staff Reports

The former Mathiston town marshal was arrested Friday on charges of five counts of felony embezzlement by a public official, Attorney General Jim Hood announced.

Shane Box, 38, was … Read more

Choctaw County Choirs receive superiors at state

By Sue Tarver

CCHS Chorus Director

All Choctaw County School Choirs were selected to go to the State Choir Contest in April 2016. These included the Junior High Girls’ Soprano and Alto choirs, the Junior High Boys’ and Girls’ Soprano, … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Every semester my students and I watch Hamlet: Prince of Denmark. Why is beautified a vile phrase? This question recently came to mind while we were watching Act II, Scene … Read more

FCE honor roll

French Camp Elementary School

Honor Roll for the Year

1st Grade Superintendent’s List: Colin Carmichael, Bella Davis, Rebecca Gilbert, Amberlyn Hutchinson, Anderson Littlejohn, Brianna Pollard.

2nd Grade Superintendent’s List: Haelee Black, Olivia Browning, Kaylin Chaney, Denaria. Coleman, Rowan Dean, Knicholas … Read more

Grace Evangelical to provide VBS

By Mary Nell Coblenz

Children and youth in the French Camp community have a treat in store June 14-17. A dynamic ministry team of youth and adults from Grace Evangelical Church in Memphis will be back for the 6th year … Read more