Sports schedules

WED, MAY 21

Prep Baseball

(All Games at Trustmark Park in Pearl)
10 a.m. — Smithville vs. Cathedral/Stringer winner in MHSAA 1A State Championship Series… Read more

Jail docket

THE Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 25 miscellaneous incident reports and 12 incident offense reports last week.… Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

“Alison’s House” earned Susan Glaspell (1876-1948) the 1931 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The fictitious story about a famous poet, who has been deceased 18 years, takes place on the last … Read more

Letter to the editor – Thanks from RMH

Robert Oliver and Ruby Johnson of New Direction out of Weir recently made a trip to the Ronald McDonald House in Memphis, TN, where he delivered 123 gallons of aluminum can pop tops for the charity.

Soon after his trip, … Read more

Smoking cessation difficult but rewarding

Quitting smoking is important for your health and provides many benefits but it is not easy. Some people try several times before succeeding.
Smoking causes multiple health risks to you and those exposed to your smoke. It is also a … Read more