The Weir High School Class of 1966

The Weir High School Class of 1966 recently celebrated their 50th class reunion at Lake Tiak-O’Khata.  A wonderful evening of fellowship and dinner was enjoyed by all as old memories were relived and new ones created.

Decorations of the WHS … Read more

EMCC looking for ‘Leo the Lion’

East Mississippi Community College is in the process of recruiting a new mascot for the school’s 2016-17 cheerleading team.

EMCC’s “Leo the Lion” mascot will be responsible for promoting school spirit and leading crowds at athletic sporting events.  Scholarship opportunities … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 59 miscellaneous incident reports and 15 isolated incident reports this week.

6/3/16 Tonnie T. Paden B/M 2/5/86 APD FTA & Contempt

6/2/16 Sean Hunt W/M 10/19/92 APD Disregard of traffic device x 2, Suspended … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

In Scene 5 of Act IV in William Shakespeare’s Hamlet: Prince of Denmark, Laertes, like a roaring lion, enters the new Danish king’s throne room demanding answers over the mysterious … Read more

Attend at Belhaven

Photo submitted by Rose Hunt



Caleb Barry attended the Fellowship of Christian Athletes leadership camp at Belhaven University, June 2-5. He is a member of Ackerman First Baptist Church. Caleb will be entering his senior year at Choctaw County … Read more

E911 Calls

May 10

9:40 a.m., Hwy. 15, APD Other, APD 1:40 p.m., Hwy. 12 MVA, CSO 4:01 p.m., E. Cherry St., Vehicle Unlock, APD 4:05 p.m., E. Potts Rd., Medical Call, EMS 5:22 p.m., Hemphill St., Weir, Domestic, CSO 6:42 p.m., … Read more