Vaughan’s Vocabulary

By Don Vaughan

I recently read “Top 3 Reasons to Improve Your Vocabulary,” published on “Litemind [sic]: Exploring Ways to Use our Minds Efficiently.” The website article pointed out that developing a vocabulary is one of the most overlooked ways … Read more

Teachers from across state receive STEM training

From Press Reports


Pictured from left: Chris Webb, Pontotoc Ridge Career and Technical School; Patricia Simmons, Central School; Stephanie Kitchens, Okolona Vocational School; Julie Chase, French Camp Elementary School; Caitlin Bailey, TRAC Trainer; and, Holly Bailey, TRAC Trainer.

Recently, teachers … Read more

Longest tenured Ackerman Policewoman retires


Ackerman Police Chief, Kevin Stark, presents Officer, Lisa Coleman, with the shadowbox at her retirement reception held at the Ackerman Town Hall Boardroom.


This shadowbox was presented to Coleman with her patch and badge along with an expert shot badge

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National Aquarium Month celebrated


Pictured (left to right) are Sara Chancellor, Elizabeth Tackett, Tara Hutcherson and Kelly Godwin dressed for the luau.


Employees tried their turn at hula dancing

Last month Choctaw Regional Medical Center’s Safe and Sound Art Therapy program celebrated June’s National … Read more