Special to the Chickasaw Journal Itawamba Community College’s concert choir and chamber singers will present their fall concert at 6:30 p.m., Oct. 17, in the W.O. Benjamin Fine Arts Center auditorium at the Fulton Campus. Admission is free. The program will include a variety of music from patriotic to spiritual. The college’s 70-plus member choir […]
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Special to the Chickasaw Journal JACKSON – Mississippians traveling out of state to hunt big game this fall need to be aware of a new rule affecting the transport of their trophy. In May 2016, the Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks passed rules to prohibit carcass importation to protect Mississippi deer from Chronic Wasting […]
Giving up is easy to do because we become worn out from trying. The high school student who cannot make the ball team or the college student who fails college algebra three times is frustrated. Everyone in life hits a few walls. We tried once or twice and failed and then moved on to something […]
AREA SCORES Friday Aberdeen 18, South Pontotoc 21 FINAL Belmont 35, New Site 12 FINAL Biggersville 38, Thrasher 36 FINAL Booneville at Benton County – ppd. until Saturday (wet field) Bruce 8, Calhoun City 50 FINAL Charleston 45, Holly Springs 0 FINAL Corinth 14, Itawamba AHS 24 FINAL East Union 32, Baldwyn 64 FINAL […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal WOODLAND – The Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Department and Webster County Sheriff’s Department were called to a shots fired incident early Friday morning with deputies later subduing a man with a Taser after he rammed two patrol cars. Chickasaw County Sheriff James Meyers said an off-duty Chickasaw County deputy heard gunshots […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal Below are some facts about the American Cancer Society and breast cancer. We encourage you to send them to friends and family. These facts demonstrate the work the American Cancer Society has accomplished with other organizations and remind us that together we can create a world with less breast cancer […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON — Ignoring breast cancer is not a cure. Early detection and treatment is the key to beating breast cancer, yet many women won’t seek treatment out of ignorance, financial concerns or the real fear they will be told they have cancer. And local and state agencies have tons of […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal The doors at Women First Resource Center in Tupelo are open to any woman in need. The center started as a home base for a breast cancer support group but has evolved to a broader mission of helping women cope with cancer and other crises. There are little comforts for […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Chickasaw County Farm Service Agency can’t make it rain but producers who have watched pastures stressed by this summer’s drought may qualify for a program aimed at providing them a little relief. The Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) is aimed at producers who graze eligible livestock on eligible […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – It very dry and a wildfire could be very dangerous right now The Chickasaw County Board of Supervisors voted to implemented a burn ban until Nov. 7 after the area has not received any significant rain in over a month. “I’ve not seen a fall this dry in […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Aldermen were told federal accounting rules are urging local government to shoulder more of their retirement burden and were informed of one bookkeeping concern by their auditor last week. A $2 million unfunded liability adjustment to Houston’s books dramatically changed the city’s financial condition and while the city […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The Kosciusko Whippets came out in an offensive scheme that surprised Houston in the first half, but then the Hilltoppers settled in and took care of business. Kosciusko (1-6, 0-2) put in a wing-T offense and ran an option in an effort to sneak up on the Hilltoppers […]
The Chickasaw Journal and newspapers across Northeast Mississippi that are part of Journal Publishing Inc., are highlighting Breast Cancer Awareness this month. The Chickasaw Journal will publish a special page breast cancer news and information every Wednesday this month in an effort to highlight a disease that will be diagnosed in 207,090 women for the […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal FALKNER – Vardaman quarterback Trae Owen did everything but sell popcorn in the Rams’ Division 1-1A matchup against Falkner on Friday night. The senior led seven scoring drives, accounted for four touchdowns and kicked eight extra points in the Rams 62-26 runaway win over the Eagles. “I thought he had […]
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