By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal OKOLONA – If there was an easy way to collect unpaid fines owed across Mississippi someone would have figured it out long ago. Chickasaw County Supervisors called in Justice Court judges, constables and sheriff’s deputies recently seeking ways to collect a portion of the $1.8 million in fines owed […]
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There has been a tiny little change to your Chickasaw Journal this week. Today, under the Chickasaw Journal banner and mission statement “A locally owned newspaper dedicated to the service of God and mankind,” you will find the lines Volume 110, No. 1. Your Chickasaw Journal – or actually the Houston Times and […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The Hilltoppers are headed to the playoffs but they wanted to finish up district business with a win over Noxubee County Friday night. The visiting Tigers jumped on top early and scored all their points in the first half and took a 35-10 victory […]
There has been a tiny little change to your Chickasaw Journal this week. Today, under the Chickasaw Journal banner and mission statement “A locally owned newspaper dedicated to the service of God and mankind,” you will find the lines Volume 110, No. 1. Your Chickasaw Journal – or actually the Houston Times and later the […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The Hilltoppers are headed to the playoffs but they wanted to finish up district business with a win over Noxubee County Friday night. The visiting Tigers jumped on top early and scored all their points in the first half and took a 35-10 victory over Houston. “There is […]
By Ethan Turner Special to the Chickasaw Journal BRUCE – In the game of football, sometimes breaks go a team’s way and suddenly they can go the other team’s way. That was the case on Friday night. In a game that featured two teams striving desperately for a win, the Bruce Trojans […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal STARKVILLE — Mississippi State’s music department will welcome nearly a hundred prospective music and music education majors and their families Nov. 9 for the university’s ninth-annual Music Discovery Day. Nov. 4 is the deadline for online registration at https://w.msstate.edu/music/discover/. During a 9 a.m.-3 p.m. open house, […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal The Houston Exchange Club will host its Second Annual Prayer Breakfast from 7-8 a.m. Nov. 5 at the Houston First United Methodist Church Family Life Center. The Rev. Al Gaspar will be the speaker. The event is themed “One Nation Under God” and its aim is to […]
By Staff Reports Deadlines to bring you today’s Chickasaw Journal newspaper did not allow us to wait for last night’s General Election results, but they can be obtained at our round-the-clock website, chickasawjournal.com. Voters headed to the poll yesterday to pick candidates for several county offices. Tuesday’s election finalized who will serve […]
By Hank Wiesner Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOULKA – A special election will be held Tuesday, Dec. 15 to choose a successor long-time Alderman David Wiggs, 86, who died Tuesday, Oct. 13 at his home in Houlka. Friends recalled the late alderman as a family oriented man with a […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The law is vague, police are cautious and Mississippi’s window tint law is – well, dark and confusing. Houston Police Chief Billy Voyles is reminding drivers with tinted windows that the state requires them to have their car inspected and the windows deemed legally tinted. […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal CHICKASAW COUNTY – A Road Marker Ceremony was held in honor of Benjamin Neal, Sr., this summer and the event took place at Pleasant Grove Missionary Church. Lunch was served and remarks and tributes on behalf of Mr. Neal as native son of the community of Buena […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal Dewayne and Carmen Booth, of Houston, are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ramona Faye to Shannon Edward Williams, son of Tommy and Sherry Williams and Gary and Molly Kinard, all of Maben. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Ramon Ochoa and […]
My son woke up Saturday morning in the Australian Outback and sent me a photo taken on his cell phone. James Reid Ingram had found a stone beside the highway where the Houston Solar car team had passed the 2,000 kilometer mark in the 3,022 kilometer World Solar Car Challenge. On it […]
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