CHICKASAW COUNTY – You can spend your money at the big box stores on Black Friday, mail it out of town on Cyber Monday or you can spend it with someone you know in Houston, Okolona, Houlka or Woodland this Christmas. Economic development staff and city officials are urging shoppers to look for deals this […]
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HOUSTON – The Houston Civic Center is the premier gathering point for most of the community and the city wants to keep the facility a place the community can use and point to with pride. The city has posted new rules for use of the building after several rowdy parties at the facility over the […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Houston Lower Elementary School has released the Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. First Grade Superintendent’s List Syna Gandhi, Millie Heeringa, Mark Murillo, Tracy Neal, Carter Pettit, Langley Smith, Steven Cook, Briana Bedolla, Kimble Clouse, Katelyn Collins, Kamryn Gates, Dakeria Ivy, Shi Jones, Carmen Owen, Alecia Pulliam, […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Houston Middle School has released the honor roll for the first nine weeks. Sixth Grade Superintendent’s List Abby Kate Boyer, Emma Brassfield, Kamryn Cooper, Jermaya Davenport, Shemerea Davidson, Christian Dakota Griffin, Phadellia Hill, Janyola Jones, Haley Nicole Makamson, Makiya McCoy, Emily Lauren Petit, Tramon Robinson, Jasmine Robinson, Nathan […]
Nov.28 The North Mt. Olivet General Baptist District Association Brotherhood Ministry will sponsor its annual Thanksgiving Day meal on Thanksgiving Day, Nov.28. There is no charge for the meal. Pick-up delivery of the me4al will begin at 11a.m. If you would like a meal delivered to you please contact one of the following persons: Pastor […]
HOUSTON – For almost 30 years, volunteers have spread Christmas cheer in Houston and the surrounding areas and the drive has begun again. Project Noel began as a grass-roots effort to help the less fortunate during the holidays and has continued to serve the community with Christmas cheer. Carol Byrne has worked with Project Noel […]
HOULKA – Hundreds will be fed Thanksgiving and hundreds of gifts will be sold for Christmas at two closely linked events in Houlka this holiday season. The Houlka Community Thanksgiving will see more than 500 meals prepared for needy families, the elderly, county inmates and law enforcement officers on Thanksgiving Day. This will be backed […]
HOUSTON – Houston High School has released the Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. Freshmen Superintendent’s List Sandy Garner, Rodrigo Hernandez, Melik Lawrence, Harley Nabors, Anekein Rish and Alex Springer Principal’s List Luis Aju, Bryan Barfield, Caroline Blakenship, Drake Dendy, Trey Griggs, Kayla Mims, Timothy Monts, Hunter Moore, Hayden Powell, Chandre Raines, Megan Reed, […]
Ask Imogene Armstrong what she would look for in a day care for her children and she is quick to give two honest answers. “Safety and people who care,” said Armstrong. “Safety should be the first concern for anybody looking to leave their children with someone else, even if it’s family or friends. Second, your […]
PHEBA – Hebron Christian School has released the honor roll for the first nine weeks. Kindergarten Principal’s List Macy Aycock, Calleith Davis, Cooper Grimes, Jessie Hamblin, Ethan Sappington and Johnny Vance A/B Honor Roll Chandler Cliett First Grade A/B Honor Roll Levi Cantrell, Kayla Crowley, Hallie Edwards and Cason Moss Second Grade A/B Honor Roll […]
HOUSTON – A grinch has not stolen Christmas, but they did steal the white strand of holiday lights that reached to the top of the Chickasaw County Courthouse in Houston. City crews went to test the lights last week in preparation for putting them up and found them missing from a city storage building on […]
OKOLONA – Aldermen would love to have a Mississippi driver’s license office at Rockwell Auditorium, but the demands of the Mississippi State Highway Patrol won’t make it easy. The Okolona Board of Aldermen received a list of office requirements the state needs before it can establish a driver’s license testing location in town. The […]
The Salvation Army Kettle campaign kicks off in Houston Nov. 25 at Grocer’s Pride and Nov. 29 at Walmart 411. Volunteers are needed to ring the bells for two-hour shifts at both local stores to help the less fortunate. Funds raised during the Kettle Campaign help the Salvation Army provide assistance to local residents throughout […]
David and Lisa Poynor of Big Creek are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Emiley, to Casey Lancaster, son of Mark Lancaster and Ruby Lee Lancaster of Houston. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Helen Lowrimore, the late Lance and Tressie Poynor all of Big Creek and Walter and Emma […]
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