Special to the Chickasaw Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State University has named the graduation list for the 2015 summer term with two graduates from Chickasaw County. Cheryl Bowens, of Woodland, received a Masters of Science from the College of Education. Shelia Neal, of Okolona, received a Bachelor of Science from the College of […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Two Hatley and one Houston peewee football coach have been disciplined and the Houston Charger Football Program has been disassociated from the Amory-based Youth Developmental Football Association of North Mississippi. The decision stems from a fight between a Hatley and Houston coach in front of players, […]
By Ray Van Dusen Monroe Journal PRAIRIE – The second phase of assessment of the 308-acre Prairie Industrial Site is underway. In a recent public hearing, representatives of Earthcon, Stanley Consultants and the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality provided an overview of their findings during the first phase. The environmental assessment was made possible through […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal VAN VLEET – It is the kind of event emergency responders hope never happens, but one they must be ready to respond to at the highest level. Area firefighters, ambulance crews, police and sheriff’s deputies were part of a school bus wreck training exercise hosted by the […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal Ms. Mickey M. Latham and Mr. John H. Clark, Jr., together with their families, are pleased to announce their forth coming marriage. Mickey is the daughter of Mrs. Alma and the late Walter L. Tumblin of Houston. John is the son of Mrs. Dora Ree and […]
For years conservative friends have asked whether social liberals really believe what they say. Yes, they do. They claim to be more open-minded and more intellectually astute. But their ideology has nothing to do with logic and everything to do with worshipping and protecting sacred political issues. Abortion is perhaps the most sacred […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – They have been gathering for more than a decade to pray for an end to abortion in Mississippi and America and they believe it is working. More than 40 people gathered at the southwest corner of the Chickasaw County Courthouse in Houston Sunday from […]
The dirty little secret of so-called “higher education” is that a substantial part of a typical course of instruction in American colleges is almost or nearly worthless. The demands of the marketplace are such that the college must hurry their customers (a more apt term than “students”) through with a degree […]
By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Mississippi lost one of its greatest gridiron ambassadors on Thursday. Hall of Famer Tom Goode passed away at 76, leaving behind a legacy that will live on throughout the Magnolia State. Goode was a standout at West Point High School before moving on to Mississippi State from 1958-60, where he […]
TONIGHT’S FEATURED GAMES Southaven (3-3, 0-2) at Tupelo (3-3, 1-1) THE PLAYERS Southaven: Sophomore QB Matthew Martin rushed for 1 TD and passed for 3 TDs in last week’s OT loss to Hernando. … K Luis Lopez kicked a 32-yard FG in Hernando game. … DB KJ Davis had a 52-yard INT return for a […]
By Hank Wiesner Special to the Chickasaw Journal TROY, ALA. – Houlka nativeJeremy McClain , who was recently appointed Troy University’s Athletics Director, knows firsthand that it take a village to raise a child. McClain and the Trojans will be coming from the next village over, in Troy, Ala., […]
Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Historical markers can be found across Mississippi and Chickasaw County, but how do they get there and who puts them up? Chickasaw Historical and Genealogical Society invites the public to attend a meeting, at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, at the Chickasaw County Heritage Museum, […]
Ethan Turner Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – On a rain-soaked Lady Topper Field, the Toppers achieved a goal that they set for their season. They won district. Tuesday night in Houston, the Lady Toppers defeated the Itawamba AHS Indians 10-1, win the District 1 Region 2 title. The Lady […]
- Chasing the dream October 6, 2015
- McClain invites friends to Troy October 9, 2015
- WEEK 8: High School Football Capsules October 9, 2015
- Former MSU great Goode dies at 76 October 9, 2015
- SONNY SCOTT: History as philosophy. Read it! October 10, 2015
- Bowens, Neal graduate Mississippi State October 12, 2015
- Houston peewee football suspended October 12, 2015
- Prairie Industrial Site assessment moves ahead October 12, 2015
- Training for the worst of wrecks October 12, 2015
- WEDDING: Latham / Clark October 11, 2015
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