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WEDDING: Booth / Kinard

    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 […]

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Sundancer takes World Solar Challenge

    By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal   ADELAIDE, Australia – It is the Superbowl of world solar car racing and a little team from Houston, Mississippi racing a car called Sundancer ran the most miles under solar power. The Houston Solar Car team crossed the finish line of the 1,800 mile World Solar Car […]

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WEDDING: Easley / Goggin

    Special to the Chickasaw Journal   Ben and Brenda Easley of Houston are pleased to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Atlanta Jade Easley to Steven Tyler Goggins. Atlanta Jade, of Saltillo, is the maternal grand-daughter of John and Dorothy Easley of Houston and the   paternal grand-daughter of the late Elmoe and […]

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WEDDING: Latham / Clark

      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 […]

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Chasing the dream

    Special to the Chickasaw Journal   While most people are focused on football, one Houston student/athelete is still chasing his dream to play baseball at the next level, or maybe even another level above that. Tanner Smith was chosen by Marty Gonzalez and Frank Torre, Jr. to play on SACSN (Student Athlete Community […]

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Pvt. Andrew Rucker graduates Basic Training

        Special to the Chickasaw Journal   FORT JACKSON. S.C. – Army Reserve Pvt. Andrew L. Rucker has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice […]

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Houston tastes defeat

    By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal   HOUSTON – A perfect 3-0 Hilltopper football team ran into a perfect 3-0 East Webster squad Friday night and came out on the short end of the stick. Houston climbed on top early and carried a 13-7 lead into the halftime locker room, but the scrappy squad […]

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FLOYD INGRAM: It’s the little things

    I’ve found as I get older that I am not wowed by great events and grand dreams that draw me so intensely. I’ve discovered it is the little things and smaller moments that catch my eye, intrigue me and make me think. Yes, I still have a couple of big ideas that I […]

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2015 Miss Flywheel sought

        By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal   HOUSTON – The prettiest guys and gals in the world have roots in Chickasaw County. The 2015 Houston Fall Flywheel Festival will host the Miss Flywheel Pageant at this year’s celebration, with the winner of the event not only earning a crown but serving as […]

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HHS to explain changes to parents

  By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – A student with a thought-out plan is a student destined to do great things. Houston High School will host a meeting for students and parents at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11 and will discuss changes and graduation options for high school students. “We have these meeting each […]

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Run right! Go long!

  By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Kevonti Marble is a senior tight end at Houston High School this fall and has played football since the seventh grade. He knows what to expect when football practice officially starts on Monday. “It’s going to be hot and they are going to push you,” said Marble. […]

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Lawrence attends youth leadership seminar

  HOUSTON — Malik Lawrence, a resident of Houston, recently attended the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar held at Millsaps College in Jackson. Lawrence joined more than 202 other young high school leaders from the region. Representing Houston High School, Malik is the son of Fred and Beverly McIntosh. Each spring, select area sophomores from […]

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Mixon, Wilkerson earn ICC scholarships

  Special to the Chickasaw Journal FULTON – Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2015 include Zack Mixon of Woodland, who received his scholarship from the Mississippi Association of Supervisors; and Phillip Garrett Wilkinson of Houston, who also received his scholarship from the Mississippi Association of Supervisors. Mixon will be a 2015 graduate of […]

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Sweeping our community

The drug dogs were back in Houston schools last week.#   And while we regret that the noses of those highly trained canines found a small amount of marijuana in the parking lot, we are pleased to report they did not find anything inside the school. Past drug sweeps have turned up weapons and more sizable […]

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