During their February meeting, the Choctaw County Board of Education received an update from Choctaw County High School Prinicipal, Amber Vowell concerning strategies that are being implemented to help close some achievement gaps.
Quilting is not only a craft, but also an art form, that goes back for centuries, and yet is still thriving in today’s culture, as evidenced by the Mississippi Quilt Association (MQA) Spring Gathering, held February 8-9 at Lake Tiak O’Khata.
In a special called meeting, on Tuesday, January 29, the Choctaw Board of Supervisors voted to declare that the County would pay three extra years of principle off the bond issue which was used to build the Choctaw Regional Medical Center.
During their meeting of January 7, the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors authorized Board Attorney Kasey Young to draft a letter requesting that the Choctaw County Justice Court Judges meet with the Supervisors to discuss the collection of outstanding fines.
It is not unusual for families and individuals to find themselves facing hard times and in need of assistance. Broken Wings Ministries is a non-denominational ministry that exists to help those in need, and to provide assistance in a number of different ways.
As the cost of healthcare continues to increase and Medicare reimbursements continue a downward trend, many small, rural health care facilities have the difficult task of trying to control costs and make ends meet.