The Mississippi Choctaw Indian Princess will continue her reign. Elisah M. Jimmie will remain in her official role for one more year. Chief Cyrus Ben announced "due to the unexpected circumstances and health risks associated with hosting the Choctaw Indian Princess pageant, I asked... Read More.
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The Fire Station Farmer's Market opens today at 8 a.m. According to Mayor Brian Gomillion, produce will be available at the Fire Station Market in Walnut Grove. Expected produce is Okra, Corn, Crowder Peas, Watermelon, Canteloupe, Peaches, Apricot Plums, Potatoes, Green and Red Tomatoes,... Read More.
FREE testing continues tomorrow in Red Water community. UMMC and the MSDH are providing free drive-through Covid-19 testing this Saturday, May 30th, at the Red Water Facility in Carthage. "Anyone who has crossed paths with a Covid-19 positive person or who is experiencing any symptoms... Read More.
Today is Friday, May 29, the 150th day of 2020. There are 216 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 29, 1988, President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev opened their historic summit in Moscow. On this date: In 1765, Patrick Henry... Read More.
PEARL RIVER RESORT TAKING MAJOR STEPS IN PREPARATION FOR REOPENING Choctaw, MS (May 28, 2020) – While Pearl River Resort and Bok Homa Casino (Sandersville) remain temporarily closed, major steps are being taken in preparation for reopening. Plans include strict sanitation and safety protocols, required... Read More.
The Mississippi Choctaw Indian Fair has been cancelled. In an announcement made by Chief Cyrus Ben, the decision was made because of ongoing Covid-19 concerns. "I have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Choctaw Indian Fair annually held in July. With continued... Read More.
Covid Numbers are down in Attala, Leake and Scott counties. Overall percentages as well as per capita cases have dropped in these regions. According to the MSDH website, these counties are not currently listed on the top 12 list from across the state. According... Read More.