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Voter ID available at Clerk's office
A new state law requires voters to be able to identify themselves to poll-workers and has prompted a new photo ID card to be be made available from local circuit clerks.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
FSA disaster applications available
A late spring has prompted the federal government to declare qualified Chickasaw County farmers eligible for emergency loans through the Farmers Services Agency.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Houlka/Okolona consolidation bill dies
A bill to consolidate Chickasaw County Schools in Houlka and Okolona schools was killed in committee in the Mississippi Legislature this month, but the idea, which popped up last year, is far from dead.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Four arrested in robbery of elderly man
Two of the four men allegedly kicked open the door and entered an elderly resident's home at approximately 12:21 a.m. Sunday morning, choking him and taking his money while the other two suspects remained in their vehicle.
Charles Brassfield, 67, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home. He was born May 6, 1946, in Chickasaw County to John Brassfield and Bobbie Mae Dodson.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Floyd Ingram: Ending teen pregnancy
Your Chickasaw Journal wraps up a five-week series today on teen pregnancy so the headline of this column has double meaning.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
300-pound alligator killed in Chickasaw County
Buy at photos.chickasawjournal.com Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks Officer Tyler West measures an alligator taken from a culvert south of Houston on Tuesday.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Teen Pregnancy: Pregnant teens need help, support
Pregnant teens need lots of support, including social, medical, emotional and academic support.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Battle of Okolona re-enactment coming Feb. 22
The Civil War sweeps through Chickasaw County next week as re-enactors gather at Prairie Mound to dig into history and maybe dig up a little treasure.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Roads becoming slippery across north and central Mississippi
The Mississippi Highway Patrol reports that Highway 9 north of Calhoun City is slick as well as the Highway 15 bypass in Chickasaw County and the bridge over the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway on Highway 278 in Monroe County near Amory.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
County cracking down on unpaid fines
Thousands of dollars in unpaid fines can be found on the Chickasaw County Justice Court docket and they need to be paid.
Four charged in connection with Friday shooting
Authorities have arrested five people and the investigation continues into a Jan. 31 shooting where more than a dozen shots were fired.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
The United Way
That is never more true than when it comes to fighting poverty, providing basic health care and information, helping the elderly and supporting programs aimed at building character in our youth.