Paramedics Plus, of Tyler, Texas, a for-profit emergency medical service company, is in the process of acquiring LifeCare EMS which services a six county area, including Leake, Winston, Kemper, Scott, Newton and Noxubee Counties.
On July 14, 30 members of the Marine Raider Memorial March started a 900-mile journey across five states to honor the 15 Marines and U.S. Navy corpsman killed when their KC-130T aircraft crashed in Leflore County on July 10, 2017.
The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors continued discussions regarding possible litigation with a contractor as well as received an annual financial report regarding the county hospital during its regular meeting March 5 at the Choctaw County Courthouse Boardroom.
Mrs. Vivian Tyler celebrated her 100th birthday Friday, March 9, at the Atwood Home in Kosciusko, where she has resided for three years. She was born in 1918 in Choctaw County near French Camp, and is the remaining survivor of nine children born to Katie and Bob Turner.
Harley Thomas of Noxapater recently served as a page for the Mississippi House of Representatives. Pages generally run errands for officials and House staff. Harley is pictured with Speaker of the House Philip Gunn and Representative Kevin Horan who sponsored her visit.