Monthly Archives: September 2013

Chargers rally late to take 12-8 win over Houston

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   The deeper you go into the football season, and the playoffs in particular, the more likely it is to have to deal with poor field conditions. That’s something the Chargers of Choctaw County…

The power of listening and the power of words

By: Ethen Gillespie We can all recognize the power of words in a relationship, but we should never forget the power of listening! Success in marriage, like any other relationship, depends upon the ability to effectively communicate. Dr. John Covey…

Sports schedules

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25 Junior College Soccer 2/4 p.m. — Meridian at Holmes THURSDAY, SEPT. 26 Prep Softball 5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel 6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster 6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya 6:30 p.m.…

Holmes Community College quarterback has break out game

By Steve Diffey Special to The Plaindealer   GOODMAN — Holmes Community College freshman quarterback Jamario Benson had a breakout game for the Bulldogs here Thursday night accounting for 322 of the Bulldogs’ total yards. However, despite his effort the…

Calendar of Events

Purchase chances on Pride Table Gift basket The Choctaw County High School band and Band Boosters would like to thank each and every person or business who donated any item(s) to our Pride Table Gift Basket”. If you would like…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed six incident offense reports and 21 miscellaneous incident reports last week. 9/14/13  Jessie Ponder   W/M 9/25/86  CSO Contributing to a Minor & MDOC Hold 9/14/13 Chance Wade  W/M  11/25/87 CSO  Contributing to a Minor & Public Drunk Editor’s note: Unless otherwise noted…

Regional 4-H workshop polishes area volunteers

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Since the 4-H goal of making the best better applies not only to young people but also to the volunteer leaders who oversee local clubs, ongoing training is key to staying prepared. A group of 23 volunteer…