Monthly Archives: October 2013

Engineering at CCCTC

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  The engineering students at Choctaw County Career and Technology Center are off to a great start. Students are learning to design and build robots while applying concepts of the engineering design cycle. The instructor, Sunja Douglas, facilitates the learning process as students troubleshoot…

Pet of the week

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Sammie is a young male neutered cat about 7 months old. He is very sweet and loves attention. He has had all shots. Sammie’s adoption fee is $20. Please come by the animal clinic to visit or call 285-9006 for more information.

Girlfriends learn basket weaving

Lynn and Francie show off their finished baskets in the Girlfriends class.

From press reports   The sixth session of Girlfriends, a Broken Wings ministry, just finished learning to weave baskets. Catherine Williams, basket weaver, taught the class and you can see the results! We NEVER thought we would be so successful…but…

Chamber organizational meeting slated Oct. 28

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce   The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will become an established governing board this month. All Chamber of Commerce members are asked to attend an organizational meeting to adopt by-laws and elect a Board…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 43 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week. 10/4/13   Mark Gladney   B/M  10/4/71  WPD    Burglary Of A Commercial Building 10/4/13   Rebecca Box    W/F   2/23/66   APD     Contempt 10/5/13     Jamarcus Dotson    B/M     3/1/95      MHP     DUI 1st, Speeding 70/55, No D.L. &…

Legendary Northwest Baseball coach receives honor

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Former Northwest Mississippi Community College baseball coach Jim Miles, of Mathistion, was honored during the college’s homecoming activities on Oct. 5 at the Senatobia campus. The Northwest baseball field was officially named by the Northwest Board of Trustees for Miles,…

Big performances lead FCA Panthers to narrow victory

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   French Camp Academy used strong performances from a pair of it’s big game players to take a 17-13 come-from-behind win over visiting Starkville Academy on Friday night. Senior quarterback Jesse Hosket hit on…

Welcome reception for new attorney planned

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce   Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome a new attorney to the county. Kasey Burney Young is a native of Choctaw County and has opened her practice at 533 South Louisville…