Monthly Archives: November 2013

Students learn School Bus Safety

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   School bus safety is not only important to the children but to parents, teachers, bus drivers and anyone driving near a school bus. The Choctaw County School District Transportation Department recently celebrated School…

Historical Luncheon slated for Nov. 12

By Press Reports   The November Historical Highlight Luncheon at French Camp Presbyterian Church will be on Tuesday, November 12 at noon.  Speakers will be David & Ann Vincent, who lived in French Camp many years before retiring in the Jackson area in…

Teenager found dead

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson   STEWART – The weeklong search for a missing man ended in sorrow Friday. According to Montgomery County Sheriff Bubba Nix, the body of James Nail, 19, of Stewart was found the afternoon of October 25…

Veteran’s Day program slated

By Staff and Press Reports   The annual Veteran’s Day Program will be held November 11 at 10:55 a.m. at the Ty Cobb Complex in Ackerman. The guest speaker will be Circuit Court Judge Joseph H. Loper, Jr., of Ackerman.…

Calendar of Events

Cowboy Church Have you made poor choices? Read John 5:14. Feel like something is missing from you life? Come join us to study God’s word every Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m. at Choctaw Riding Club Arena. The arena is located…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. One of the things I teach in the interpersonal communication class is that words, for the most part, have only an arbitrary connection to their meanings. For example, the word…

Importance of flea prevention all year round

By Dr. Brandy Middleton Boykin Fleas can be an overwhelming parasites during the warmer months. The reason flea infestation can occur so quickly during the warmer months is because the environment is ideal for the flea life cycle. Fleas love…

FCA faces must-win situation at Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   While the MHSAA Class 1A High School Football Playoffs don’t officially begin until Nov. 15, they may as well begin this Friday night for the French Camp Academy Panthers. FCA, which played for…

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 22 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week. 10/27/13    Jeremy Winters    B/M    1/3/90  CSO Bench Warrants X2 10/29/13    Fabio Hazley       B/M      2/1/94  CSO Transferred For Work Program 10/31/13    Marvin Kirkwood    B/M    4/4/55  MBN Poss. of Marijuana…