From press reports
The Culinary Arts Classes at the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center conducted a “Gift in a Jar” fundraiser.
Each jar contained ingredients needed to make one of five varieties of cookies.
Numerous skills learned in … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
My favorite month is January, named after Janus, who, in Roman mythology, was a god with two faces that looked in opposite directions. One of Janus’s faces looked to the … Read more
12/20/13 BARBARA PARKER W/F 1/20/50 APD DUI OTHER
12/24/13 CHAKESHIA GLENN B/F 2/29/84 CSO PHONE HARASSMENT & SIMPLE ASSAULT
Editor’s note: Unless otherwise noted or not applicable, defendants listed in this report have only been charged with the offenses listed … Read more
Last week, a legislative task force released a number of recommendations designed to be smarter about how Mississippi punishes adult offenders.
With an incarceration rate that is more than 70 percent higher than the national average, it’s clear that … Read more
From combined reports
The Holmes Community College men’s basketball team heads into the 2014 portion of its schedule with a 7-2 overall mark and a 1-0 record in the MACJC North Division.
The Lady Bulldogs are 2-0 overall and … Read more
THURS, JAN. 2
Men’s College Basketball
7 p.m. — Maryland Eastern Shore at MSU
Women’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Missouri at Ole Miss
6 p.m. — MSU at Florida
FRIDAY, JAN. 3
TBA — Sam Dale Tournament … Read more
MAYHEW – Almost 1,000 people showed up at East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus Saturday for information sessions about how to submit successful job applications to Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi (YTMM).
Yokohama officials announced the selection of West Point … Read more
By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Hundreds of news stories and photos have been written and printed in The Choctaw Plaindealer for 2013 marking them down in history. Among those 11 stand out as the top news stories of … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer
So far, so good is the report on the French Camp Academy basketball teams this season.
While neither the boys nor girls team has played very many games so far during the 2013-14 … Read more
By Press and Staff Reports
Pioneer Health Services of Choctaw MAC Committee sponsored a Christmas door decoration contest at the Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw. The decorated doors were shown off during the recent Christmas Open House and the … Read more