Monthly Archives: January 2014

French named interim director of Stennis Institute

From Press Reports   Replacing W. Martin “Marty” Wiseman as director of Mississippi State’s John C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development might be a near-impossible challenge. That’s why P. Edward “Eddie” French, the recently named interim director, said…

Supervisors hold meeting in courtroom

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   Surprise filled the Choctaw County courtroom on January 21 when Pioneer Health Systems delivered the news that they are terminating their lease with the county. Steve Fontaine, vice president of hospital operations of…

Locals honor Dr. MLK’s legacy

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   Honoring and remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy was part of the 6th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day with Prayer Visual. Approximately