Monthly Archives: December 2016

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Know how (the Mother’s and Grandmothers might relate to this more than the male audience) for seemingly a lifetime you rock, cuddle, feed, clean up after, just in general nourish and care for your babies?…

Obituaries

Mrs. Ada Lee Macon Dotson Funeral services for Mrs. Ada Lee Macon Dotson, 85, were held at 11 a.m., December 23 at Mt. Sinai M.B. Church in Louisville. Evangelist Essie Glass officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Mrs. Dotson…

Unemployment rate lowest in more than 12 years

From press and staff reports Mississippi’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell again in November to 5.7%.  This is the lowest level of unemployment since February 2004 when the rate was also 5.7%.  The November 2016 rate is two-tenths of a…

School board approve financials before Christmas break

From staff reports The Choctaw County Board of Education held its last meeting before the Christmas break Dec. 12 at the Central Office. During the discussion portion of the meeting, the board approved the financial reports. In the informational portion…

Local EMCC students earn GED diplomas

From press reports Crawford resident Elizabeth Ross, 50, had worked at Sanderson Plumbing in Columbus for 24 years when the bankrupt toilet-seat maker shut its doors on April 29, 2014. Ross was finding it difficult to land a good job…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 12/21/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Calendar of Events

Bible Study   Mondays, 6:30 p.m., Attala County Library, Kosciusko. Evangelist Martha Jones will lead the Bible Study. AA Meetings Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous, East Louisville Baptist Church Choir Room, Louisville. Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous, Choctaw…