Monthly Archives: January 2017

CCCTC celebrates Career and Technical Education Month

Submitted Students and faculty at Choctaw County Career and Technology Center will join others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) month. This year’s tagline is Celebrate Today, Own Tomorrow! CTE…

Choctaw County begins search for football coach/AD

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Superintendent of Education says the school system hopes to be ready to hire a new head football coach and athletic director for Choctaw County High School by its February board meeting “We…

Lady Chargers take overtime thriller over Puckett

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer   Kyshia Mitchell drained six 3-pointers to lead the homestanding Lady Chargers to a 58-53 overtime win over Puckett in the Mid-Mississippi Challenge on Saturday night. “I’m hoping this little win streak gives us some…

Obituaries

Grozelia Thomas Jan. 19, 2017 Services for Grozelia Thomas, 79, of Maben will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 28, 2017, at Grove Chapel M.B. Church in Maben with burial in Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston. Visitation will be from 1-5…

MML sponsors Municipal Government Week

From press & staff reports   The Mississippi Municipal League recently sponsored Mississippi Municipal Government Week January 15 – 21. The proclamation of the week was performed at the Mississippi State Capital Building in Jackson. MML Director Sheri Veazey spoke…

Juniors attend DYW ‘Meet and Greet’

Submitted by Ginny Lucas Choctaw County DYW Program   With less than nine weeks left until the local Distinguished Young Women, formerly Junior Miss program, potential contestants met with the local chairmen on Sunday, January 22nd to discuss program details.…