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EMCC Job Fair returns April 28

From press reports Job-seekers are polishing their resumes as they prepare to meet a regional gathering of potential employers at the annual East Mississippi Job Fair, coming April 28 to East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus.

Letters to the Editor – 04/20/2016

A thank you On behalf of the American Legion Post 82 and Ladies Auxiliary in Ackerman, we would like to recognize and commend our Choctaw Plaindealer reporter and office manager, Chuck Bailey.

School Menus – 04/20/2016

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk) Choctaw County Breakfast (All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers) Wednesday, Apr. 20: Biscuits, Sausage or Chicken Patty Thursday, Apr. 21: Pancakes, Sausage Patty, Breakfast Burrito…

In Our Community – 04/20/2016

A Thought for Today Missionary Ernestine Kennedy Teach me, O Lord, the way of thy statutes; and I shall keep it unto the end. Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with my…

Rho Nu Zeta Chapter receives honors at conference

Submitted Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. held their joint Mississippi State Leadership Conference at the Marriott Hotel in Jackson, MS on February 16-28, 2016. Six members of Rho Nu Zeta Chapter were among the…

News of Yesteryear – 04/20/2016

Ninety-five years ago this week–From the files of the April 15, 1921 Choctaw Plaindealer Body Rests Now Under American Soil Mathiston, Miss., April 7. The remains of Private, First Class David Hicks Dobbs, A.E.F., son of W.J. Dobbs, residing just…

North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson The Winona Times In Spring 2017, the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery will open–one of 268 national and state veteran cemeteries nationwide. “It’s a huge deal,” said cemetery director Mark Lawson.  “In the grand scheme of…