The riding of all-terrain vehicles is a common everyday event in Mississippi. Although most individuals keep safety in mind, there are some who overlook the possible dangers.
Most individuals ride without helmets or have more than one rider … Read more
Most of the time I as publisher do not place editorial opinions, cartoons or the like in the newspaper but with continued apathy among all voters in this country. I have to speak up.
I want readers to agree. I … Read more
Full Circle Knitting and Crochet Group
Nov. and Dec.
Full Circle is part of the Mississippi State University Extension and meets every Tuesday from 9:00-12:00. (During the 1st Tuesday of each month, Yarn Spinners Book Club joins the group from … Read more
From school reports
GOODMAN — Four members of the Holmes Community College Bulldog football team inked with four-year universities last week.
Dre Massey, a sophomore from Greenville, S.C., will take his talents to the University of Florida Gators next season. … Read more
WED, DEC. 30
TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered)
TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered)
2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.
Women’s … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Chargers of Choctaw County High School went into this week’s action looking to remain undefeated as they took part in the East Webster Christmas Classic.
CCHS was set to take on Kosciusko on Monday. … Read more
74 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK – From the files of the December 26, 1941, Choctaw Plaindealer:
Board Alderman – Ackerman, Mississippi, December 2, 1941. Be it remembered that on the above date the Mayor and Board of Alderman of the … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
My favorite month is January, the gateway to a new year of opportunities. According to “The American Educator,” the month was named in honor of Janus, the Roman god of … Read more
2:22 a.m., Old Trace Rd., Medical Call, EMS
2:47 a.m., Hwy.15, Water Pipe Burst, APD
2:39 p.m., Main St., Alarm, APD
3:45 p.m., Fentress-Panhandle Rd., Medical Call, EMS
6:25 p.m., Hwy. 15, Gas Drive Off, APD… Read more
Jessica Lynn Peterson, 20, passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was Saturday, December 26, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral … Read more