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Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Sometimes I hear a familiar classical music composition, but will not be able to identify the composer nor the composition’s title. For example, I recently heard Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky’s Piano … Read more

Supes discuss proposed tax incentives for MS Forge

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Proposed tax incentives to help Mississippi Forge open in Ackerman was on the agenda for the September 17 Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Jigar Kadakia is planning on opening the former Ackerman … Read more

Containers extend fresh herb season

By Gary R. Bachman

MSU Horticulturist

Coastal Research & Extension Center

 

With fall officially here, many gardeners hooked on cooking with herbs may start to worry about how they’re going to cook once it’s too cold to grow herbs … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

My students and I practice techniques by Stanislavski (1863-1938), whose objective in performing was to represent the truth of behavior through representational means. Stanislavski’s approach was to work from the … Read more

The power of listening and the power of words

By: Ethen Gillespie

We can all recognize the power of words in a relationship, but we should never forget the power of listening!

Success in marriage, like any other relationship, depends upon the ability to effectively communicate. Dr. John Covey … Read more

Chargers rally late to take 12-8 win over Houston

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The deeper you go into the football season, and the playoffs in particular, the more likely it is to have to deal with poor field conditions.

That’s something the Chargers of Choctaw County … Read more

Sports schedules

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25

Junior College Soccer

2/4 p.m. — Meridian at Holmes

THURSDAY, SEPT. 26

Prep Softball

5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel

6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster

6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya

6:30 p.m. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Purchase chances on Pride Table Gift basket

The Choctaw County High School band and Band Boosters would like to thank each and every person or business who donated any item(s) to our Pride Table Gift Basket”. If you would like … Read more

Holmes Community College quarterback has break out game

By Steve Diffey

Special to The Plaindealer

 

GOODMAN — Holmes Community College freshman quarterback Jamario Benson had a breakout game for the Bulldogs here Thursday night accounting for 322 of the Bulldogs’ total yards. However, despite his effort the … Read more