News

Holmes men, women ready for Region XXIII Tournament play

From school reports
 
CLINTON — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs and the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers will square off for the third time this season as they meet in the quarterfinals of the NJCAA Region XXIII Tournament Thursday … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/02/2016

Supports Cruz for president

I support Ted Cruz for president in Mississippi’s March 8 Republican primary. This is why.

Ted is a proven constitutional conservative, a rarity in today’s Republican Party. Throughout his career, Ted has fought for the founders’ … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/02/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

During Walter Cronkite’s years of serving as the anchor of “The CBS Evening News,” he made an appearance on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” whose story was based in a … Read more

Grace Christian School to host open house

Silent Auction also planned

From School Reports

Grace Christian School at 173 McLeod Road in Louisville will have an open house and silent auction this Saturday, March 5 from 10 a.m. until noon.

After a short presentation and a Jr. … Read more

News of Yesteryear – 03/02/2016

Ten years ago this week–From the files of the March 1, 2006, Choctaw Plaindealer

AHS Band uniforms finally arrive

By Laura Sandiford

After a long wait the Pride of Ackerman’s new uniforms finally arrived.

Members of the Ackerman High School’s … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/02/2016

THURS, MARCH 3
Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Newton County Academy at Winston 
6 p.m. — Leake Academy at Oak Hill
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Eupora
6:30 p.m. — Northeast Lauderdale at Philadelphia… Read more

Jail Docket – 03/02/2016

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 16 miscellaneous incident reports and nine incident offense reports last week.

2/23/16 Francia Cork B/F 1/13/84 CSO Felony Warrant… Read more

Legals – 03/02/2016

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SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
WHEREAS, on December 29, 2006, Angela Fleming and Bishop Fleming executed a certain deed of trust to Robert S. Coleman Jr. P.A, Trustee for the use and benefit of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, … Read more

Obituaries – 03/02/2016

Mr. Thomas Boyd Black
February 13, 2016
Funeral Services for Mr. Thomas Boyd Black, 68, of Mathiston, were held at Wise Reed Funeral Home in Eupora February 20, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Brother Ralph Cain officiated. Burial was at Mount … Read more