From press & staff reports
The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) recently honored 19 Copiah-Lincoln Community College student-athletes for their classroom excellence in 2014-2015. Co-Lin had more student-athletes honored than any other school in the Mississippi Association of Community … Read more
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. held its 86th Annual South Central Leadership Conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Birmingham, Alabama. More than eight hundred members attended from the states of Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama and Arkansas.
Arnita Riley and Charlotte … Read more
From press reports
The Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free public program for this season called “PLUTO: Icy World of Wonder!” This new presentation will be given on Friday, July 10, 2015, starting at 7 p.m. … Read more
By Gary R. Bachman
Coastal Research & Extension Center
I’m like most home gardeners when it comes to working in and maintaining my garden and landscape. My philosophy to garden chores can be summed up by the catchphrase … Read more
A wise, old black man walked into the Journal office a couple years back. He didn’t stay long, but what he had to say really stuck with me. I didn’t recognize him at first with his long beard and he … Read more
From press reports/ Submitted
Recent release ‘Popcorn Millie Meets Roze Tillie” from Page Publishing author Rhonda Booth is a heartfelt children’s book that encourages families to mourn and find faith to when dealing with a death.
Rhonda Booth, a devoted … Read more
From Staff Reports
Saturday is the last day for unregistered voters in Choctaw County to qualify for voting in the August primary elections.
All Choctaw County offices will be closed Friday in observance of the Independence Day holiday.
The Democratic … Read more
In the article entitled “School board holds budget hearing” in the June 24 edition of The Choctaw Plaindealer, it states that the date of the next meeting for the Choctaw County School Board is July 7. The correct date of … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s department filed 153 miscellaneous incident reports and 18 incident offense reports in the last two weeks.
6/20/15 Jamie L. Cooper, w/f, 2/04/82, APD: failure to appear… Read more
A thank you
Choctaw County Animal Shelter held a hamburger plate fundraiser on June 19. We raised $1600 in plate sales, silent auction items and donations. Every item used for the fundraiser was donated. The shelter had absolutely no expenses. … Read more