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Civil War – General Sherman hits Meridian Hard

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

 

Union General William Tecumseh Sherman, known for his “March to the Sea” via Georgia in 1864, entered the Mississippi railroad center of Meridian on February 14, 1864. Meridian would be a … Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I was studying the part in the last act of Shakespeare’s Hamlet where the brother of the deceased Ophelia asks a priest if … Read more

Hospital talk topic of meeting

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Questions about the county’s lease with Pioneer Health Systems fuel tempers in the February 10 Board of Supervisors meeting.… Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 58 miscellaneous incident reports and… Read more

Go-Kart building skills on display

(left to right) Brady Clay and Travis Mize– first year Engineering students.

By Press Reports

(left to right) Brady Clay and Travis Mize– first year Engineering students.

(left to right) Brady Clay and Travis Mize– first year Engineering students.

The Choctaw County Career and Technology Center Robotics and Engineering class along with the Agriculture Power and Machinery Operations class are working on an integrated … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed one incident offense report and 39 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

1/29/14   Michael Jackson    W/M    3/4/69    CSO    MDOC Hold, Trespassing & Burglary Of A Dwelling… Read more

Locals graduate from MSU

Local students graduate from Mississippi State University during the fall term.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the … Read more