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CCHS Homecoming Maids and Escorts

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The 2013 Choctaw County High School Homecoming Maids and their escorts are: (left to right) (back row) 7th Grade: Rakeim Ashford, Abbie Paten, Deshaun Carter, Amelia Pratt, 9th Grade: Logan Carter, Chloe Grissom, Makenzie Toombs, Bradley Boykin, 8th Grade: Alison Read more

FCE Little Chargers

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French Camp Elementary announces their Little Chargers for the month of August. These students have shown exemplary character in the classroom for the month of August.

Pictured is: (left to right) (front row) Alexandria Jackson, Gary Brown, Baylee Henderson, and … Read more

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