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Tales from the Yockanookany hits home

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Tales from the Yockanookany By Benny Jenkins Choctaw County, Mississippi Alphagraphics, Publisher 2015, First Edition 141 pages $19.95 Special features that Jenkins lists in his acknowledgements include a map of the Greensboro Community by…

Storm damage reported in the state from Monday’s weather

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of storm damage from 19 counties(**corrects to remove Monroe**) from severe weather that moved through the state Monday. Minor injuries have been reported in Lincoln County. National Weather Service Survey…

DYW Program is a big production

By Ginny Lucas, Chairman Choctaw County DYW Program In 2006, the Choctaw County Distinguished Young Women (DYW) Program was awarded the Overall Top Production Award at the Mississippi DYW Luncheon in Meridian. The state program no longer awards local programs,…

School Bus Safety Program held

From School Reports “Buster” the school bus came to Choctaw County Elementary Schools to spread the news about school bus safety. He and instructor Bryan Nash with Crossgate Services from Warrior,