Marszalek Lecture Series set for today

From press reports The 14th annual John F. and Jeanne A. Marszalek Library Fund & Lecture Series will be held at Mississippi State University Wednesday, March 23 at 2:30 p.m. in Mitchell Memorial Library’s John Grisham Room. The lecture is…

Sports Schedule – 03/23/2016

THUR, MARCH 24 Prep Baseball 6 p.m. — Noxapater at French Camp 6 p.m. — Winston at Leake 6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Nanih Waiya 6:30 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster

Calendar of Events – 03/23/2016

NARFE Meeting Mar. 24, 11 a.m., Hilton Garden Inn, Starkville. The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association (NARFE). This month’s guest speaker is Dr. Jeffrey W. Harris, with the MSU Extension/Research Apiculturist.  He will be speaking on the status…

News of Yesteryear – 03/23/2016

Ten years ago this week–From the files of the March 15, 2006, Choctaw Plaindealer Choctaw County Junior Miss 2007 is full steam ahead Preparations for the Choctaw County Junior Miss Program are underway. The Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman sponsors…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/23/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. On these spring evenings, my wife and I have been enjoying baseball in crowds of other lovers of America’s favorite pastime.

In Our Community – 03/23/2016

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Whatever happened to “Global warming?” Everyone told me that we had a light winter and that since the fig and walnut trees were budding out that all was warm and comfy. So, I pulled all…

Holmes hosts hoops tryouts this week

From school reports The Holmes Community College mens’ and women’s basketball teams will host tryouts this week on the school’s Goodman campus. HCC women’s coach Jamilah Andrews will

Officials warn of internet and other scams

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Officials from various agencies across the board are seeing a spike in the number of scams being reported in Choctaw County and North Mississippi. Just like there’s an app for everything, well now there’s…