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The Men From Mathiston Who Served part 3

Grady Breland

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This is the last of a three part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are on the new war memorial in Mathiston.

The Mathiston Veterans Memorial, located between the town’s park … Read more

Computer class a success

In 2012, MSU Extension – Choctaw County began Turning the Tide on Poverty project.

One of the recommendations from county residents was to teach computer skills classes to anyone in the county who wanted to learn more about computers.… Read more

Henderson to speak Nov. 10

Grady Henderson

French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday November 10, 12:00 noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church.  The speaker will be Grady Henderson whose topic will be “The Real Scoop about Henderson’s Auto Parts.… Read more

Wedding: Cox-Hall

Mr. John Robert Hall, Jr. and Miss. Treva Swade Cox

Johnny and Teri Cox are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Treva Swade Cox to John Robert Hall Jr., son of Robbie and Sherry Hall.… Read more

Weir Elementary School hosts Shadow Day

Elizabeth Jenkins business owner speaks to the students.

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Shadow Day makes you think of something spooky, especially this time of year. When I got the call from Weir Elementary School Principal, Anthony McGee, those were my first thoughts.

However, I, Chuck Bailey, … Read more