Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/29/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

“The Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently” website points out that vocabulary gets you results. Attempting to correlate individuals’ success with factors such as age, gender, scholarship levels and … Read more

Health fairs will focus on diabetes awareness

The Mississippi State University Extension Service is promoting diabetes awareness in a series of health fairs.

Health fair attendees will be able to talk to MSU Extension health specialists, get printed materials, obtain information about the signs and symptoms of … Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/29/2014

Food Drive for Batson Children’s Hospital
Regions Bank is partnering with Batson Children’s Hospital by participating in their Adopt-A-Floor program. This program helps families whose children are hospitalized for extended periods of time by providing pre-packaged food and snack items. … Read more

Ballet Mississippi plans annual event

Ballet Mississippi brings E.T.A Hoffman’s classic holiday story The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (1816) to life this December with its annual holiday performance of The Nutcracker Dazzling young and old alike with spectacular sets, costumes, music, & dancing, this … Read more

Honor Roll

French Camp Elementary School
Honor Roll
1st Nine Weeks
Superintendent’s List

1st Grade: Olivia Browning, Kaylin Chaney, Denaria Coleman, Harper Cummins, Knicholas Goins, Koleigh Griffin, Laura Brooke Myers, Bella Stanford

2nd Grade: Riley Arrowood, Knox Barlow, Kate Beard, Kelsey Bridges, … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/26/2014

Prep Football
7 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Women’s College Soccer
6 p.m. — Mississippi State at South Carolina

Prep Football
7 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County
7 p.m. — French Camp … Read more

In Our Community – 10/29/2014

A Thought for Today
O Lord God, to whom vengeance belongeth, O God, to whom vengeance belongeth shew thyself.

Lift up thyself, thou judge of the earth, render a reward to the proud. Lord how long shall the wicked triumph? … Read more

Holmes closes out 2014 season with solid win

By Steve Diffey
Special to The Plaindealer

BOONEVILLE — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs used a powerful running game of more than 400 yards to topple the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers here Thursday night, 37-20, in the season finale … Read more

School Board approves consent agenda

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County School Board held their monthly meeting on October 13 at 3 p.m.

According to the agenda, the board met with the Choctaw County High School Alumni Association then pledged their support … Read more