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Visiting Holmes sweeps two from Baton Rouge CC

From school reports BATON ROUGE — The Holmes Community College men’s and women’s programs each went to double figure wins with wins over Baton Rouge Community College here last Thursday. The Lady Bulldogs beat BRCC 69-49, while the HCC men…

FCA set to continue region hoops play

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Panthers and Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy were looking to pick up their first region wins of the basketball season this week when they hosted Montgomery County on Tuesday, before visiting Durant on…

Calendar of Events – 01/20/2016

Enterprise Open House Jan. 22, 10 a.m. at the Depot in Eupora. There will also be a ribbon cutting of Congressman Trent Kelly’s Eupora Field Office. Prayer Breakfast 2016 Jan. 23, 8:30 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church. Guest Speaker…

Editorial Roundup – 01/20/2016

Hiding bad news The federal government has this irritating habit of releasing bad news late on Friday afternoons. Its thinking, apparently, is that unfavorable disclosures will be, if not overlooked, at least downplayed because journalists and other watchdogs will be…

In Our Community – 01/20/2016

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin We are studying Psalms right now. I have admonished all that will listen to me (and they don’t for long) that if they began the day in the same manner that my better half and…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/20/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. I have another quiz of a variety of vocabulary-building words for you in this week’s Vaughan’s Vocabulary. See how well you do. The quiz begins with a word that I…

Sports Schedules – 01/20/2016

THURSDAY, JAN. 21 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County Prep Soccer 5/7 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Neshoba Central 5:30/7 p.m. — Southeast Lauderdale at Philadelphia