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Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

My students and I practice techniques by Stanislavski (1863-1938), whose objective in performing was to represent the truth of behavior through representational means. Stanislavski’s approach was to work from the … Read more

The power of listening and the power of words

By: Ethen Gillespie

We can all recognize the power of words in a relationship, but we should never forget the power of listening!

Success in marriage, like any other relationship, depends upon the ability to effectively communicate. Dr. John Covey … Read more

Chargers rally late to take 12-8 win over Houston

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The deeper you go into the football season, and the playoffs in particular, the more likely it is to have to deal with poor field conditions.

That’s something the Chargers of Choctaw County … Read more

Sports schedules

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25

Junior College Soccer

2/4 p.m. — Meridian at Holmes

THURSDAY, SEPT. 26

Prep Softball

5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel

6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster

6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya

6:30 p.m. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Purchase chances on Pride Table Gift basket

The Choctaw County High School band and Band Boosters would like to thank each and every person or business who donated any item(s) to our Pride Table Gift Basket”. If you would like … Read more

Holmes Community College quarterback has break out game

By Steve Diffey

Special to The Plaindealer

 

GOODMAN — Holmes Community College freshman quarterback Jamario Benson had a breakout game for the Bulldogs here Thursday night accounting for 322 of the Bulldogs’ total yards. However, despite his effort the … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed six incident offense reports and 21 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

9/14/13  Jessie Ponder   W/M 9/25/86  CSO Contributing to a Minor & MDOC Hold

9/14/13 Chance Wade  W/M  11/25/87 CSO  Contributing to a Minor … Read more

Regional 4-H workshop polishes area volunteers

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Since the 4-H goal of making the best better applies not only to young people but also to the volunteer leaders who oversee local clubs, ongoing training is key to staying prepared.

A group of 23 volunteer … Read more