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Christmas Parade in Weir

“Christmas in My Hometown” is the theme of the 2012 Christmas Parade in Weir. The parade will be Tuesday, December 11 at 6 p.m. All churches, organizations, and individuals are invited to march or ride in the parade. Call Town…

Calendar of Events

Bake Sale Oct. 19 Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw will have a bake sale on October 19 at 10 a.m. in front of the hospital. All proceeds will benefit The Pink Ribbon Fund for Breast Cancer Awareness. Contact Vaughan Hill,…

Time for the Third Annual Scarecrow Contest

By Staff and Press Reports The Choctaw County Master Gardeners invite you to enter our 3rd Annual Scarecrow Contest! To celebrate the 2012 fall season, we would like for Choctaw County businesses, clubs, school groups, church groups, non-profit groups and…

French Camp

By Sylvia Dickson Think October: fall settling on the air…temperatures dropping…leaves turning gold, red, yellow and orange…marshmallow roasting and storytelling by the campfire…and French Camp Harvest Festival. Every year, for more than 60 years, French Camp, has hosted Harvest Festival…

Welcome reception planned for Chamber director

By Press Reports The Choctaw County Economic Development Foundation cordially invites you to a reception on Thursday, October 11 to greet Lara Bowman, the new Chamber of Commerce Executive Director. The reception will be held from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at…

Supervisors discuss fire rating, personnel policies

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors met October 1 in their first meeting of the month. In this meeting, the board discussed a 90 day professional services agreement with Stone Adams Financial (Nick Walters)…

Local to compete for Miss ICC

By Press Reports Eight contestants will compete for the title of Miss Itawamba Community College 2013 including Jessica Pendleton of French Camp. The Miss Itawamba Community College 2013 pageant will be November 1 at 7 p.m. in the W.O. Benjamin…