From Dottie Dewberry
Spectacular displays of tablescapes were viewed by the membership of the Maben Home and Garden Club Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at the Los Encinos Grill in Maben.
There were three tables featuring wildlife, bridal, and Christmas, plus … Read more
From press reports
The 8th Annual Mitchell Dental Cares was a true success! Our goal has always been to see the first 150 patients, but Friday we reached 150… and then kept going!
We finally stopped at 170. That is … Read more
By Austin Bishop
DECATUR — Ken Karcher is not your typical college football coach, but he’s okay with that.
While the former Notre Dame, Tulane and NFL quarterback certainly enjoys winning football games, the East Central Community College … Read more
A Thought for Today
Missionary Ernestine Kennedy
Furthermore, then we beseech you brethren and exhort you by the Lord Jesus, that as ye love received of us how ye ought to walk and to please God, so ye would abound … Read more
Counties like state inmates
Mississippi’s new corrections commissioner says it makes no financial sense to pay counties to house and work state inmates when he has open beds at the 17 state-run Community Work Centers.
Therefore, come Aug. 1, Marshall … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County School Board discussed the donation of track equipment to the district as well as received a resolution regarding property surrounding Dale Davidson Field during their monthly meeting held on April 13.… Read more
By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times
WINONA – The E.H. Sumners Foundation has topped $100 million in tuition payouts for students in Webster, Choctaw, Montgomery, Attala and Carroll counties, according to John Sumner, attorney for the … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Sometimes my weekly column is based on something that I have recently studied, and that is the case for this week. William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) is the Tippecanoe in the … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Choctaw County Plaindealer
The Choctaw County High golf team will be in the Jackson area on Wednesday and Thursday to take part in the MHSAA Class 3A State Golf Tournament being played at Caroline Golf Club.
CCHS … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
Gen. Lee’s farewell to his men was distributed April 10th, as General Order No. 9. “After four years of arduous service, marked by unsurpassed courage and fortitude, the Army of Northern Virginia has been compelled to … Read more