News

Primary run-off upcoming in Choctaw County

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Residents of Choctaw County are preparing to cast their votes as the Primary run-off elections are set for Tuesday, August 25.

In the Justice Court Judge, Post 2 race, Teresa Weeks will face incumbent … Read more

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President Dr. Billy … Read more

Holmes Community College Bulldogs prepare for season

The 2015 Holmes Community College Football Schedule has been released featuring five home games with one of the home games being played at Grenada High School in September.

The season kicks off on Aug. 27 in Raymond at Hinds Community … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 08/19/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

In the early 1990s, Vaughan’s Vocabulary began on radio and made the transition to the newspaper. I am excited that it has returned to the radio. At the college, where … Read more

Rebels focusing on upcoming season

The Ole Miss football team continued to prepare for the upcoming 2015 season on Friday..

The fall camp session took place on the practice fields adjacent to the Manning Center, where the Rebels ran plays deep in their own territory … Read more

Legals – 08/19/15

LEGAL NOTICE
Choctaw County School System will take bids on the purchase and removal of the following school buses:
Bus, Year Model
#45, 1995
#47, 1995
#48, 1995… Read more

Obituaries – 08/19/15

Mrs. Carolyn L. Shurden
August 10, 2015
Services for Carolyn L. Shurden, 54, of Mathiston were Aug. 12, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Revs. Mike Fondren and Gayle Pope officiating. Burial was in Blythe Creek Cemetery.… Read more