Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
For a number of years I have been a fan of the music group Chicago, which was formed in 1967 with the moniker of “The Big Thing.” The group changed … Read more

Mcintosh graduates basic

U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Joshua P. Mcintosh graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, … Read more

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin
Over the years I have owned several automotive vehicles. I learned to drive in an old Chevrolet flat bed truck in the hayfield.  That old truck … Read more

Power plants file tax objections

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

All three power plants in Choctaw County have filed objections to their taxes with the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors.
August 8 was the day for anyone to … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 62 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week.
8/8/14    CASSIE ANDREWS    W/F    7/25/73   … Read more

Sports schedules

Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Winona at French Camp
6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater… Read more