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Obituary – Mr. George Burt Ray

Funeral services for George Burt Ray of French Camp were at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 28, at Bethsaida Baptist Church in French Camp, with burial following in the church cemetery. Rev. Gary Jackson officiated the services. Visitation was Monday,…

Obituaries – 01/06/16

Janice Ruth McClain Dec. 28, 2015 Services for Janice Ruth McClain, 64, were Jan. 2, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with burial in Craig Springs Cemetery in Oktibbeha County.

Legals – 01/06/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on March 3, 2006, Tonya Wallace, a married woman and Ricky Wallace, a married man, executed a certain deed of trust to John Desmond, Trustee for the benefit of First MS Capital Corporation, which…

Obituary – Mrs. Jo Ann Bagwell Dees Thrailkill

Jo Ann Bagwell Dees Thrailkill, 78, died on Sunday, December 27, 2015 at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital in Winona. Funeral services were held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 31, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Winona with burial following in…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 12/30/2015

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Supervisors Go CodeRED as new emergency system

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer In what has taken the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors some time to decide on which alert system they wanted to provide to the public, Monday, December 14, 2015 it became official. The Choctaw…

WWII Veteran commemorated

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Citizens of Choctaw County gathered in front of the Veterans Monument at the Choctaw County Courthouse Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. to honor and commemorate Mr. Clarence E. “Pete” Blake, Jr. It…

Weir holds special aldermen election

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The town of Weir, Mississippi held a special election Tuesday, December 22 from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. to elect an alderman for the vacated position held by Doug Atkinson. Atkinson resigned his post…

Historical Highlight Luncheon set for January 12

From press reports The speaker for the January 12 Historical Highlight Luncheon at French Camp Presbyterian Church will be Marvanean Kennedy. For the past 11 years Mrs.Marvanean Kennedy has worked in the FCA Dining Hall. She is dearly loved by…