Janesse Garey, of Ackerman, won the second gift basket during the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza event. The event was held in December encouraging customers to shop at participating businesses who offered a different discount each day. Customers were able … Read more
By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Crossroads Baptist Church is destroyed after an early morning fire on January 7.
Mathiston Fire Department (Webster County) responded to the fully involved structure fire around 5:30 a.m. Backup was quickly called with … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer
To Tyler Russell it mattered, and that’s what really struck a chord with Suzanne Quinn Gregory.
Earlier this fall Gregory saw Russell, a senior quarterback for Mississippi State University, while he was dining … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff Department filed 30 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week.
1/5/14 Brent Stanford W/M 3/5/86 Wildlife & Fisheries Hunting From Public Rd, Discharge Firearm From Public Rd, No Orange, Trespassing, & Possession Of … Read more
AES-Kindergarten-Mrs. Berry’s Class
How are you and Mrs. Claus? We are all well and looking forward to our Christmas
holidays. We have all tried very hard to be good this year and our teachers say we have done … Read more
FRIDAY, JAN. 17
TBA — Grace Christian Tournament
6 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Choctaw County
6 p.m. — Montgomery County at Eupora
6 p.m. — Sebastopol at French Camp
6 p.m. — Hebron at Kemper Academy
6 … Read more
By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director
Few vegetables withstand temperatures below 15 degrees. The good thing about Mississippi weather is that you can plant some more after the cold … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
On the Vocabulary Can Be Fun website I came upon a strategy of how to expand vocabulary. Divide your vocabulary into three groups. The first category has words you’re confident … Read more
We should not expect to spend more than we deposit into our banking accounts.
The same is true for marriage or any other relationship. There is a direct correlation between what we are willing to put into our marriage or … Read more
One of the sweetest ladies in the world, Mrs. Kay Duran Stringfellow, is a mentor to me. As a high school French and Spanish teacher, like I have been for 13 years, I have relied on her for support and … Read more