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That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin The holiday season was such a special time when I was a child. It began in early October when we started looking forward to being out of school for Thanksgiving and Christmas and all the…

Chandler named DFCS Executive Director

From press reports Governor Phil Bryant announced today that he has named Mississippi Supreme Court Justice David Chandler the Executive Director of The Division of Family and Children’s Services.

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 12/02/2015

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CMI Head Start closed indefinitely

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson Editor and Publisher The Winona Times The Conserative WINONA – When classes at Head Start and Early Head Start facilities in Montgomery, Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, and Webster counties will re-open is uncertain at this time,…

Holiday Open House set for December 10

From press reports The annual Holiday Open House will be held Thursday, December 10 from 2:30 until 6:00pm at the Choctaw County Library. Activities for the day include: Santa! Bring your camera and take pictures with Santa.