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
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
From school reports
As they continue their quest to make additional NJCAA history on the gridiron this season, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College will have the luxury of starting at the top for the third time in four … Read more
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
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
By C.J. Johnson
On August 14, 1865, the Mississippi constitutional convention passed an ordinance voiding the 1861 secession ordinance.
The following information was taken from “The South in the building of the Nation…” published in 1909. This quoted section of … Read more
Choctaw County School System will take bids on the purchase and removal of the following school buses:
Bus, Year Model
#48, 1995… Read more
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
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By Amanda McBride
Chamber of Commerce
The Rally in Sturgis is back for another year. Bikers from near and far will make the ride to Sturgis this weekend, August 14-16, for The Rally 2015.
Hundreds of motorcycle riders will visit … Read more