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WES honor roll

Weir Elementary School 1st Nine Weeks Honor Roll Superintendent’s List: 1st Grade: Chance Miller, Trenton Miller, Maddox Reeves, Mariah Shell, Zanaiya Woodard; 5th Grade: Markevious Hardin; 6th Grade: Isabella Juarez.

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. I have on file an article by Katherine Schulten titled “12 Ways to Learn Vocabulary with The New York Times.”   Schulten, the editor of The Learning Network, pointed out…

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Ann Quint

Mary Ann Quint, 73, passed away Monday, October 19, 2015 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation was Thursday, October 22nd from 6-8 p.m. and Friday, October 23rd from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Chancellor Funeral Home in Florence.

Obituary – Mrs. Evelyn Crimm Mitchell

(July 4, 1926 – October 19, 2015) Evelyn Crimm Mitchell , 89, died Monday, October 19, 2015, at Winona Manor in Winona. She was born July 4, 1926, in Choctaw County to Sara Mildred and John F. Crimm. She was…

Obituary – Mr. Samuel Byron Stephenson

Samuel Byron Stephenson, 87, of McComb, passed away, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Beacham Memorial Hospital in Magnolia. He was born July 12, 1928 in Choctaw County, MS. He was the son of William Walter “Walsie” and Mable Wells Stephenson.…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 53 miscellaneous incident reports and 18 incident offense reports last week.    10/17/15 Joseph Nailes W/M 9/28/79 APD Reckless Driving, Failure to Stop at Stop Sign, Driving W/Susp. D.L., Poss. of Beer & DUI…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 10/21/2015

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Jack’ O Lantern Jam set

By Amanda McBride The Chamber of Commerce Jack’ O Lantern Jam – Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 5 pm It’s Jack’ O Lantern Jam time! Bring your kids and enjoy this FREE family friendly night of fun with the scarecrow…

Costume Contest at Jack’ O Lantern Jam

By Amanda McBride The Chamber of Commerce Get your costume ready and plan to participate in the Costume Contest during Jack’ O Lantern Jam this Saturday, October 24 at 5 pm. Registration begins at 4:30 pm with a

Paving the way

Highway 12 Roadwork Near Completion A section of Highway 12 from the Choctaw/Oktibbeha County Line to Highway 9 is near