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FCE holds BETA induction

From press reports French Camp Elementary Junior Beta Club held their annual Candlelight Induction Service Ceremony on Friday, October 2, 2015.

French Camp set for MHSAA 1A softball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy were set to open play in the MHSAA Class 1A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs on Tuesday. FCA, which finished second in Region 6-1A, were set to visit Sebastopol…

Robert L. Benson Retires

By Mike Thomas A retirement reception for Bob Benson, former Mine Manager at Mississippi Lignite Mining Company’s Red Hills Mine and President and CEO of North American Coal Corporation, was held Monday, September 28, at the Choctaw County Community Center.…

Coalition to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

From Press Reports Red Ribbon Week, one of the most effective campaigns for preventing tobacco use among youth, takes place Oct. 23–31. This year’s Red Ribbon Week theme is “Respect Yourself. Be Drug Free.” The week is an opportunity for…

No. 9 Co-Lin drops road game to Hinds, 33-26

From school reports RAYMOND – The No. 9 Co-Lin Wolfpack scored two touchdowns in the final five minutes of the game, but it wasn’t enough as the Hinds Eagles held on for a 33-26 South Division victory on Thursday night…

In Our Community – 10/14/15

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin She’s back! Like a bad penny I keep on turning up. Thought I was out of my favorite haunt (one of them), pounding the computer keys to thoughts in my head, but – I had…

SOUND OFF!!! – 10/14/15

Information from the Choctaw County Veterans Service Office Serving those who served By Mark Bunn SFC, USA (Retired) Veterans Service Officer I hope everyone has had a great summer and are ready for Fall, football, and hunting. We take our…