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Central Miss. Boys & Girls Club Youth of the Year

By Press Reports

Selected among several local outstanding youth, Matthew Bennett was selected to compete with other Boys & Girls members for the State of Mississippi Youth of the Year Title and a $1,000 college scholarship from Tupperware Brands Corporation. … Read more

Panthers knock on door of state tournament

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

There is no doubt the 2012-13 basketball season ended a couple games sooner than he had hoped it would, but French Camp Academy boys head basketball coach Tommy Ward was still very pleased with … Read more

Experienced Indians looking for big season

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

After eight years as an assistant coach at Warren Central High School in Vicksburg, Patrick Nutt knows talent when he sees it.

“We have a lot of good players returning,” said Nutt, entering his … Read more

Matching funds pledged to Choctaw Animal Shelter

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Animal Shelter needs the community’s help to help raise
funds. An anonymous person has pledged to match funds donated within one
month, up to $2,500. The animal shelter hopes to $2,500 … Read more

12 more return qualifying papers

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

With just over one week left to qualify, 12 more people enter the political
races for the Boards of Aldermen for Ackerman, French Camp and Weir.

The election for Mayor and Board of Aldermen … Read more

Investiture of Justice Coleman set

By Press Reports

An investiture ceremony for Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Josiah D.
Coleman was set for 4 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Lafayette County Courthouse in
Oxford.

Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. was set to welcome… Read more

Girlfriends learn craft, Bible study

By Staff and Press Reports

Learning a new craft, meeting new people and enjoying Bible Study is
what Girlfriends is all about.

Girlfriends 1 is part of the Broken Wings Ministry and is led or
mentored by Sr. Alies Therese … Read more

Fab Fridays features diabetes

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Ellen Wallace, diabetic education coordinator, with The Diabetic Shoppe, briefly explains diabetes and gives everyone tips on living healthier especially with diabetes.

A few of her simple tips on living healthier are: set one … Read more

School Board discuss calendar

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The 2013-2014 School Calendar was debated in the February 11 Choctaw County School Board meeting. The board pulled this item out of the consent agenda to discuss.

Ward 5 School Board Member Mike Thomas, … Read more