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Pumpkin Patch

Head Start visits Pumpkin Patch The Reform Head Start Center in Ackerman were hosted by Choctaw

The men from Mathiston who served

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The following is the first of a three part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are listed on the New War Memorial Monument in Mathiston. The monument will be commemorated Sunday,…

Barnyard fun

CCHS FFA participates in FFA Children’s Barnyard Twenty-seven CCHS FFA members traveled to Jackson, MS to work a shift at the FFA Children’s Barnyard during the MS State Fair on Friday, October 9. Students were responsible for taking care of…

Editorial Roundup – 10/21/15

An easy option to paying a fine Editorial by Jack Ryan Publisher Entreprise McComb Journal Last week the Clarion-Ledger reported on a lawsuit that claims the city of Jackson has been illegally jailing poor people, sometimes for months at a…

Choctaw schools encourage attendance

From press reports Choctaw County School District has been strongly encouraging student attendance this school year. Average daily attendance is directly related to the funding every district receives each year. Attendance during the months of September and October is critical…

EMCC Lions clinch MACJC North Division championship

From school reports SCOOBA – Clinching their seventh MACJC North Division football title in eight years, the eighth-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College also secured a No. 1 seed for the upcoming state playoffs by earning a 49-16 home…