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Mathiston War Memorial Nears Completion

Commemoration ceremony set for Sunday, November 8th By Chuck Bailey The new Mathiston Veterans Memorial is near completion. Just a few minor cosmetic additions still need to be added and lighting for the American and Mississippi Flags, so they can…

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…