Senators Chuck Younger, (left), and Gary Jackson, (right), visited with students attending the Mississippi Electric Power Association Youth Leadership Workshop at the Capitol on Thursday, February 26, 2015.… Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this winter season called “EXPLORING SPRING STARS!” This presentation will be given on Friday, March 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David … Read more
By Roy Hawkins
The Gobbler’s appearance a mere twenty yards away was a surprise since to all appearances my hunt had gone down the drain a few moments before.
Everything had seemed ideal when I sat down against a tree … Read more
Mississippi youth in Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties will join youth from other states, and even countries all across the world, on March 18 to voice their opposition to big tobacco companies during 2015 Kick Butts Day.
Kick Butts Day … Read more
From Joey Hood District 35
This week, members mourned the loss of friend and colleague former Speaker of the House Tim Ford who died on February 27. Speaker Ford presided over the House for 16 years. He began serving the … Read more
From press reports
Inspection and treatment of wooden 4-County Electric Power Association poles has begun in parts of Oktibbeha and Choctaw counties. Towns and communities included in that process include Sturgis, Bradley, Craig Springs, Morgantown and other areas within those … Read more
In last week’s article “Qualifying period ends for election”, the position of Chancery Clerk was mislabeled. The correct label should be Circuit Clerk. Also, the qualified candidates for Chancery Clerk were not listed. The Chancery Clerk candidates are Steve Montgomery … Read more
When you hear Ackerman 20th Century Club your next thought isn’t usually leather vest wearing, Harley riding bikers, but Jennifer Mize, the Advocates for Children chairperson, and the ladies of the club are about to change that. Starting Thursday, … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County Circuit Court was held this past February with numerous sentences handed down and two trials on the docket. Presiding over the term was Fifth Circuit Court Judge Clarence E. Morgan III.… Read more
Evangelist Francie Hemphill
God’s love is like a long stemmed yellow rose, its beautiful to the one who beholds it. Thank you Heavenly Father for all of your goodness I will forever praise your Holy name!!!
Spring break … Read more