‘Mitchell Dental Cares’ event to be held May 6

From press reports

Mitchell Dental Clinic is out to change lives by offering free smiles to anyone who needs dental work, as they host the latest event for “Mitchell Dental Cares” on Friday, May 6th.

The public is invited to … Read more

EMCC Job Fair returns April 28

From press reports

Job-seekers are polishing their resumes as they prepare to meet a regional gathering of potential employers at the annual East Mississippi Job Fair, coming April 28 to East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus.… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 04/20/2016

A thank you
On behalf of the American Legion Post 82 and Ladies Auxiliary in Ackerman, we would like to recognize and commend our Choctaw Plaindealer reporter and office manager, Chuck Bailey. … Read more

School Menus – 04/20/2016

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk)

Choctaw County Breakfast
(All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers)
Wednesday, Apr. 20: Biscuits, Sausage or Chicken Patty
Thursday, Apr. 21: Pancakes, Sausage Patty, Breakfast Burrito… Read more

In Our Community – 04/20/2016

Aunt Tye and me

A Thought for Today

Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Teach me, O Lord, the way of thy statutes; and I shall keep it unto the end. Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with my … Read more

Rho Nu Zeta Chapter receives honors at conference


Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. held their joint Mississippi State Leadership Conference at the Marriott Hotel in Jackson, MS on February 16-28, 2016. Six members of Rho Nu Zeta Chapter were among the … Read more

News of Yesteryear – 04/20/2016

Ninety-five years ago this week–From the files of the April 15, 1921 Choctaw Plaindealer

Body Rests Now Under American Soil
Mathiston, Miss., April 7. The remains of Private, First Class David Hicks Dobbs, A.E.F., son of W.J. Dobbs, residing just … Read more

North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
The Winona Times

In Spring 2017, the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery will open–one of 268 national and state veteran cemeteries nationwide.

“It’s a huge deal,” said cemetery director Mark Lawson.  “In the grand scheme of … Read more