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Chargers set to open season at home Friday night

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer With two quarters of exhibition play under their belts, the Chargers of Choctaw County High School are looking forward to opening the 2016 football season at home against Pelahatchie on Friday night at 7. “I…

French Camp set to face WCS, Graham to open season

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer There will be a familiar face standing across the sideline from French Camp Academy head coach Nathan Wright when the Panthers open their 2016 football season at Winona Christian School on Friday night. Junior Graham,…

Calendar of Events

Please email your calendar of events, notices and public meetings to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com Revival Aug. 15-17, 7:15 p.m., Millspring MBC, Weir. Apostle Vincent Coleman, Pastor. Rev. David Harris, Pastor of Mt. Vernon MBC of Noxapater will be the guest Evangelist for…

Sports roundup

HCC Cheer has camp GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Cheerleaders performed well at the UCA College Spirit Camp at the University of Alabama this past weekend. The squad was the top Mississippi Community/Junior college squad in the Open Large…

Dove hunting permits offered for Webster County

From special reports JACKSON — Through its Private Land Dove Field Program, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) has partnered with private landowners to provide dove fields in Webster, Pearl River, and Kemper counties, and is offering…

Netflix, EMCC to team up for second season of Last Chance U

From school reports SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College, in conjunction with the world’s leading internet television provider, Netflix, has confirmed that the ground-breaking documentary series “Last Chance U” will be renewed for a second season, it was announced Monday.…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Beginning Monday Morning, August 15, I will be doing a live radio show called “The Seventies in the Seven O’clock Hour.” In my opinion, the best songs that were ever played…

E911 Calls

Aug. 3 3:38 p.m., College St., APD Other, APD 8:33 p.m., N. Commerce St., APD Other, APD 8:51 p.m., E. Cherry St., Medical Call, EMS 10:28 p.m., Raburn Rd., Welfare Check, CSO 11:13 p.m., Gladney St., Unwanted Person, WPD Aug.…