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Working from Home workshop slated for April 24

By Staff and Press Reports

Figuring out which home-based businesses are real or a scam can be difficult. Anyone interested in learning more about working from home should attend the “Working from Home the Ins and Outs of Tele-Work” workshop … Read more

Enon hosts Community Sunrise Service

From press reports

The 2014 Community Sunrise Service will be held at 7 a.m. this Sunday, April 20, at Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church. An offering will be taken during the service for the community fund. Immediately following… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

The word that I have in mind and the name of an Irish dramatic author and actor begin with the same four letters. The name is pronounced “BOO-se-ko.” The word … Read more

The Civil War – Battle of Plymouth, NC reviewed

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On the website for the North Carolina History project, writer Jonathan Martin gives an excellent description of the Battle of Plymouth, North Carolina.

“In the midst of the Civil War, the Confederate army succeeded capturing the … Read more

Rep. Hood gives End of Session Summary

Legislative Update
By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

End of Session Summary

The 2014 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature was a whirlwind 90-day session that even included… Read more

Beware of the parvovirus in dogs

Dr. Brandy M. Boykin

There are an unlimited number of viruses that dogs can contract in their environment. One of the most concerning ones is parvovirus. Parvovirus is a deadly virus that commonly infects puppies, during this time of year, … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 71 miscellaneous incident reports and 15 incident offense reports last week.… Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest planned for June 7

Pine Tree Music Fest

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Pine Tree Music FestMusic from local musicians, fun, food, arts and crafts, cash giveaways and much more will be features of the new Pine Tree Music Fest in Choctaw County.

Pine Tree Music Fest will be held… Read more