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Holmes CC men in hunt for North Division title

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs kept their hopes of a North Division title alive with a last second bucket from Jarvis Williams on Thursday night as Holmes defeated Mississippi Delta, 68-66.

With the win, the Bulldogs went … Read more

Lady Panthers seeded No. 3 in district tourney

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy boys and girls had their seasons on the line as they headed into Tuesday night’s first round of the Region 6-1A Basketball Tournament that is being played at Sebastopol.

The Lady … Read more

Sports Schedules – 2/18/2015

WED, FEB. 18
Prep Basketball
MAIS AA State Tournament at Canton (4 p.m. — Winston Academy girls vs. Adams Christian)
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. — East Central at Miss. … Read more

Jail Docket – 2/18/2015

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department  filed 45 miscellaneous incident reports and 18 incident offense reports this week.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 2/18/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Dictionary.com, a superb dictionary and thesaurus, allows the user to type in a vocabulary-building word in the search box to learn its pronunciation, part of speech, examples of sentences in … Read more

Legals – 2/18/2015

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on September 12, 2008, Eloise Thompson executed a certain deed of trust to Resource Real Estate Services, LLC, Trustee for the benefit of 1st Mariner Bank NGFS which deed of trust is of record … Read more

Lucas memorialized with highway marker

Mississippi Highway Patrol Staff Sergeant Brad Latham plays a rendition of “Amazing Grace” on a set of bagpipes during the Dedication Ceremony for the “Anthony Lucas Memorial Highway.”

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Family members, friends, law enforcement officers, local and state officials gathered in Choctaw County to honor one of its fallen heroes with a dedication ceremony.

The dedication ceremony for the Anthony Lucas Memorial Highway … Read more