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Calendar of Events – 01/13/2016

Full Circle Knitting and Crochet Group
Nov. and Dec.
Full Circle is part of the Mississippi State University Extension and meets every Tuesday from 9:00-12:00. (During the 1st Tuesday of each month, Yarn Spinners Book Club joins the group from … Read more

Apply now for the Trim Cane WMA Youth Waterfowl Hunt

From Press Reports

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks is now accepting applications for the Special Youth Waterfowl Hunt on Trim Cane Wildlife Management Area (WMA).  The special youth hunt will be held Saturday, February 6th.  The WMA … Read more

In Our Community – 01/13/2016

God’s Love

By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a new diamond ring, it is valuable to the one who owns it. Thank you Lord for every good and perfect gift that comes from above. Thank you for your … Read more

Fishing when it’s too hot to hunt

By Roy D. Hawkins

Deer hunting is usually at its best from Christmas until about the end of the first week in January. Every trophy buck I have ever taken other than a single one shot in late November, has … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/13/2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13
College Basketball
8 p.m.— Ole Miss at LSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 14
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Columbus Christian
Junior College Basketball
Noon/2 p.m. — Holmes at Baton Rouge (La.) CC
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Coahoma … Read more

Former EMCC standouts play big role for Sugar Bowl champs

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Suspensions handed down by the NJCAA and MACJC may have kept the East Mississippi Community College football team from defending its NJCAA National Championship at the end of the 2015 football season, but that did … Read more

Some things change…Jesus doesn’t

By Allen Baswell

First and foremost, I give all thanks and glory to God for the opportunity to present to you, the reader of this newspaper, these words God placed on my heart. I also wish to give thanks to … Read more

Legals – 01/13/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on March 3, 2006, Tonya Wallace, a married woman and Ricky Wallace, a married man, executed a certain deed of trust to John Desmond, Trustee for the benefit of First MS Capital Corporation, which … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Johnnie Mae Stevenson

McCool, MS

Johnnie Mae Stevenson, 87, a retired plant supervisor at Angelica, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015 at the Choctaw County Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. MS. Mrs. Stevenson was born July 29, 1928 in Choctaw County. She was … Read more