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Ackerman Christmas Parade set for December 5

From staff reports

 

With the countdown to Christmas underway, the Town of Ackerman will celebrate with its annual Christmas Parade.

The Town of Ackerman Christmas will be Thursday, December 5 at 6 p.m. in downtown Ackerman.

This year’s theme … Read more

Panthers run way past Lumberton in Class 1A Playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

After watching Lumberton High School on film all week, French Camp Academy head coach Nathan Wright went into Friday night’s MHSAA Class 1A State Playoff contest expecting a lot of speed.

That’s what … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

I have been studying Act I of The Life and Death of King John in which guests come to the palace. First, Chatillon, an ambassador from France, refers to John’s Read more

Choctaw County hoopsters have busy week ahead

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

While the Chargers and Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School won’t be playing any basketball games this week, their schedule is full the week after the Thanksgiving Holidays.

The CCHS squads are … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 39 miscellaneous incident reports and six incident offense reports last week.

11/15/13  Robert Cox   W/M    7/16/88 CSO  Susp. D.L.

11/17/13  Larry Daniels

B/M   10/16/50  CSO Simple Assault, & Bench Warrants X 4

11/18/13  Thomas … Read more

MSU chemical engineering students receive honors

STARKVILLE, Miss.—For the 13th consecutive year, the American Institute of Chemical Engineers awarded Mississippi State University a 2013 Outstanding Student Chapter Award.

The recognition is based on the group’s exceptional enthusiasm, quality, professionalism and service. Only 16, about 8 percent, … Read more

NTWF donates to Broken Wings

Pictured presenting Brother Roger Griffith with the donation are Patty Draper, Committee Member; Glennis Wood, Choctaw County NWTF Women in the Outdoors Chairman, and Johnny Draper, County Chairman.

The Choctaw County National Wild Turkey Federation made a donation of $250 to Broken Wings as part of their Turkeys for Needy Families Project.

These funds, which were raised from activities at their annual banquet, will be used by Broken … Read more