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Legals – 02/11/2015

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

The DYW program is a big production

2-4 DYW big production

By Press Reports

In 2006, the Choctaw County DYW Program was awarded the Overall Top Production Award at the Mississippi Distinguished Young Women Luncheon in Meridian. The state program no longer awards local programs, but this hasn’t changed the county … Read more

Chamber learns from Backstage Pass event

Submitted photo
Debbie Boley and Amanda McBride attended the Back Stage Pass Conference in Hattiesburg on behalf of the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce.

By Staff Reports

Learning the tips and tricks of planning a festival or large event was one aspect of the 4rd Annual Back Stage Pass Conference held in Hattiesburg recently.

The Mississippi Main Street Association, Mississippi Arts Commission and the … Read more

Date, tickets announced for First Responders Dinner

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce will host the annual First Responders Dinner on Friday, March 6th at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman.

The Chamber of Commerce sponsors the First Responders Dinner to honor … Read more

Presley pushes for natural gas in Choctaw

Presley

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A number of concerned residents and county officials attended last week’s Natural Gas meeting held at the Simpson Volunteer Fire Department on Jan. 29 to hear Northern District Public Commissioner Brandon Presley speak on … Read more

Zeta Youth Leadership Summit

Pictured: (left to right) Monica Huntley, Ozaria Landfair, Madison Pickett, Jada Head, Meghan Jennings, and Kiara Hardy.  Not pictured is Kasey Nichlos.

By Press Reports

Several members of Rho Nu Zeta’s Youth groups attended the 14th Annual MS Zeta Youth Leadership Summit held Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Vicksburg Convention Center.… Read more

House members busy in committees

Town of French Camp visits the Capitol. Representatives from the Town of French Camp visit the Capitol with the Mississippi Municipal League. Pictured (left to right) is: Peter Pendleton,  Alderman; Glen Barlow, Mayor; Jan Henderson, Alderwoman; Becky Rodgers, Mayor Pro Tem; Rep. Joey Hood (sitting).

In anticipation of the February 3 deadline to report general bills originating in the House out of committee, members were faced with a full week of committee work.

Winston County Medical Center
Due to the tornado damage that occurred to … Read more

Southern Things opens in renovated building in Maben

DOTTIE DEWBERRY
Southern Things is located in the old Shuffield Building in Maben.

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Southern Things, covering a multitude of stuff, has opened in the old Shuffield Building on Bell-Schoolhouse Road.

Mary Frances Alexander, manager/operator, has relocated from the nearly new business in the Mill at … Read more