Opinion

French Camp Christmas scenes are something to behold

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By Reverend J. Alex Coblenz, Pastor
French Camp Presbyterian Church

One of the best loved “signature” attractions in French Camp are the annual Christmas Scenes that go up every year the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and get stored away for another … Read more

In Our Community – 12/23/2015

God’s Love
By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God ‘s love is like a bouquet red and white lilies. Thank you Jesus for the blood you shed on the cross for all of our sins, I will forever praise your Holy Name. … Read more

Editorial roundup – 12/2/15

Commissary prices are rip-off

Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/02/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I am reading a book titled “Hamlet: A User’s Guide” by Michael Pennington, who has performed in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark numerous times throughout three decades. As a Cambridge student, … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/02/2015 – 2

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I am formulating questions about specific parts from “Hamlet” for students to answer in informative speeches. Every semester the students’ second presentation is about a Shakespeare play.… Read more

In Our Community – 12/02/2015

A Thought For Today

By Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy … Read more

Letters to the editor – 12/2/2015

Refugees should be welcomed

Mr. Threadgill seems to have forgotten that it was for religious freedom that this country was founded. This is not a country just for Christians. Religious freedom means just that and that includes the freedom to … Read more

In Our Community – 11/25/15

I Can’t Drive 55!

Lisa Harris

Happy is how I would describe being able to spend the last two weekends at my abode after pushing my car to its limits. Recently I have been traveling somewhat. The trouble with taking … Read more

Letters to the editor – 11/25/15

Disagree with publisher’s stance
 
Upon reading the November 18th Choctaw Plaindealer, I was amazed at the bias that was introduced by the publisher, Joseph McCain. I’ve always thought that our local press has done a great job of not … Read more