Equalization discussed for NRG, Southern Company

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Equalization is the process that counties go through in the month of August throughout the state of Mississippi to insure that there is equity in their tax rolls. Once the tax assessor, Lori Kerr…

Obituaries

Michael Hughes Aug. 21, 2016 Services for Michael Hughes, 50, were Sept. 3, 2016, at Grove Chapel M.B. Church in Maben with the Rev. Rufus Harris officiating. Burial was in Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston. Mr. Hughes was a lawn…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin My computer background is a picture of the old Menzie (McMinn) castle in Ireland. I love to look at it and imagine that I am walking around inside. All my life I have had a very vivid…

E-911 calls

Aug. 17 4:37 a.m., Natchez Trace, Tree Down, CSO, BFD 11:10 a.m., College St., Domestic, APD 1:07 p.m., Gaston St., Medical Call, EMS 5:12 p.m., Hwy. 407, Medical Call, EMS 5:42 p.m., Burney Rd., Fire Alarm, AFD Aug. 18 7:39…

In our community 2

God’s Love By Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s Love is like a beautiful September morning that has the sweet smell of a cinnamon apple pie. Oh it is so good! Taste and see that the Lord is good. Blessed is the…