Calendar of Events

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Book Signing

May 20, 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Sugarland Doughnuts and More, 47 Gwenn Ray Dr., Eupora. Ackerman Author, Sister Alies Therese & Girlfriends will be signing their spiritual … Read more

Choctaw County Servicemen Edition to become a book

News of Yesteryear Seventy-Two years ago this month–From the files of the Choctaw Plaindealer

Back in May of 1944, the Choctaw Plaindealer Newspaper took on the painstakingly task of compiling the photographs of U.S. Servicemen that were from Choctaw County.… Read more

In our community

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

Mother’s Day has come and gone for another year. For 60 years now I have been a Mother and for almost 37 years I have been a Grandmother. The day was better, I think, when … Read more

Editorial roundup

Hot car, deadly car

There is nothing more sad than the death of a young child. Especially painful is when a parent feels responsible for it.

Our heart goes out to the mother in Madison County who thought she had … Read more

Rep. Hood gives 2016 legislative roundup

The 111 days of the 2016 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature took some time to get through this year. With approximately 1,789 House bills and 969 Senate bills filed, legislators and their respective committees had their work cut out … Read more