May 9 is Pioneer Day at French Camp

Uncle Pug’s playing

By Sylvia Dickson

On Saturday, May 9, 2015, step back in time at Pioneer Day in French Camp, MS. Activities start at 9:00 and wrap up around 4:00. Admission to the festival is free.

Wander through the Natchez Trace Historic … Read more

Southern Company gives back

Photo by Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce
Southern Company working on Collins’ Yard.

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce with additions from Plaindealer staff

Giving back to our communities is what Southern Company – Red Hills Operations is about. Many of their employees gave back in a community involvement project this week.

The volunteers … Read more

Congressional election upcoming

From Staff Reports

Voters in Choctaw and 21 other counties go the polls Tuesday to fill a vacant seat in Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District.

The May 12 election will fill the U.S. House seat vacated after Rep. Alan Nunnelee died … Read more