Coleman speaks at American Legion 85th birthday

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Judge Tommy Coleman speaks to the American Legion

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Former Mississippi Court of Appeals Judge Thomas A. Coleman and his wife, Dr. Frances Coleman, a longtime public school teacher in Choctaw County were the guests of the American Legion Post 82 and their … Read more

Sally Stewart is given a birthday celebration

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Sally is given a gift of a picture of Mona Lisa with her face superimposed .

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The February 9 Historical Highlight Luncheon was in honor of Sally Stewart, who celebrated her 84th birthday February 2.

Miss Sally has been a tremendous asset to the French Camp community! … Read more

Safe and Sound Initiative honored


From press reports

In February 2016, Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center’s Safe and Sound Initiative was honored with a national award. The Lynn Phillippi Advocacy for Older Adults Award for 2016 is awarded to only one project or program annually … Read more

Franklin to speak at next Highlight Luncheon

Shirley Franklin

By Mary Nell Coblentz

The April 12 French Camp Historical Highlight speaker will be Shirley Franklin, former French Camp Elementary teacher.

If you have ever attended a talent show at FCE when Shirley Franklin was the emcee, EVERY child who … Read more