News of Yesteryear – 02/10/2016

This monument commemorates former French Camp Chief of Police, Anthony Lucas, at the flag pole in front of the French Camp Town Hall

11 years ago

From the files of the February 9, 2005, Choctaw Plaindealer

Slain officer honored, remembered
By Joseph McCain
Flags were flying at half-mast and heads were bowed on Monday as the community said goodbye to a local police … Read more

Sonny’s makes great BBQ places list

Sonny’s Smokehouse

By Daniella DiRienzo

Barbecue may not have been invented in Mississippi, but it sure was perfected here. Whether you’re in the state’s Northern Hills region, on the Gulf Coast, or anywhere in between, delicious barbecue is never too far … Read more

Coal donations to help children


Mike Thomas representative for Mississippi Lignite Mining, North American Coal and the Red Hills Mine; recently donated $3000 dollars to the resource center and the five area school libraries in Choctaw County; … Read more