Civil War – Hampton Roads Peace Conference

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

“The Hampton Roads Conference convened on February 3, 1865, in an attempt to find a negotiated settlement to the Civil War. As Confederate prospects for survival deteriorated, leaders on both sides met aboard the River Queen … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/28/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Some of you seem to like my table technique of learning vocabulary building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need four columns and 21 rows to … Read more

Seed for healthy wildlife food plots available

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

Whether you are a photographer, a hunter or just like viewing wildlife on a sunny afternoon, anyone who has spent time overlooking a food plot will have a deep appreciation for wildlife … Read more

Jail Docket – 01/28/2015

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 37 miscellaneous incident reports and 20 incident offense reports last week.

1/16/15     Myrtle Gatheright    b/f    3/8/51    CSO     bad check x 3
1/18/15    John Blake     w/m      8/18/57     Game & Fish    non resident w/o hunt license, … Read more

Legals – 01/28/15

Whereas, on May 18, 2011, Michael Thompson and Patricia Cash Thompson, executed a Deed of Trust to Kevin Null as Trustee for the use and benefit of Curtis L. Guess … Read more

Obituaries – 01/28/2015

Homer Lee Booth
Dec. 14, 2014

Services for Homer Lee Booth, 87 of Scottsboro, Ala., were Dec. 17, 2014, at Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Roger Mardis officiating. Burial was in Pinehaven Memorial Gardens in Hollywood, Ala.

Mr. Booth … Read more