News of Yesteryear – 03/23/2016

Ten years ago this week–From the files of the March 15, 2006, Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County Junior Miss 2007 is full steam ahead

Preparations for the Choctaw County Junior Miss Program are underway.

The Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman sponsors … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/23/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

On these spring evenings, my wife and I have been enjoying baseball in crowds of other lovers of America’s favorite pastime. … Read more

In Our Community – 03/23/2016

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

Whatever happened to “Global warming?” Everyone told me that we had a light winter and that since the fig and walnut trees were budding out that all was warm and comfy. So, I pulled all … Read more

E911 calls – 03/23/2016

Mar. 11
5:48 a.m., Hwy. 15, Alarm, APD
10:12 a.m., Cherry St., Vehicle Unlock, APD
Mar. 12
2:28 a.m., Hwy. 12, Domestic, CSO… Read more

Holmes hosts hoops tryouts this week

From school reports

The Holmes Community College mens’ and women’s basketball teams will host tryouts this week on the school’s Goodman campus.

HCC women’s coach Jamilah Andrews will… Read more

Officials warn of internet and other scams

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Officials from various agencies across the board are seeing a spike in the number of scams being reported in Choctaw County and North Mississippi.

Just like there’s an app for everything, well now there’s … Read more