News of Yesteryear – 02/24/2016

Six years ago this week–From the files of the February 18, 2010, Choctaw Plaindealer

CCMC/NH back in county’s hands

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw County Medical Center and Nursing Home are now back in Choctaw County’s hands.… Read more

Visitation numbers for Natchez Trace Parkway released

From Press Reports

“During January 2016, the Natchez Trace Parkway experienced a slight decrease in the number of recreational visits over the 2015 figures,” stated Superintendent Mary Risser. “This year, 464,284 visitors used the Parkway during January 2016 compared to … Read more

HCC Baseball Bulldogs win three times to even mark

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs pulled their record to .500 at 4-4 with three of four wins over the weekend versus Southeastern Illinois College.

On Saturday, the Bulldogs fell to Southeastern, 10-3 and then won 4-0. Holmes … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/24/2016

Lawmakers need primer on inflation

Inflation is a concept that the Mississippi Legislature seems to have an extremely difficult time grasping, whether it be keeping up with it or exceeding it.

For instance, when it comes to taxes, lawmakers have … Read more