Ramirez qualifies for MHSAA 3A State meet

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Choctaw County High School’s David Ramirez recorded a time of 52.80 in the 400 meter dash at the 3A South State track meet to earn a spot in Saturday’s MHSAA Class 3A State Track Meet…

In our community

God’s Love By Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a dozen long stem white roses. It is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Thank you Heavenly Father for all of your blessings you give to us each and…

The best is yet to come

From News and Church Reports Four years ago, Choctaw County was hit by a powerful tornado. The Weir community was left devastated and mourning the loss of five lives. “I got a call and heard that everything was destroyed,” says…

Rene Warren: Calling the Plays

By Sylvia Dickson Up to Bat René Thomas Warren was born and raised in French Camp, a small town that makes a big difference. Her parents, Deck and Ruth Thomas, gave her and her brothers, Curtis and Tony, a loving…

Breathe Deep: A message from tobacco free

By Keetha Mosley MS Tobacco Free Coalition Of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster Counties This season is a wonderful time to be outdoors. Trees are budding and flowers are blooming. If you use tobacco and want to stop, the renewal around…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Some things have not changed in the last 60 years or so. Pecan trees still drop stains on our car that are almost impossible to remove, the dog still pees on the tires and kids…