The power of listening and the power of words

By: Ethen Gillespie

We can all recognize the power of words in a relationship, but we should never forget the power of listening!

Success in marriage, like any other relationship, depends upon the ability to effectively communicate. Dr. John Covey … Read more

Sports schedules

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25

Junior College Soccer

2/4 p.m. — Meridian at Holmes

THURSDAY, SEPT. 26

Prep Softball

5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel

6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster

6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya

6:30 p.m. … Read more

Holmes Community College quarterback has break out game

By Steve Diffey

Special to The Plaindealer

 

GOODMAN — Holmes Community College freshman quarterback Jamario Benson had a breakout game for the Bulldogs here Thursday night accounting for 322 of the Bulldogs’ total yards. However, despite his effort the … Read more

Calendar of Events

Purchase chances on Pride Table Gift basket

The Choctaw County High School band and Band Boosters would like to thank each and every person or business who donated any item(s) to our Pride Table Gift Basket”. If you would like … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed six incident offense reports and 21 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

9/14/13  Jessie Ponder   W/M 9/25/86  CSO Contributing to a Minor & MDOC Hold

9/14/13 Chance Wade  W/M  11/25/87 CSO  Contributing to a Minor … Read more