The Civil War – Battle of Bristoe Station, VA

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

 

In mid-October 1863, the Army of Northern Virginia and the Army of the Potomac met in battle – their first encounter since Gettysburg in July. Encyclopedia Virginia provides the following account.

“After his defeat at … Read more

Pet of week

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Rebel is a 5 month old mixed breed puppy. He will be a small-medium dog when grown. He is neutered and has had all shots. His adoption fee is $40. Please come by the clinic or call 285-9006 … Read more

Family Centered Programs staff completes True Colors

Pictured are Family Centered Programs’ staff members who recently completed certification to be True Colors™ facilitators: (top row) Ethen Gillespie, Marriage Educator; (second row) John Daniels, Data Management and Dave Yauk, Youth Mentor; (third row) Barbara Culberson, Marriage Educator and Kate Covich, Media and Recruitment; Bottom row Megan Artz, Career Counselor and Tammie Tubbs, Parent Café Program Manager.

From press reports

 

Staff from Family Centered programs completes True Colors facilitators.

True Colors™ is a model for understanding yourself and others based on your personality.  It provides insights into personal, professional and parental success.  Family Centered Programs’ staff … Read more

Choctaw County Students Receive Cutting-Edge Workplace Skills

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Within the Agriculture Power Machinery Operation I curriculum, students have the opportunity to learn about and become skilled with an Oxyacetylene torch. In this picture Mr. Dudley Vance, at Choctaw County Career and Technology Center, is demonstrating and explaining … Read more

Author impressed by book discussion

Merle Temple signs copies of his book “A Ghostly Shade of Pale” during the recent book discussion held by the Yarn Spinners Book Club.

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Choctaw County received a special visit from Mississippi author Merle Temple on October 1 at the Yarn Spinners Book Club discussion.

Merle Temple is the author of “A Ghostly Shade of Pale” which … Read more