Lady Panthers set to hit the road

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The only games on the French Camp Academy slow-pitch schedule for this week were a pair of road contests.

The Lady Panthers were … Read more

School is in – Smoking is out

Mississippi high school student Michael Henderson appreciates the fact that he can go to school and not feel pressure from his classmates to use tobacco products.

“I am 100 percent behind the ‘no tobacco products on school campuses’ rule because … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/02/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 64 miscellaneous incident reports and 9 incident offense reports this week.

8/21/15 Casey Narmour, w/m, 9/15/70, CSO: capias/poss of firearm by convicted felon
8/23/15 Kazerick Sanders, b/m, 6/27/94, CSO: disorderly conduct… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/02/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

After a conversation in which I had an uncertainty about the usages of alumna, alumnus, alumni and alumnae, I knew it would be good to review these terms and write … Read more

Lady Chargers look to get back on winning track

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

To say first-year coach Choctaw County High School head volleyball Miranda Worrell was dissatisfied with her team’s three-set loss to Caledonia last Tuesday would be an understatement.

“We had a poor night serving,” she said … Read more

In Our Community – 09/02/15

The Dating Game
Lisa Harris

Recently I made the mistake of accepting a friend request from a stranger on the Facebook site. It seemed harmless enough, but after a few days of texting I realized I was dealing was crazy. … Read more