Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I was studying the part in the last act of Shakespeare’s Hamlet where the brother of the deceased Ophelia asks a priest if … Read more

John W. Baswell, Jr.

Mr. John W. Baswell, Jr., 70, of Ackerman, MS, passed away at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville on Friday, February 14, 2014.

John was a … Read more

Hospital talk topic of meeting

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Questions about the county’s lease with Pioneer Health Systems fuel tempers in the February 10 Board of Supervisors meeting.… Read more