CCHS golfers set for Region 5-3A tourney this week

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Kent Baughn’s return to the golf course was a successful one for the Choctaw County High School Chargers.

He fired an 80 last Monday to make the all-tournament team in a seven-team event at Columbus … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/22/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I recently encountered what I call vocabulary building homophones, advanced words that have the same pronunciation but different meanings.

Typically homophones have only a one-letter difference, and this can be … Read more

Chargers entered week looking for key win

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

A disappointing 8-4 loss to Region 5-3A foe Forest last week had the Choctaw County High School baseball team in a must-win situation this week.

The Chargers were set to host league-leading Southeast Lauderdale on … Read more

In Our Community – 04/22/15

Spring Projects
Lisa Harris
April showers bring May flowers is an expression we think of this time of year. By this reasoning, May should bring forth a botanical garden of floral beauty throughout Mississippi.

I planted some begonias recently and … Read more

Man detained on warrant for Ackerman Police Dept.

From Press Reports

On April 10, officers from the Starkville Police Department conducted a traffic stop that resulted in one felony drug arrest and two misdemeanor drug arrests.

A car driven by Thomas D. Green, 32, of Mathiston was stopped … Read more