Mustangs win 1st place

Submitted photo

The Mississippi Mustangs 11u team won 1st place in the 82 Challenge Beat the Heat Tournament in Winona, MS on August 16 & 17.… Read more

Chargers drop 45-42 slugfest in dramatic fashion

Chargers defense in the game against Winona two Fridays ago.

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

In a battle of two brawlers North Pontotoc got in the last punch Friday night, taking a thrilling 45-42 win over homestanding Choctaw County by scoring on a fade route with less than 30 … Read more

Area athletes take part in Juco action Saturday

Former Ackerman High School standout Trent Furr gets off a punt for Copiah-Lincoln Community College against EMCC last Thursday. (Photo by Mike Robertson)

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A trio of athletes from Choctaw County — Trent Furr, Paxton Sims, and Tre’ Brown — saw significant playing time for the Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wolves on Thursday night in a showdown with No. … Read more

Vaughn’s Vocabulary – 9/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

John LaCarna’s “Build Your Vocabulary Skills! A Quick and Easy Method” uses a key and link sentence for each word to help the reader remember the meaning. For example, LaCarna … Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/10/14

8 Habits of a Successful Marriage class
Sept. 11 – Sept. 25, 2014

Building Strong Families will be offering “8 Habits of a Successful Marriage” in conjunction with the Job Training and Career Development class during the Fall semester. The … Read more

Are You Ready For Some Football?

By Lisa Fisher-Harris

Football season is here! From the first kickoff until the Super Bowl, wives will become “football widows.” Some women in order to survive the season will follow the philosophy of, “If you can’t beat them, join them.” … Read more