Cookbook was a labor of love

Special to The Choctaw Plaindealer The Mathiston Civic League has produced a 650-recipes cookbook full of tried and true southern cuisine made with ingredients available in any kitchen. “We’re excited about this book because these are recipes that you can…

Editorial Roundup – 10/07/15

Don’t need flag petitions Mississippi needs a new state flag, but what it doesn’t need is a drawn-out initiative and petition drive to put the issue to a vote of the people and enshrine the results in the state Constitution.…

Calendar of Events – 10/07/15

Pastors/Spouses Appreciation Banquet First Unity United Methodist Church in Weir invites everyone to attend our 4th Annual Pastors and Spouses Appreciation Banquet on Oct. 24 at First Unity’s Life Center at 5 p.m. Event theme is “Developing Disciples”. Speaker for…

In Our Community – 10/07/15

Everything is falling into Place Lisa Harris This time of year brings to mind the cool breezes of fall that make it possible to drive with my windows down. This is also attributed to my a/c not working again. Also,…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/07/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Recently I was reading about William Moultrie (1730-1805), a prominent soldier in the Revolutionary War. In the outset of the Revolution, the South Carolinian was appointed colonel of a regiment.