Mr. “Pete” does the Big Easy

By Chuck Bailey

The Choctaw Plaindealer

He’d been before, a long time ago, but this time it was special, this time Mr. Pete Blake, a decorated World War II Veteran, was headed to New Orleans to get a first hand … Read more

Barlow elected VP of MML

From Staff Reports

Congratulations to French Camp Mayor Glen Barlow.

He was elected second Vice President of the statewide MML (Mississippi Municipal League) at this year’s conference held at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, June 27-29.

“This is … Read more

A family tradition continues

The Mississippi Press Association celebrated its 150th anniversary last week at the Golden Nugget casino in Biloxi.

After the Mississippi Bar Association and the Mississippi State Medical Association, it is the oldest state professional association.

Unlike the legal and medical … Read more

Letter to the editor

Donations sought

Do you have any used, broken, or out of date computers lying around that you don’t know what to do with?

Why not donate them to Broken Wings Ministries @ 168 Jailhouse Rd, Ackerman MS 39735? Help to … Read more

In our community

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

There is one houseplant that grows with very little care (remember this), multiplies like rabbits and I find hard to discard. It is called the “mother-in-law’s tongue” or snake plant.

This plant got its name … Read more