Holmes CC football broadcast partnership announced

Holmes Community College is pleased to announce a partnership with radio stations WLIN, WYAB and WQXB known as the Holmes Football Radio Network to broadcast the 2016 football games for the sixth year.

These stations offer a combined coverage area … Read more

Lady Chargers take four-set win over New Hope

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

After a sluggish start the Choctaw County High School volleyball team rebounded to take a four-set road win over New Hope last Tuesday.

“I was very disappointed in the way we started out — very … Read more

Sports briefs

‘Dawg Talk’ set
to begin Thursday

STARKVILLE, — Mississippi State Athletics and its multimedia rights holder, Learfield Sports’ Bulldog Sports Properties, announced today that The Veranda will host MSU’s popular “Dawg Talk” coaches’ radio shows for the next five years.  … Read more

Sports Schedules

THUR, SEPT. 1
Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Caledonia
Prep Softball
TBA — Neshoba Central at Enterprise
TBA — Philadelphia at Lake
5 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy
5:30 p.m. — Newton County Academy at … Read more

In our community

That’s Life
By Ruth Nowlin

I reached out to run my hand along the rough surface of the log wall beside my sleeping place. This wall had served as outside protection for the family inside for many years before becoming … Read more