In Our Community – 05/06/15

A Thought for Today
Missionary Ernestine Kennedy
Furthermore, then we beseech you brethren and exhort you by the Lord Jesus, that as ye love received of us how ye ought to walk and to please God, so ye would abound … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 05/06/15

Counties like state inmates
Mississippi’s new corrections commissioner says it makes no financial sense to pay counties to house and work state inmates when he has open beds at the 17 state-run Community Work Centers.

Therefore, come Aug. 1, Marshall … Read more

School board accepts donated equipment

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board discussed the donation of track equipment to the district as well as received a resolution regarding property surrounding Dale Davidson Field during their monthly meeting held on April 13.… Read more

Sumners Foundation reaches major milestone

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times

WINONA – The E.H. Sumners Foundation has topped $100 million in tuition payouts for students in Webster, Choctaw, Montgomery, Attala and Carroll counties, according to John Sumner, attorney for the … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 05/06/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Sometimes my weekly column is based on something that I have recently studied, and that is the case for this week. William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) is the Tippecanoe in the … Read more

Chargers set for state golf tourney

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw County Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High golf team will be in the Jackson area on Wednesday and Thursday to take part in the MHSAA Class 3A State Golf Tournament being played at Caroline Golf Club.

CCHS … Read more