Commemoration ceremony set for Nov. 8 for memorial
By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The new Mathiston Veterans Memorial is near completion. Just a few minor cosmetic additions still need to be added, and lighting for the American and Mississippi … Read more
Our society places way too much faith in Facebook and social media in general. Since when did Facebook/social media determine what caliber of mother one is?
Sure, I am still at that stage in my life where I do actually … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Oct. 24, 1940
Sheriff Gets Liquor Still
In a raid led by Sheriff J.P. Wright Friday afternoon of last week a 100-gallon whiskey still was destroyed and 110 gallons of … Read more
Marneco Pratt, DOB 02-27-85, BM; Webster 5: possession of marijuana.
Dontarious Davis, DOB 05-14-97, BM; Eupora 5: burglary of a dwelling.
Darry D. Morton, DOB 03-18-73, BM; walk-in: MDOC warrant.… Read more
Thanks to supporters of tent revival
Praise God! A soul-saving tent revival Oct. 5-10 on Westwood Drive was a success. Souls were saved, rededicated, restored, revived and renewed in Jesus’ name!
I would like to give honor to where honor … Read more
From Church Reports
We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.… Read more
THURSDAY, OCT. 22
7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
TBA — Second Round of MHSAA Playoffs
Junior College Football… Read more
11:59 a.m., disturbance, Hwy. 9; Webster SO responds.
12:52 p.m., suspicious person, Hwy. 9; WSO responds.
6:45 p.m., B&E in progress, Old Walthall Road; Eupora PD, WSO respond.
7:13 p.m., alarm, North Dunn Street; EPD responds.
8:29 p.m., … Read more
From school reports
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (5-2) downed Louisiana Tech (4-3) 45-20 as part of Homecoming on Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium. After a slow start following the 11 a.m. kickoff, MSU rallied from a 14-0 deficit in the … Read more
From school reports
Holmes Community College freshman running back Matt Fuller punished the Coahoma Community College Tigers last Thursday night in Clarksdale rushing for 180 yards and two touchdowns as the Bulldogs won 34-17.… Read more