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Jail docket Choctaw 040820

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The Choctaw County Sheriff's Department filed 8 IO's & 7 MI's this week

3/31/20   Savana Thomas    b/f   4/24/00    CSO   disorderly conduct & failure to comply

3/31/20    Dwight Holman    b/m   2/9/87     APD   domestic violence, disturbing the peace & malicious mischief



Mr. Warren Dale Orr

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Mr. Warren Dale Orr, 86, died April 1, 2020 at his residence in Eupora. A Private Immediate Family Only, Funeral and Graveside service was held 2:00PM Monday April 6, 2020 at Greensboro Cemetery in Webster County, MS. Bro Don Parish officiated. Dale was a member of Tomnolen Baptist Church, a U. S.


Maloy Hubbard Gary

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Mrs. Maloy Hubbard Gary, 94, died March 28, 2020 at Brooklyn Hall Personal Care Home in Mathiston, MS. A Private Immediate Family Only Graveside Service was held 4:00PM Monday March 30, 2020 at Webster Memorial Garden Cemetery in Webster County. Bro. Chris Ray officiated.








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Choctaw County Schools steadily ‘Charging Forward’

By BY MIKE ROBERTSON CHOCTAW PLAINDEALER,

“The driving force around here is for the kids,” said Choctaw County School Superintendent Glen Beard, as the focus of all efforts in the district is for the benefit of the students.

The Choctaw County School District is a ‘B’ district and Beard said that he believes they are within striking distance of an ‘A’ this academic year.


What to do in the yard/garden during March

By SUBMITTED BY: JULI HUGHES COUNTY COORDINATOR/EXTENSION AGENT III MSU EXTENSION – CHOCTAW COUNTY 662-285-6337,

What to do in the yard/garden during March

Planting

• Plant new roses before March 15.

• Broad-leaved Evergreens such as Magnolia and Holly can be set out at this time.

• Plant cold weather annuals Sweet William, English Daisies, Pansies, and Calendulas.




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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

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JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”




Mississippi State Medical Association and Mississippi State Department of Health Urge Mississippians to Stay Home Until COVID-19 Results are Received

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JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Medical Association (MSMA) and Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) are advising Mississippians who have been tested for COVID-19 to self-quarantine until they receive test results.



Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

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OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District




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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

By SUBMITTED,

JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”




Mississippi State Medical Association and Mississippi State Department of Health Urge Mississippians to Stay Home Until COVID-19 Results are Received

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JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Medical Association (MSMA) and Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) are advising Mississippians who have been tested for COVID-19 to self-quarantine until they receive test results.



Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

By SUBMITTED,

OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District




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