REP-MS makes change in title

From press & staff reports

The Regional Economic Partnership of Mississippi (REP-MS) saw a change in its title recently as they have begun the initial stages of start-up over the past few weeks.

The Regional Economic Partnership will now be … Read more

Hospital loan discussed in meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Questions concerning the up to $5 million line of credit for the Hospital Board of Trustees prompted discussions in the Choctaw County Board of Supervisor August 29 meeting.

Board President Chris McIntire asked Peyton … Read more

County increases funding for libraries

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors increased funding for the Choctaw County and Weir Libraries for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.

This increase in funding saved the Weir Library from possible closure.… Read more

Tax objections denied, assessments increased

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Supervisors deny all tax objections to the 2014 assessment of property and change assessment values in their August 21 board meeting.

Quantum Power (gas power plant), Choctaw Generation (coal power plant) and GenOn (power … Read more