Monthly Archives: January 2013

Supervisors consider restructuring bonds

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors may restructure the current $13 million bonds for a lower interest rate and savings. The supervisors sold the $13 million bonds over a year ago to build the…

County Relay for Life plans underway

From press reports Are you a cancer survivor or do you have a loved one who has battled cancer? The American Cancer Society wants to host a Relay for Life in Choctaw County on Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 10…

Lee honored for year

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Indians continue to rack up post season awards. After the Indians received multiple Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 2A All-State honors for their performances in the 2012 high school football season,…

Obituaries

Bobbie Jean Veazey December 27, 2012 Funeral services for Bobbie Jean Veazey, 80, were held at 11 a.m. on December 29, 2012 at Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Ackerman with Rev. Curtis Guess officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Moriah Baptist…

MCS hosts annual Family Heritage Celebration

By Press Reports The Miller-Coleman-Satterfield Foundation, Inc. hosted its annual Family Heritage Celebration to honor widows and widowers in the community. This year’s theme was “Celebrating the Legacy of the Past as a Foundation for the Future.” Rev. Tyrone Edward…

BSF holds coalition meeting

By Press Reports The Building Strong Families (BSF) quarterly coalition meeting was held Friday at Lake Tiak O’Khata in Louisville, MS; the crowd of 32 people included community leaders from Oktibbeha, Choctaw and Winston Counties. The coalition was created to…