Monthly Archives: April 2013

Obituaries

Mr. Eddie Joe
Morgan
Funeral services for Eddie Joe Morgan, 78, were held 11 a.m. on April
12, 2013 at Salem Independent Methodist Church Cemetery near
Ackerman, MS.

Mr. Morgan was a retired district claims manager for Farm Bureau
Insurance. … Read more

School Board holds monthly meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board held their monthly meeting, April 8.
In this meeting the board approved annual contract with the
Mississippi Department of Human Services to place workers at the
district’s bus shop. … Read more

Bluegrass Festival at French Camp, May 11

By Sylvia Dickson

Bring your family and friends and join us on Saturday, May 11th, for
French Camp’s Pioneer Day festivities! This year’s Pioneer Day will
feature a bluegrass concert. And it’s free!

An afternoon of Bluegrass will feature The … Read more

Supervisors argue about health insurance

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

After a long, heated argument the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors
approved the Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance quote from
Weaver Insurance.

The vote was 3-2 with District 1 Supervisor Archie Collins and… Read more

District wide high school

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A federal court order declares that the Choctaw County School
District will provide one county wide high school beginning with the
2013-2014 school year.

Senior Judge Glen Davidson, of the Northern District of Mississippi,… Read more

Sports notebook

Local leagues
asked to send
in schedules
All local youth and adult sports leagues are asked to send their
current and upcoming season schedules in to the Winston County Journal.
Youth baseball and softball leagues, as well as local golf … Read more

Panthers look to bounce back from disappointing loss

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy baseball team lost only once in district play
this season, but it was a disappointing one.

The visiting Nanih Waiya Warriors rolled to an 11-0 win over FCA
behind the … Read more