Monthly Archives: November 2013

An angel to watch over us

By Lisa Voyles Chickasaw Journal   HOUSTON – Residents at Floy Dyer Manor Extended Care in Houston will have a new piece of artwork to enjoy. A painting of an angel is now hanging in the entryway thanks to a…

Concerned citizens address supervisors about hospital

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   Approximately 40 concerned citizens filled the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting on October 21 with concerns about Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw. Rick Jenkins addressed the supervisors on behalf of the group…

Pet of week

Amos is a 4 month old terrier mix. Amos is neutered, current on shots and started on heartworm preventative. His adoption fee is $40. Please come by to visit Amos or his friends or call 285-9006 for more information. Submitted photo

Young welcome reception held

By Staff and Press Reports   Family, friends, and residents of Choctaw County recently helped welcome Kasey Burney Young to town. The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce held a welcome reception for Burney on October 22. Burney, a native of…

Sports schedules

  FRIDAY, NOV. 1 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Choctaw County at Philadelphia 7 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster 7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at French Camp 7 p.m. — Nettleton at Louisville 7 p.m. — Sebastopol at Noxapater…

First Down Friday for November

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce   It’s time for First Down Friday in November! Friday, November 1, will be First Down Friday in Choctaw County. Local citizens are being asked to spend $10 at two or more businesses in…

Calendar of Events

Cowboy Church Have you made poor choices? Read John 5:14. Fell like something is missing from you life? Come join us to study God’s word every Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m. at Choctaw Riding Club Arena. The arena is located…

Natural horsemanship promotes leadership

By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications   \TUNICA – A decade after watching her first demonstration of Pat Parelli’s natural horsemanship techniques, Katie Cagle was in the arena with her horse for some personal instruction from the world-renowned horseman. Cagle…