Monthly Archives: December 2013

Hospital, clinics hold open house

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw and all of their clinics held Christmas Open Houses for the public to stop by to learn more about what services are offered, meet the staff and tour…

Grace Christian heads into Christmas at 4-5

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   The Grace Christian School boys varsity basketball team closed out the 2013 portion of its schedule with a 68-49 loss to visiting Nanih Waiya on Dec. 16. The Eagles, now 4-5 on the…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 17 miscellaneous incident reports and three incident offense reports last week. 12/17/13     MICHAEL JORDAN      B/M      3/30/88      CSO     TRANSFERRED FOR WORK PROGRAM 12/17/13    LE CARLO E QUINCY     B/M     6/6/78      MBN      BURGLARY OF PHARMACY. Editor’s note:…

Ackerman 20th Century Club add two new members

Reported by Donna McKay, Club Reporter   Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman met Thursday, November 21, 2013 at the Choctaw County Library with nine members present. JoAnne Reid served as hostess and members enjoyed a chili supper. They shared good…

Hosket chosen Region 3-1A Player of the Year

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   French Camp Academy quarterback Jesse Hosket was chosen Region 3-1A Player of the Year and was one of 10 Panthers named to the All-Region team. Hosket hit on 158-of-252 passes on the season…

MSU, 4-H alum named National Rodeo Queen

Paige Nicholson of Lawrence is the new Miss Rodeo America for 2014. A recent Mississippi State University agricultural information sciences graduate, Nicholson grew up showing livestock in the Newton County 4-H program and taking part in rodeo competitions. (Submitted photo)

By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications   MISSISSIPPI STATE — Paige Nicholson has a new personal illustration to use in speeches about dusting yourself off and getting back on the horse, and she will have many opportunities to use it…

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza continues

Forget-Me-Not Florist was the winner of the Sip’N Cider tasting event held on December 12. The event was held as part of the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza.

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce   There is still time to take advantage of the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza sales. The 12 days of sales and discounts will end December 23 at participating businesses. Each day a different…