Monthly Archives: March 2015

Moving towards the future

As the Town of Weir looks towards another year of making progress in Choctaw County, its residents are seeing change daily as economic and industrial opportunities present themselves. By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer The Town of Weir is planning…

First Responders Dinner a huge success

By Amanda McBride, Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce First Responders are always on standby waiting on the next call for help. First Responders, paid and volunteer, are all around us including our family, friends, neighbors and strangers. These heroes often…

Hospital appears to bloom under new management

From staff reports Almost one year ago, the residents of Choctaw County faced a challenge regarding its healthcare system within the county. The county’s hospital, at that time under lease and management of Pioneer Health Systems, was going through a…

Panthers scheduled to play twice this week

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer French Camp Academy head baseball coach Nathan Wright said nothing is going on with his 1-3 Panthers that experience and becoming more consistent throwing strikes won’t correct. “We just need some work and the weather…

Calendar of Events – 03/25/2015

Choctaw County Flea Market is April 11 Choctaw County Flea Market will be held Saturday, April 11  from 8:00am until 2:00pm in downtown Ackerman.  Space is 10’x10’ – no electricity or water available. There is no vendor fee.  Registration is…

CCSWCD offers chicken litter spreader

The Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District would like to remind everyone that that they have a Litter Spreader for rental to farmers who wish to spread chicken litter on their farms. The charge for renting the equipment is…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/25/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. For the Theatre Appreciation class I created a technique to generate students’ knowledge and appreciation of the Shakespearean plays.