Monthly Archives: November 2015


Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain  Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain.

T&T winner

Photo by Amanda McBride Turkey & Tinsel – Turkey Hunt winner : Donna McKay, Chamber Director,

AES bullrider to compete in Las Vegas

From Staff Reports Colton Mewbourn is only ten years old, and a 5th grader at Ackerman Elementary School, but has big dreams. One of them is coming true December 3rd through the 6th, as he will be representing the Great…

‘Chili brings warmth’

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer On a brisk cool wet day, chili was just what the body needed and Ackerman United Methodist Church was the place to be Wednesday, November 18th from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Even if…

Thankful at Thanksgiving: Students give thanks

Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class has been busy this month learning about Native Americans, Pilgrims and the 1st Thanksgiving. They also discussed how important it is to show gratitude and be…

Plaindealer Office Closed Thanksgiving

From press reports The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Monday, November 30th.

In Our Community – 11/25/15

I Can’t Drive 55! Lisa Harris Happy is how I would describe being able to spend the last two weekends at my abode after pushing my car to its limits. Recently I have been traveling somewhat. The trouble with taking…

Letters to the editor – 11/25/15

Disagree with publisher’s stance   Upon reading the November 18th Choctaw Plaindealer, I was amazed at the bias that was introduced by the publisher, Joseph McCain. I’ve always thought that our local press has done a great job of not…

E911 Calls – 11/25/15

Nov. 14 12:33 p.m., Stranded Motorist, MS Hwy. 15, APD. 1:03 p.m., Panic Alarm, MS Hwy. 15, APD. 4:53 p.m., Unwanted Person, Main St. Weir, WPD.