Monthly Archives: February 2016

In Our Community – 02/24/2016

From Observatory Reports Bill Kennedy took this spectacular photograph of the Orion Nebula here at Rainwater Observatory. Bill is a retired aerospace mechanical engineer from California who volunteers his time and technical assistance here at Rainwater. He used our new…

Seniors benefit from increased technology

From School Reports Recently, the Choctaw County High School Senior class received Chromebooks to use for educational purposes while enrolled at CCHS. The students were provided the opportunity to participate in this technology initiative that enables the students to use…

HCC Lady Bulldogs fall

From school reports The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs went 0-1-1 in two games at Hinds Community College on Saturday. The Lady Bulldogs fell 8-1 to Bossier Parish, La. and tied 6-6 with Hinds.

School menus – 02/24/2016

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk) Choctaw County Breakfast (All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers) Wednesday, Feb. 24: Biscuits, Sausage or Chicken Patty Thursday, Feb. 25: Pancakes, Sausage Patty, Breakfast Burrito…

Aldermen hear from Airport Authority

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Board of Alderman met, February 2, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall on Main Street in Ackerman. Only three aldermen were present, Ward 2 Alderman, Tommy Curtis; Ward Four Alderman, Billy…

Jail Docket – 02/24/2016

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 38 miscellaneous incident reports and 27 incident offense reports last week. 2/16/16 James T. Cuneo W/M 2/20/66 CSO Poss. of Schedule II Controlled Substance 2/16/16 James Head B/M 5/9/40 CSO Dog Killing 2/18/16 Vickie…