Monthly Archives: June 2016

E911 is encouraging all to sign up for CodeRed

By Anita Davis Choctaw County E911 Director Choctaw County is beginning the sign up process for the CodeRed Notification System. With CodeRed, Choctaw County Citizens can receive emergency messages via a telephone call to your landline telephone, mobile telephone or…

Pet Show 2016 set for this weekend

Submitted by Ginny Lucas A unique event each year at the Pine Tree Music Fest is the 20th Century Sponsored Pet Show. Always looking to serve the community, the 20th Century Club sponsors the event each year to raise funds…

It’s almost bingo time

By Tinker Forrester There is a familiar sound that echoes from the Pap’s Place annex the first weekend in June–BINGO!!! And it really gets interesting when more than one person shouts it at the same time. For years now and…

Supes hire attorney

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors met Monday, May 16 at 9 a.m. in the Boardroom of the Choctaw County Courthouse and hired Richard Montague, Jr. with the law firm of Phelps Dunbar, LLC…

Pine Tree Music Fest this weekend

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce Choctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest will be Friday and Saturday, June 3-4 in downtown Ackerman. The Pine Tree Music Fest will feature two days of fun for the entire family. Friday, June 3 will…

School Board shuffles administrative deck

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer In a special called 10 a.m. meeting at the Choctaw County School District Central Office, the Choctaw County Board of Education moved principals in the school district to different positions and locations Tuesday, May…