Monthly Archives: December 2016

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 14 Incident Offense reports and 50 Miscellaneous Incident reports this week. 12/9/16 Willie Allen Ashford, B/M, 10/5/76, CSO, Bench warrant/driving with susp. D.L. & bench warrant/possession   12/9/16 Lamar Kirkwood, B/M, 7/15/76, CSO, Domestic…

Deer tracking begins before leaving stands

By Cliff Covington MSU Extension Service Woodsmanship and stewardship are two characteristics of all successful deer hunters as they track down injured deer. The initial impulse most hunters have after taking a shot is to bail out of the stand…

Chargers take two of three games on hardwood

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw Central Boys dropped a tight 36-33 contest to Louisville before bouncing back to defeat Nanih Waiya 62-44, then play one of their best fourth quarters of the year in a 63-48 win over…

FCA girls drop lose contest to Montgomery County

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer The Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy fought hard throughout the contest Friday night before finally dropping a 37-33 decision to Montgomery County. FCA trailed 8-5 after one quarter, 15-12 at the half and…

Holiday open house gift basket winners announced

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce Two lucky winners won Holiday Open House Gift Baskets that are worth more than $500 each. They were filled with gift certificates from local businesses and more. Anyone that purchased $10 or more in participating…

In our community

God’s Love Evangelist Francie Hemphill God’s love is like a crystal cross, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Merry Christmas to everyone. May God blessings shower down on you all. Matthew 1:23 Behold a virgin shall be…

Obituaries

Eveline Williams Newland Dec. 10, 2016 Services for Eveline Williams Newland, 92, of Eupora were Dec. 13, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Willy Weddle officiating. Burial was in Lollars Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Newland was a…