Monthly Archives: April 2017

Dillinger accepts athletic director spot at Eupora

By ROCKY HIGGINBOTHAM Choctaw Plaindealer Eupora’s new athletic director is a familiar name and one who is familiar with Eagle athletics. Adam Dillinger, who has spent the past 11 years at Ackerman and more recently Choctaw County, was named as…

NCNW host 44th annual Leadership Conference

Submitted by Charlotte Miller   The National Council of Negro Women hosted its 44th Annual State Leadership Conference on March 31-April 2, 2017 in Cleveland.  This year’s theme was “Building on a Rich Legacy.”   Three adults and seven youth…

Hunting rhino in Poplar Creek Swamp

By Roy D. Hawkins “In honored remembrance of the great story teller, James Dennis Dobbs.”                 It all began with a dream as most memorable events usually do. The dream though, was not a…

Calendar of Events

Ackerman School Reunion The 19th annual Ackerman School Reunion is set for Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Ty Cobb complex on the campus of Choctaw County High School. The event opens with free registration at 12…

Lady Chargers set to begin MHSAA 3A Playoffs

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer After finishing third in Region 5-3A the Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School are set to begin the MHSAA Class 3A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs Friday when they pay a visit to Perry Central…