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State HOSA Convention awards local students

Robison

From press reports

At the state HOSA convention, recently held in Jackson, Alyssa Pritchett, Johnny Douglas, and Alex Robison represented the Choctaw County Career & Technology Center.
Alyssa Pritchett participated in common corps where … Read more

Recognized

Choctaw County resident John Crews was recognized during the 2014 Spring Athletic Banquet held recently at Holmes Community College. Crews received the Animal Award for tennis.

Choctaw County resident John Crews was recognized during the 2014 Spring Athletic Banquet held recently at … Read more

Appreciation

The breakfast was prepared by Glen and Debbie Barlow of French Camp (left, center), who is pictured here with Donna McKay (right), Administrative Assistant at The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce.

Teachers’ Appreciation Week was celebrated across the country this past May 5-9. To show their appreciation of the Choctaw County Schools, The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce staff delivered breakfast Friday morning, May 9th, to the… Read more

Supervisors receive notice from Pioneer

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors received a letter from Pioneer Community Hospital regarding a notice for the nursing home residents during their monthly meeting on April 30 at the Choctaw County Courthouse.
A … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 42 miscellaneous incident reports and six incident offense reports last week.… Read more

Heartworm disease in dogs

Dr. Brandy M. Boykin

Heartworm disease is a deadly, yet preventable, disease that is most prevalent in dogs. Cats can contract heartworm disease as well but signs and diagnosis methods are different and will not be discussed in this article. … Read more