News

Charger Volleyball wins division

From press reports

On Monday September 21, the Lady Chargers defeated Pisgah to secure the division championship. CCHS beat the Lady Dragons in three straight sets — 25-17, 25-9, and 25-23. Shakeria Smith and Allie Brown led the team in … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/30/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Robert Benedetti in “The Actor in You” points out that Constantin Stanislavski explored the concept of action in a systematic way.

Everything an actor does in a performance has to … Read more

Baking smarter

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
Mississippi State University Extension – Choctaw County 662-285-6337

Start a new tradition. Pull out your favorite recipe – you know the ones and see if you can do a healthy makeover with it. It … Read more

Breast Cancer Awareness set for October

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
Mississippi State University Extension – Choctaw County 662-285-6337

Breast cancer affects one in eight women during their lives and kills more women in the United States than any cancer except lung cancer. No one … Read more

Legals – 09/30/15

TOWN OF ACKERMAN
CHOCTAW COUNTY, MS
RADIO READ METERS
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Sealed Bids for the complete installation of the Radio Read Meters will be received by Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the Town of Ackerman, at the offices … Read more

Residents to vote on Initiative 42 in Nov.

From press & staff reports

The Choctaw County Circuit Clerks Office recently received the sample ballots for the 2015 General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3.

Statewide races that will be elected on that day range from Governor … Read more

Flag fun

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Jerry Hemphill presented on 9/17 at Choctaw County Elementary.  Flag was presented and lowered to half staff in honor of former superintendent … Read more

School Board discuss walking track grant

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board discussed the possibility of receiving a grant for the construction of a walking track during its monthly meeting held on September 14 at the Central Office Boardroom.

The meeting … Read more