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Mitchell Dental hosts free denistry day

From Staff Reports Mitchell Dental Clinic hosted a free day of dentistry Friday, May 6 at their clinic on Main Street in downtown Ackerman. Patients started arriving as early as 2 in the morning and from as far away as…

Firefighters hold training class

Submitted Melinda Newlin (article & pictures) Robert E. Hutto, Training Officer/ EMT-B/AHA-CPR instructor, from the City of Louisville Fire Department came to the Weir Volunteer Fire Department and taught firefighters throughout the county valuable lessons in Fire Service Rescue 101…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 06/01/2016

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EMCC radio station breaking new ground

MAYHEW — Since its first broadcast nearly a year ago, East Mississippi Community College’s radio station on the Golden Triangle campus has grown its listenership through innovative content that includes original live radio drama that harkens back to the 1940s…

CCHS and FCA seniors celebrated

Submitted by Dr. I.D. Thompson Thursday, May 5, 2016, the Choctaw County High School Alumni Association played host to the Classes of 2016 of Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy with an evening of food, fun, gifts, prizes,…

OCH offering Summer Career Shadowing Day

From press reports OCH Regional Medical Center is excited to announce a career shadowing opportunity on Wednesday, July 13 beginning at 8:30 a.m. Students must be at least 16 years of age and be at the 10th grade level or…

Fountain receives Thrailkill Scholarship

From press reports Congratulations to Jerry Lee Fountain for being chosen as the recipient of the 2016 George M. (Buck) and Jean Thrailkill Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to a senior student attending Choctaw County Career and Technology Center and…

E911 Calls

April 6 2:47 a.m., Hwy. 15, Vehicle Fire, AFD 12:55 p.m., Town Creek Cir., Medical Call, EMS 3:40 p.m., Hwy. 15, SO Other, CSO 11:20 p.m. Main St. Weir, Transformer Blew, 4-County, WPD April 7 8:58 p.m., Davis St., Dispute…