By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Ackerman Board of Alderman met, February 2, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall on Main Street in Ackerman.
Only three aldermen were present, Ward 2 Alderman, Tommy Curtis; Ward Four Alderman, Billy … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 38 miscellaneous incident reports and 27 incident offense reports last week.
2/16/16 James T. Cuneo W/M 2/20/66 CSO Poss. of Schedule II Controlled Substance
2/16/16 James Head B/M 5/9/40 CSO Dog Killing
2/18/16 Vickie … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
I serve as the general manager and morning personality of a college radio station where I arrive at five minutes before seven o’clock. The broadcast day begins with the National … Read more
By Bro. Allen Baswell
Pastor, Fentress Baptist Church
“And not as it was by one that sinned, so is the gift: for the judgment was by one to condemnation, but the free gift is of many offences unto justification. For … Read more
Six years ago this week–From the files of the February 18, 2010, Choctaw Plaindealer
CCMC/NH back in county’s hands
By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw County Medical Center and Nursing Home are now back in Choctaw County’s hands.… Read more
4:33 p.m., E. Miller Rd., Medical Call, EMS
9:33 p.m., Miller Rd., Medical Call, EMS… Read more
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) awarded Choctaw County a solid waste assistance grant of $32,958 that will be used by the county for solid waste enforcement officer funding.… Read more
From Press Reports
“During January 2016, the Natchez Trace Parkway experienced a slight decrease in the number of recreational visits over the 2015 figures,” stated Superintendent Mary Risser. “This year, 464,284 visitors used the Parkway during January 2016 compared to … Read more
From school reports
The Holmes Community College Bulldogs pulled their record to .500 at 4-4 with three of four wins over the weekend versus Southeastern Illinois College.
On Saturday, the Bulldogs fell to Southeastern, 10-3 and then won 4-0. Holmes … Read more
Lawmakers need primer on inflation
Inflation is a concept that the Mississippi Legislature seems to have an extremely difficult time grasping, whether it be keeping up with it or exceeding it.
For instance, when it comes to taxes, lawmakers have … Read more