News

30 things to do when bored besides eat

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

Do you ever get bored? If so, what do you usually do? Do you sit down and flip through the stations trying to find something to … Read more

Calendar of Events – 09/30/15

Choctaw County Flea Market
Saturday, October 3, Main Street Parking Lot – Ackerman, from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. No vendor fee, but each vendor will need to fill out an application to reserve a 10′ x 10′ space. Applications … Read more

Choctaw County Flea Market set

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337

The Choctaw County Flea Market began in 2012 as part of the MSU Extension Service’s Turning the Tide on Poverty project. The flea market, which is held … Read more

Jail docket – 09/30/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 99 miscellaneous incident reports and 14 incident offense reports this week.… Read more

NWTF-Hardees Wildlife Show scheduled for October 8

From press reports

The East Mississippi Chapter NWTF and Hardees present The Wildlife Show to be held at The Louisville Coliseum on Thursday, October 8 from 5-8 p.m.

Vendor spaces are still available for any outdoor related businesses.… Read more

Lady Panthers split two slow-pitch softball games

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team split games with a pair of Winston County foes last week as the Lady Panthers prepared to begin region play at home against Ethel on Tuesday.

FCA then … Read more

Editorial roundup – 09/30/15

Water’s getting more expensive
The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water.

Though the AP report tends to focus on … Read more

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