The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, December 24th for Christmas Eve and Friday, December 25 for Christmas Day. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, December 28.
The office will also be closed Friday, January 1 for … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Veteran Choctaw County High School boys head basketball coach Gary Beals knows exactly what has helped his Chargers get off to a 9-0 start this season, earning the No. 4 ranking in MHSAA Class 3A … Read more
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension – Choctaw County 662-285-6337
During the holiday season, eating healthy can seem downright impossible. Between shopping for the holidays, family and work responsibilities and sometimes not enough sleep, temptation to indulge in … Read more
History of the Ackerman/Choctaw County Airport
By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer
This week we have combined our News from Yesteryear to give you a brief history of how the Ackerman/Choctaw County Airport came about.
This is the second of … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
Judge J. P. Coleman, in his 1973 book “Choctaw County Chronicles,” wrote a great deal about Choctaw County during the Civil War. This article paraphrases or quotes his book.
“On January 9, 1861, by a vote … Read more
Submitted by Juli Hughes, County Director/Nutrition and Food Safety
Mississippi State University Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337
Halloween and Thanksgiving are over and now the holiday season has officially begun. Here comes the holiday parties, Christmas cookies, Christmas dinner and … Read more
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23
7 p.m. — Northern Colorado at MSU
SATURDAY, DEC. 26
College Football… Read more
From press reports
FRENCH CAMP, Mississippi—How much pain is too much to bear? A young mother experiencing postpartum depression is hit with the suicides of her mother-in-law and stepmother less than a month apart.… Read more
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, COUNTY OF CHOCTAW
1. Any unknown heirs of Irving Wragg, Jr., who are adult non-resident… Read more
Martha Cooper Brown
Dec. 14, 2015
Services for Martha Cooper Brown, 84, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, were Dec. 16, 2015, at University Baptist Church with burial in Resthaven Gardens of Memory Cemetery, both in Baton Rouge.
She was born June … Read more