News

City celebrations for Christmas

Economic Development Grant Creates a Winter Wonderland

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

With the help of a $3400 grant from the Mississippi Department of Economic Development, the town of Ackerman has a lot more to be in the Christmas … Read more

Choctaw County senior citizens remembered

David Irby sings to the crowd

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Everyone came together at the Choctaw County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Sunday, December 6 at 3 p.m. for their Second Annual Remembrance Celebration. The celebration is to remember loved ones from the nursing home … Read more

News of Yesteryear

24 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK – From the files of the December 12,1991, Choctaw Plaindealer: 
Parade goes on without a hitch – For a while, it appeared as though Mother Nature was going to have a hand in the annual … Read more

AES Chargers in charge

Chargers In Charge
November
PreK
Trevor Burros
Lake Jones
Kirsten McGee
Marleigh Salley
Kindergarten
Jaydah Ashford
Cayden Conn
Laney Curtis
Brody Miller
1st Grade
Dylan Devers
Jerry Lenard
Bethany Stephenson
Lawson Stevens
2nd Grade
Alysa Helms
Will Jewell
Tripp Thomas
3rd Grade
Marlee Coleman
Aloria Degroot
Donovan Eiland
Josie Miles
Cassandra Virgen
4th Grade
Carson Combs
Amanda Lopez
Elijah Strutton
Riley White
5th Grade
Tyresee Miller
Bris Reed
Mary Grace Fiebig		
6th Grade 			
Dalton Bingham
Dutch Hassell
Conner Jewell

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Chargers In Charge November PreK Trevor Burros Lake Jones Kirsten McGee Marleigh Salley Kindergarten Jaydah Ashford Cayden Conn Laney Curtis Brody Miller 1st Grade Dylan Devers Jerry Lenard Bethany Stephenson Lawson Stevens 2nd Grade Alysa Helms Will Jewell Tripp Thomas 3rd Grade Marlee Coleman Aloria Degroot Donovan Eiland Josie Miles Cassandra Virgen 4th Grade Carson Combs Amanda Lopez Elijah Strutton Riley White 5th Grade Tyresee Miller Bris Reed Mary Grace Fiebig		 6th Grade 			 Dalton Bingham Dutch Hassell Conner Jewell

Chargers In Charge
November
PreK
Trevor Burros
Lake Jones
Kirsten McGee
Marleigh Salley
Kindergarten
Jaydah Ashford
Cayden Conn
Laney Curtis
Brody Miller
1st Grade
Dylan Devers
Jerry Lenard
Bethany Stephenson
Lawson Stevens
2nd Grade
Alysa Helms
Will Jewell
Tripp Thomas

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County’s unemployment rate at 5.9 Percent

By Chuck Bailey
Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County’s unemployment rate was 5.9 percent in October, an increase of four-tenths of a percentage point from 5.5 percent in September, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Full Circle Knitting and Crochet Group
Nov. and Dec.

Full Circle is part of the Mississippi State University Extension and meets every Tuesday from 9:00-12:00. … Read more