News

October is breast cancer awareness month

Written by: Josephine Tate, Noxubee County

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator

MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County  662-285-6337

 

All women are at risk for breast cancer, even those who don’t have a family history of the disease. That’s … Read more

Citizens invited to welcome new attorney to county

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

 

Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome a new attorney to the county. Kasey Burney Young is a native of Choctaw County and has opened her practice at 533 South Louisville … Read more

School Board approves name badges

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Choctaw County School Board discussed a couple changes to board policy revisions and additions in their October 14 board meeting.

School Board Member Laura Gibbs said she did not agree with the … Read more

WFCA FM 108 Day this Saturday, October 26

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The annual WFCA FM108 Day in French Camp is planned for Saturday, October 26 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

WFCA FM 108 Day is a day of fundraising for the WFCA radio station that … Read more

Panthers seek to close out region play on win streak

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Sometimes things just don’t go your way. Friday night was one of those times for the French Camp Academy football team.

“They played really well and we didn’t,” said FCA head coach Nathan … Read more

Jack-O-Lantern Jam this weekend

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

 

Make plans to attend Jack-O-Lantern-Jam this Saturday in downtown Ackerman.

Jack-O-Lantern Jam will be Saturday, October 26 from 4 – 8 p.m. in downtown Ackerman at the walking track and the parking lot … Read more

Civil War – CSS Hunley submarine sinks

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

 

On October 15, 1863 the first combat submarine to successfully sink an enemy ship sank. All eight crewmen on board the Hunley died during a practice run, while spectators watched.

Historic Navy Ships Association provides … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Troy Crocker

Mr. Troy Crocker, 90, passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, in the Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi.  Visitation was held at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Saturday, October 19, 2013.  Funeral services … Read more