Pancakes and Santa hosted

Photos by Chuck Bailey
Brett and Rosalind Bailey enjoy some delicious pancakes

The Ackerman Church of God hosted a pancakes with santa breakfast Saturday, December 12th from 7:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. in the church dining hall. The meal included pancakes with bacon or sausage and a drink for only $5.00 dollars … Read more

Holiday open house draws big crowd

Santa Claus welcomes the visitors

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Mississippi State University Extension Service hosted its Holiday Open House at the Choctaw County Library Thursday, December 10th from 2:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. This event has been going on for over 20 … Read more

Dixie Pan Club News

Dixie Pan Club members adore their tree at the

The Dixie Pan Club met Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at Weir Presbyterian Church with 11 members present. Everyone came with ideas and materials to make aprons for the members and gifts.… Read more

Visitation numbers for Natchez Trace Parkway are released

“During October 2015, the Natchez Trace Parkway experienced a slight decrease in the number of recreational visits over the 2014 figures,” stated Superintendent Mary Risser. “This year, 518,523 used the Parkway during October 2015 compared to 523,467 … Read more

French Camp Christmas scenes are something to behold


By Reverend J. Alex Coblenz, Pastor
French Camp Presbyterian Church

One of the best loved “signature” attractions in French Camp are the annual Christmas Scenes that go up every year the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and get stored away for another … Read more


Twleve Days Christmas Extrvaganza Kickoff winner 2015

Photo by Amanda McBride

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza winner
Jim Ward is the winner of the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza kickoff gift basket. The gift basket is $475 of donated goodies by local businesses. Ward said he shopped … Read more