Obituary – Mr. Lugene Burton

Ackerman, MS

Mr. Lugene Burton, 91, died Saturday, November 7, 2015, at Choctaw Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. Funeral services were 2:00 pm Monday, November 9, 2015, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Choctaw County with burial in the church … Read more

Legals – 11/11/15

Substitute Trustee’s Notice of Sale


WHEREAS, on the 16th day of August, 2004, and acknowledged on the 16th day of August, 2004, Arlene Potts Echols, executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust unto … Read more

Turkey and Tinsel set for November 12 in Choctaw County

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce invites the public to attend Turkey and Tinsel on Thursday, November 12. Sixteen businesses throughout Choctaw County will be participating in Turkey and Tinsel this year. This event is … Read more

Supervisors close out October business

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

BFAC notification system discussion topped Choctaw County Supervisors board discussions Friday, October 30.

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors met Oct. 30 at 9 a.m. in the boardroom at the Choctaw County Courthouse. All … Read more

Enterprise job fair well attended

Participants receiving information about the National Guard.

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

If you needed a job, the Ackerman Community Center was the place to be last Thursday, October 29; from 9 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The Enterprise of Mississippi hosted the Governor’s Job Fair. Employers … Read more

The Men From Mathiston Who Served part 3

Grady Breland

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This is the last of a three part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are on the new war memorial in Mathiston.

The Mathiston Veterans Memorial, located between the town’s park … Read more