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Obituary – Mr. Charles E. Green

March 18, 2016 Charles E. Green, 81, a retired military medic and veteran in the U.S. Army, passed away Friday, March 18, 2016, at the VA Nursing Home in Kosciusko, MS. Mr. Green was born April 20, 1934 in Tomnolen,…

Obituary – Ms. Ester Bernice Liddell

Mathiston, MS Ester Bernice Liddell, 68, a retired factory worker, passed away Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson,MS. Ms. Liddell was born October 21, 1947. She was a member of the Chester Baptist Church near…

Legals – 03/23/2016

INVITATION FOR BIDS FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE ON COUNTY SCHOOL LANDS Sealed bids will be received by the Choctaw County School District, Ackerman, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on April 11th, 2016 for the

Obituary – Ms. Lera Black Jones

Kosciusko, MS.   Lera Black Jones, 95, died March 19, 2016 at Promise Hospital in Vicksburg. Mrs. Jones was a native of Choctaw County and resident of Kosciusko. She was a retired seamstress and member of Williamsville Independent Methodist Church.

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 03/16/2016

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Boy Scouts retire flags

Proper retirement requires burning the flag By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Remember as you look at your Flag, which is the symbol of our nation, that it is red because of human sacrifice. It is blue because of the…

Trump and Clinton carry Choctaw, State

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer As the state of Mississippi went so did Choctaw County in the Tuesday, March 8 Primary Election. In what was considered a moderate turn out. In unofficial results Donald J. Trump won the GOP…

Five vie for DYW 2017 title this weekend

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer One of five contestants will be named Miss Distinguished Young Woman (DYW) for Choctaw County 2017, in a “Wizard of Oz” themed program this Saturday Night, March 19 at the Ty Cobb Complex on…