By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw Baptist Association held it’s 95th Annual Session October 5, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at Chester Baptist Church. In attendance were 94 messengers from 17 Southern Baptist Churches throughout Choctaw County.
Dr. Wayne … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 48 miscellaneous reports and 18 incident offense reports last week.
10/23/15 Ervin Kirkwood B/M 1/24/58 CSO Grand Larceny
10/24/15 Brittany Woods W/F 2/19/88 CSO Shoplifting… Read more
United Way leaders are launching a major food drive this week to help restock area food pantries and feed hungry families across a four-county area.
Sponsored by the United Way of North Central Mississippi in partnership with several business and … Read more
Big gifts for big business
Editorial by Jack Ryan, Publisher of the Enterprise McComb Journal
A new report on economic development in 14 states shows in excellent detail how states have skewed taxpayer dollars toward large corporations instead of small … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
The 30th Mississippi included Company C, the Choctaw Planters, which was raised in Choctaw County. This continuation of the 30th Mississippi history comes from Dunbar Rowland’s “Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898.” The article continues the discussion … Read more
From press reports
“Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Oktibbeha County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” Douglas E. Naron, FSA Farm Loan Manager, said today.… Read more
From school reports
SENATOBIA — It took a fourth quarter touchdown for the No. 2-ranked Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers to put away a determined East Central Community College Warrior football team on Saturday and earn a 27-20 win in … Read more
By Terry Jarrett
The quest for cleaner energy is one of the great challenges of the 21st Century, and has fueled many “green” initiatives in recent years. But something troubling is coming down the pike now that the Obama Administration … Read more
Share the light and love of Christ with children by packing a Samaritan Shoe Box. Collection week for Operation Christmas Child is November 16-23, 2015. The Relay Center or drop off site for Choctaw County is Ackerman Baptist Church Family … Read more
By Austin Bishop
With both French Camp Academy and Choctaw County High School still playing football, high school basketball isn’t set to tip off in the county until the middle of November.
Choctaw County is scheduled to host … Read more