News

Choctaw County drops playoff opener to Collins

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Chargers of Choctaw County High School didn’t get any favors when the brackets were made for the MHSAA Class 3A playoffs.

Due to an upset on the last week of the regular … Read more

Eclectic Soul ribbon cutting planned

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

 

Amanda Montgomery will open The Eclectic Soul at 103 East Main Street in Ackerman on Thursday, November 14.  The Eclectic Soul will have a variety of items for purchase from antiques, pottery, jewelry, … Read more

Calendar of Events

Annual Fruit Sale

Choctaw County Career & Technology Center.  See any CCCTC student or call 285-4152.

Concert at First Baptist Church in Eupora

Nov. 15

The world famous Chuck Wagon Gang will be appearing at First Baptist Church in Eupora … Read more

Lady Panthers finish fifth in state cross-country meet

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Four French Camp Academy girls posted a time in the low 19-minute range as the Lady Panthers took fifth place in the girls division of the MHSAA Class 1A State Cross-Country Championships held … Read more

Military notes

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Corey J. Patton

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Corey J. Patton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included … Read more

Christmas Trees needed for Holiday Open House

From press reports

 

It’s that time of the year again.

Our annual Holiday Open House is scheduled for Thursday, December 12 at the Choctaw County Library.

We would like businesses along with school groups, church groups and other organizations … Read more

Young Lady Chargers look to open hoop season Saturday

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

It’s virtually unheard of that a basketball team lose 10 starters all in the same year, but that’s just the situation coach Gary Beals and his Choctaw County High School Lady Panthers are … Read more

Barlow shares online success tips

Attendees at the meeting.

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Recently, Tonya Barlow of Tonya Barlow Jewelry shared some of her online success with Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce members.

She discussed how important having an interactive website is and how Facebook has … Read more

Colton wins big at State Championship

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By Staff and Press Reports

Colton Mewbourn, age 8, of Ackerman, competed on September 8 at the Equine Center in Jackson in the state championship.

Colton competes in the Beginner Poles and Barrels 8 and under. In this class, at … Read more