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Vaughan’s Vocabulary by Don Vaughan

What is a word that sounds like it might pertain to instructing, but
doesn’t? What’s a three syllable word for a private conversation
between two persons (this is also the word for a sofa intended to
seat two). Right in … Read more

Volunteer firemen training held

By Chris Coleman, Fire coordinator

In the past few weeks, the Choctaw County Fire Services, in
conjunction with the MS State Fire Academy, held an EMS support
operations 12 hour training for the Volunteer Firemen in and around
Choctaw County.… Read more

Consolidation plans argued in federal court

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

How the Choctaw County School District should be consolidated is
still an unanswered question, as of press time Monday.

The CCSD (or district) and the Department of Justice presented their
plans and evidence to … Read more

Calendar of Events

All
AHS Graduates
If you graduated between the years of 2001-2007, we still have your
cumulative folders. These folders include such information as state
test scores, copies of birth certificates, and copies of immunization
reports. The cumulative folders will be … Read more

FCA Panthers remain undefeated in league play

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

It could all come down to Friday night.

If the French Camp Academy baseball team took care of business
against visiting East Oktibbeha on Tuesday, they will roll into
Friday with a shot at … Read more

The Civil War – Half-Way through and Naval Action

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

According to one source, the War Between the States lasted 1,549
days. April 10,1863 marked the half-way point for the political
leaders, military officers, soldiers, sailors, artillerymen, and
cavalry, as well as the folks left behind … Read more

Providence Baptist Church dedicates FLC

By Terry Harpole

On the evening of March 24, if you had been driving down Chester-
Tomnolen Road south of Little Mountain on the Natchez Trace and saw
all the cars parked around Providence Baptist Church, you might have
thought … Read more

Supervisors discuss possible airport improvements

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Possible improvements to the county airport was briefly discussed in
the March 28 Choctaw County Board of Supervisor meeting.

Mark Carruth addressed the board about possible improvements or
additions to the county’s airport that … Read more

JuneFest t-shirt design revealed

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce JuneFest Committee is proud to reveal the
2013 JuneFest t-shirt.

JuneFest will be held Saturday, June 1, in downtown Ackerman. The
Ackerman Twentieth Century Club will be selling the JuneFest … Read more

Sequestration effects at Natchez Trace Parkway

By Press Reports

On March 1, 2013, the Natchez Trace Parkway was required to reduce
its annual budget by five percent, in accordance with the
sequestration provision of the Budget Control Act of 2011. The
effects of this federal law … Read more