Woodmen of the World Field Representative Evelyn McGee recently presented a Christian and American Flag set to Pastor Randle Poss of Providence Baptist Church near Ackerman, MS.
Thanks again to Pastor and First Lady Bill & Charlotte Taylor. The GIRLFRIENDS GREET hit the road for a marvelous trip in the Bethlehem bus! We traveled over to the Delta stopping first at McCarty Pottery in Merigold. … Read more
October 23rd through 31st marks Red Ribbon Week 2013. It’s the largest drug prevention campaign in the United States, and one of the most effective for preventing tobacco use among youth. This observance is celebrated throughout local middle and high … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
One of the earliest units formed in Old Choctaw County was the Choctaw Rebels, Company K, 24th Mississippi Infantry, at Greensboro on July 6, 1861. The following history of the 24th comes from Dunbar Rowland’s … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County Chargers will be facing their third consecutive road game against a strong team when they travel south to take on Collins in the first round of the MHSAA Class 3A … Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free public program called “Comet ISON This Way Comes!” This presentation will be given on Friday, November 8, 2013, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Dr. Donna Pierce.
Comets have both frightened … Read more
By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce membership elected the first Board of Directors on October 28.
With 18 members present and two guests, the membership elected the following as Board of Directors: Dannie … Read more
Ms. Estelle Burdine Lollar
Funeral services for Estelle Burdine Lollar, 95, were held November 5, 2013 at Salem Independent Methodist Church near Ackerman, MS with Rev. Jim Reed and Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Interment was held at Salem Independent Methodist … Read more
OXFORD, Miss. – The following sophomore at the University of Mississippi earned membership in Phi Eta Sigma national honor society based on her academic performance as a freshman. Requirements include a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.5 at … Read more
Choctaw County High School will host a schoolwide parent meeting on November 11, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at the Ty Cobb Complex to share details about the Title I services provided by the school. This meeting will be an informational … Read more