Jail Docket – 11/26/14

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 46 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports last week.

11/13/14      Scott Abbott      w/m    1/27/86    CSO    petit larceny & hold for MDOC
11/13/14     Terry Latre Baber     b/m     5/23/94     CSO      disorderly conduct
11/13/14      Jarrette … Read more

Calendar of Events 11/26/14

5th Sunday Night Singing Nov. 30
Providence Baptist Church invites everyone to come and sing with them for their 5th Sunday Night Singing on Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served afterwards. Bro. Randle Poss, pastor.

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Choctaw County sweeps pair from Hamilton

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Chargers and Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School swept a pair of games from Hamilton in the first round of the Caledonia Tournament last Thursday.

The CCHS girls rolled to a 78-40 … Read more

In Our Community – 11/26/14

The Corn Maze
By Lisa Harris

The annual May’s Corn Maze, otherwise known as girl’s night out in the “maize,” was another almost successful event. It featured the music of the great state of Mississippi in its intricate design. We … Read more

North, South championships to be decided Friday night

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Only 24 teams remain in search of one of the Mississippi High School Activities Association’s six state football championships that will be awarded on Dec. 5-6 at Davis Wade Stadium on the campus of Mississippi … Read more

Obituaries – 11/26/14

Elaine Box Hodges
Nov. 18, 2014
Services for Elaine Box Hodges, 88, of Pontotoc were Nov. 21, 2014, at Browning Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. Pete Gregory officiating. Burial was in Wood Springs Cemetery.

She was born … Read more

Veteran’s Day Program held at Armory

Photos by Daniel Brunty
VFW Post 5569 in Ackerman sponsored their annual Veteran’s Day Celebration at the Mississippi Army National Guard; Ackerman Armory at 11 a.m. The speaker for the event was Lt. Colonel Michael Hunter (pictured). Hunter gave a powerful speech on how we as Americans can honor our veterans, as well as honoring their sacrifice they made on behalf of all Americans.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

As many around the country took Nov. 11 to recognize and honor all the people who served in the U.S. Armed Forces, many in Choctaw County followed suit as VFW Post 5569 in Ackerman … Read more