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ETV 003On April 17, 2014, Maggie Stevenson and Sheila Brown from Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB) visited Weir Elementary. The purpose of the visit was to encourage students to read and become lifelong readers. During the … Read more

Chamber hosts workshop

Attendees at the workshop.

From Press Reports

A large crowd attended the workshop entitled “ Working from Home – The Ins and Outs of Tele-Work” that was held at the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, April 24.
The instructor was Duan Walker … Read more

Jones Chiropractic adds business days

Jone Chiropractic Clinic, located at 8500 MS Hwy 15 in Ackerman, recently changed their business days to Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Dr. S. Lee Jones, D.C. has been owning the clinic since 2006.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Jones Chiropractic Clinic in Ackerman has made some big changes in the past few weeks, starting with new business days.
The clinic is owned by Dr. Sammie Lee Jones, Jr., D.C. Jones, a Houston … Read more

Pet of the week

Midnight

This is Midnight.  She is a 1 1/2 year old chi-weenie (chihuahua/dachshund mix).  She is spayed, current on shots and negative for heartworms.  She is shy and … Read more

Shelter Pals perform community service project

Shelter Pals Trinity Burton, Allison Huffman and Madison Gregg volunteer at the Choctaw County Animal Shelter.

From Press Reports

Shelter Pals are a group of sixth-grade students from East Webster High School.
The four members of Shelter Pals are students in Kayla Hardy’s social studies class and the group was assigned a community service project focused … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 81 miscellaneous incident reports and seven incident reports last week:… Read more

CCHS to host Parent-Teacher Night

Choctaw County High School will host a Parent-Teacher Night for all parents with students who are in currently enrolled in subject area tested classes on Thursday, May 1st from 4:30 to 6:30 in the Ty Cobb Complex. These classes include … Read more

Douglas Burton benefit to be held May 10

From Press Reports

After last year’s tragic accident that took the life of Choctaw County native Douglas Burton, his family and friends will soon host the Douglas Burton Family Benefit on May 10. The benefit will help the family pay … Read more

Calendar of events

Toy Drive for Blair E. Batson’s Children’s Hospital

Deadline April 30
New Zion Baptist Church is sponsoring a Toy Drive for Blair E. Batson’s Children’s Hospital. They are asking the community to … Read more

FC to host Historical Highlight Luncheon

From Mary Nell Coblentz

French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday, May 13. 12:00 noon,  hosted by French Camp Presbyterian Church.   The speaker will be Margie Newman, Human Resource Director for French Camp Academy,  who will be talking … Read more