Supervisors accept parking lot project bid

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors made a decision regarding the upcoming nursing home and hospital parking lot projects during its July 31 meeting held at the Choctaw County Courthouse Boardroom at 9 a.m.… Read more

The Civil War – History of 33rd Mississippi Infantry Part 2

Submitted By C.J. Johnson

Colonel Hurst was reported in command of the regiment in January, Lieut.-Col. Drake in February, 1864. General Sherman advanced from Vicksburg to Meridian in February, and Loring’s and French’s Divisions, under General Polk, retreated to Demopolis, … Read more

High School football practice officially gets started

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

High school football practice officially got underway in Mississippi this week with both Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy taking to the practice field.

The first day Mississippi High School Activities Association Schools … Read more

Legals – 08/05/15


The Town of Weir will accept sealed bids up until 5:00 p.m. on August 11th 2015, for the sale of a 2000 Ford Crown Victoria VIN #2FAP71WXYX163047. The Town has the right to refuse any and all … Read more

Obituaries – 08/05/15

Mr. Walker L. Kemp, Jr.
August 1, 2015

Funeral services for Mr. Walker L. Kemp, Jr., 86, were held at Ackerman Church of Christ on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 1 p.m. Guyton Montgomery officiated. Burial at Enon Cemetery in … Read more

Volunteers requested

From press reports

Do you want to make a difference in Choctaw County? Would you like to leave a legacy? Are you ready to share some of your talents? Do you want to help the future of Mississippi by helping … Read more

Supervisors receive parking lot project bids

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors received bids for the upcoming hospital and nursing home parking lot as well a decision regarding the pending closure of the county inmate program during its July 13 … Read more

MSU celebrates 50th Anniversary Holmes admission

Dr. Holmes, Chief of Staff and Medical Director for Choctaw Regional Medical Center, was recently honored at MSU

From press reports

Sunday, July 19, marked the 50th anniversary of one of the most important milestones in Mississippi State history when Dr. Richard E. Holmes became the first African American student to enroll at Mississippi State University.

His alma … Read more