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Panthers suffer two close losses over weekend

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Ethel High School nailed a late basket to take a 45-43 win over visiting French Camp Academy on Friday, before losing to Sebastopol 59-53 in another close one Saturday night. French Camp led 34-25 after…

New DON

New Director of Nursing Named at Choctaw Regional Medical Center Debbie Davis, CFNP, PNP, joined the hospital’s team of providers August 3, 2015 and accepted the Director of Nursing position at Choctaw Regional Medical Center last week.

Student and teachers honored

The Student Government Association at Choctaw County High School is working along with faculty and school administrators to select one student and one teacher each month to be recognized as Student and Teacher of the month. Selection is based on…

GCS wins first place in MCMS competition

From School Reports Congratulations to the Grace Christian School students that participated in the Mississippi College Mathematics and Science competition Thursday, February 4. Our quiz bowl team consisting of Lukas Borntrager, Devin Chen, Eric Humphries and Aryonna Johnson brought home…

Sonny’s makes great BBQ places list

By Daniella DiRienzo www.0nlyinyourstate.com Barbecue may not have been invented in Mississippi, but it sure was perfected here. Whether you’re in the state’s Northern Hills region, on the Gulf Coast, or anywhere in between, delicious barbecue is never too far…

News of Yesteryear – 02/10/2016

11 years ago From the files of the February 9, 2005, Choctaw Plaindealer Slain officer honored, remembered By Joseph McCain Flags were flying at half-mast and heads were bowed on Monday as the community said goodbye to a local police…

Coal donations to help children

Mike Thomas representative for Mississippi Lignite Mining, North American Coal and the Red Hills Mine; recently donated $3000 dollars to the resource center and the five area school libraries in Choctaw County;