By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce
Choctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest will held Saturday, June 6, in downtown Ackerman. Pine Tree Music Fest will feature live entertainment and a full day of fun activities for the entire family. Activities include … Read more
Submitted from press reports
On Wednesday, May 20, 2015 the Weir and Panhandle Volunteer Fire Departments, under the direction of Chiefs Paul Newlin and Sammy Whitmire, and located in the southwestern and southern portion of Choctaw County received the news … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Warm weather and sunny skies greeted The Choctaw County High School Class of 2015 as it participated in its Commencement Exercises on May 22, 2015 at the Amphitheater located on the school’s campus.
Parents, … Read more
On Thursday, May 21, Natchez Trace Lodge #609 had their annual scholarship banquet. This year the scholarship recipients were: Ladye Faulk, Jaden King, Kallye Varner, and Carlin West. Chris Nettles spoke about Masons, the Shriners and the Shriners Hospitals for … Read more
2015 George M. (Buck) And Jean Thrailkill Scholarship Recipient
Congratulations to Kelsey Lemire for being chosen as the recipient of the 2015 GEORGE M. (BUCK) AND JEAN THRAILKILL SCHOLARSHIP. This scholarship is awarded to a senior student attending Choctaw County … Read more
From Staff Reports
Joe T. Massey of Bruce will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of Friends of the Library in Eupora.
The meeting begins at 11 a.m. Monday, June 8, at the Webster County Public Library. Lunch … Read more
Prepared by Dr. I.D. Thompson
According to official records of the Choctaw County School District, the first county schools for African American children were established in the early 1930s. However, there are some indications that efforts to educate African American … Read more
From press & staff reports
On what was a perfect morning with perfect weather, former students, teachers, staff, elected officials, and friends of the former Choctaw County High School gathered to celebrate its history and legacy as the institution that … Read more
From press reports
The number of graduates of the University of Mississippi Medical Center continues to climb for the third year in a row.
A record 864 physicians, dentists, nurses, allied health professionals and graduate students in the health sciences … Read more
In the Hospital Board receives reimbursement from county article in the May 27 edition, Supervisor Eric Chambers voted NO on the hospital reimbursement from the public area of the meeting room. The unofficial minutes of the meeting had Chambers recorded … Read more