Calendar of Events – 08/12/15

Revival to be held
Crossroads Baptist Church Choctaw County Revival will be held August 9-13 beginning at 5 p.m. on Sunday and at 7 p.m. Monday- Thursday. The visiting evangelist will be Do.

Turning Tide
The MSU Extension Service- Choctaw … Read more

Dealing with morning madness when school begins

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
Mississippi State University Extension Service –Choctaw County

It’s five minutes before it’s time to leave for school and you’re frantically looking for a lost shoe or you’re trying to find lunch money. Sound familiar? … Read more

Obituaries – 08/12/15

Mr. Joseph Harold Loper
July 27, 2015
Services for Joseph Harold Loper, 84, of Ackerman were July 30, 2015, at Ackerman Baptist Church. Burial was in Enon Cemetery.

He was born in Millry, Alabama, on July 21, 1931. Mr. Loper … Read more

County agrees to keep MDOC inmates without payment

From press & staff reports

More than a dozen counties have agreed to continue using state inmates in a work program without reimbursement from the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

The department plans to phase out the current Joint State County … Read more

HEC hosts Back-to-school bash


From press and staff reports

Health Education Center/First Unity Health Ministry would like to thank everyone for attending its first motivation Back to School Bash on Aug. 1, 2015. The program was a great success because of all who attended.… Read more

French Camp to hold special election

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

On Tuesday, August 18, the Town of French Camp will be holding a special election to replace a vacant Alderman position.

Qualifying documentation for the vacant position was to be submitted by potential candidates … Read more