News

School Board holds monthly meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board held their monthly meeting, April 8.
In this meeting the board approved annual contract with the
Mississippi Department of Human Services to place workers at the
district’s bus shop. … Read more

Bluegrass Festival at French Camp, May 11

By Sylvia Dickson

Bring your family and friends and join us on Saturday, May 11th, for
French Camp’s Pioneer Day festivities! This year’s Pioneer Day will
feature a bluegrass concert. And it’s free!

An afternoon of Bluegrass will feature The … Read more

Supervisors argue about health insurance

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

After a long, heated argument the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors
approved the Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance quote from
Weaver Insurance.

The vote was 3-2 with District 1 Supervisor Archie Collins and… Read more

District wide high school

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A federal court order declares that the Choctaw County School
District will provide one county wide high school beginning with the
2013-2014 school year.

Senior Judge Glen Davidson, of the Northern District of Mississippi,… Read more

Ag Power class constructs trailer

The Agricultural Machinery Operations class at Choctaw County Career
and Technology Center constructed a 5’ X 8’ trailer. The trailer was
built by 1st and 2nd year students under the supervision of their
instructor, Dudley Vance.

The trailer is for … Read more

Calendar of Events

Attention All Ackerman High School Graduates:
If you graduated between the years of 2001-2007, we still have your
cumulative folders. These folders include such information as state
test scores, copies of birth certificates, and copies of immunization
reports. The cumulative … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary by Don Vaughan

What is a word that sounds like it might pertain to instructing, but
doesn’t? What’s a three syllable word for a private conversation
between two persons (this is also the word for a sofa intended to
seat two). Right in … Read more

Volunteer firemen training held

By Chris Coleman, Fire coordinator

In the past few weeks, the Choctaw County Fire Services, in
conjunction with the MS State Fire Academy, held an EMS support
operations 12 hour training for the Volunteer Firemen in and around
Choctaw County.… Read more