News

Complaint filed at Ackerman Aldermen meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Tina Goodin appeared before the Ackerman Board of Aldermen to file an official complaint against the Ackerman Police Department.

She said her complaint is that somehow her booking photo was circulated less than 24 … Read more

Supervisors debate to purchase tar distributor

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors is debating on whether or not to purchase a brand new tar distributor truck for approximately $150,000.

In their previous meeting, Jay Barrett with Puckett-Caterpillar presented the board … Read more

Medical Foundation holds annual meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Purchasing children’s play area equipment and sponsoring three scholarships are a few things that the Choctaw County Medical Foundation did within the last year.

This was announced in the foundation’s annual meeting on May … Read more

Millspring M.B. Church remembers tornado

By Press Reports

On Sunday, April 21, Millspring M.B.C. remembered the tragic events
that took place three years ago on April 24, 2010. This was the day
that the tornado hit Choctaw County. The Millspring area was affected
by this … Read more

School Board approves employee recommendations

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board held a special meeting, on April 22.
At the beginning of the meeting, School Board President Mike Thomas
made a statement.
“We are not going to discuss school colors, … Read more

Kids’ Fishing Rodeo a huge success

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Kids’ Fishing Rodeo held on Saturday, April 20, at Choctaw Lake
was a huge success. The fishing rodeo was sponsored by the Choctaw
County Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Forest Service, Mississippi
Department of … Read more

The Civil War – Grierson’s Raid Part 3

Submitted by C.J. Johnson
In the early morning of April 24, the 8th day, Grierson and his men
were on the move again. They left the plantation about six miles
south of Philadelphia where they had briefly rested and continued … Read more

Calendar of Events

National Day of Prayer at French Camp
May 2
6:45 a.m. and noon at French Camp Town Hall. At the 6:45 a.m.
program: Welcome: H. Glen Barlow-Mayor, Opening Prayer-Alex Coblentz-
Pastor FCPC, Devotional: Larry Littlejohn-VP FCA and Closing Prayer:
Randy … Read more