Supervisors review and adopt working budget

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors reviewed the requested budgets of all the county departments and offices during its August 24 meeting held at the Choctaw County Courthouse Election Commissioners Office.

The meeting began … Read more

Choctaw County primary run-off unofficial results

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

With the 2015 Primary Election run-off now concluded, the November General Election is now set for voters in Choctaw County.

Of the four run-off races, the Justice Court Judge Post 2 Democratic is now … Read more

MDE announces participants in Superintendents’ Academy


From press & staff reports

The Mississippi Department of Education announced today the participants in the second class of its Superintendents’ Academy, an advanced leadership training program to assist district leaders in their efforts to improve student outcomes.

Choctaw County … Read more

Ready for school

Glen Blaine- Long-Zirlott

The Pre-K Classes at Ackerman Elementary have been busy learning the rules and becoming familiar with their school. Mr. Blaine and Mrs. … Read more

Two generations of Houseparents at FCA

Angela Morgan and Carolyn Akers


French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday, September 8, 12:00 noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church.

We have an extra special opportunity this month to hear from Carolyn Akers, Houseparent  at FCA for 26 years and one … Read more


Hood with Debbie Taylor.

District 35 Representative Joey Hood recently presented World War II Veterans Mr. William “Brelan” Jackson, Mr. Marvin Oswalt, and… Read more

History comes to life for Youth Tour students

Philip Evans of Ackerman posing with Stephen Colbert wax figure.

By Brad Barr, 4-County Electric Power Association

For a group of excited Mississippi high school students, history pages came to life during their recent tour of Washington, D.C.

A visual journey of our nation’s monuments brought the pages of their … Read more