News

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

Panthers drop two heartbreakers in playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Nathan Wright is still not sure how his team lost to Ethel in last
weekend’s MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs.
“Offensively we played well enough to win,” the veteran French Camp
Academy coach … Read more

Medical Foundation meeting this week, May 2

The Choctaw County Medical Foundation meeting will be held Thursday,
May 2 at 7 p.m. at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman.
The medical foundation holds an annual meeting to give updates on
issues affecting the foundation and to … Read more