High School football practice officially gets started

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

High school football practice officially got underway in Mississippi this week with both Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy taking to the practice field.

The first day Mississippi High School Activities Association Schools … Read more

Legals – 08/05/15


The Town of Weir will accept sealed bids up until 5:00 p.m. on August 11th 2015, for the sale of a 2000 Ford Crown Victoria VIN #2FAP71WXYX163047. The Town has the right to refuse any and all … Read more

Obituaries – 08/05/15

Mr. Walker L. Kemp, Jr.
August 1, 2015

Funeral services for Mr. Walker L. Kemp, Jr., 86, were held at Ackerman Church of Christ on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 1 p.m. Guyton Montgomery officiated. Burial at Enon Cemetery in … Read more

Volunteers requested

From press reports

Do you want to make a difference in Choctaw County? Would you like to leave a legacy? Are you ready to share some of your talents? Do you want to help the future of Mississippi by helping … Read more

Supervisors receive parking lot project bids

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors received bids for the upcoming hospital and nursing home parking lot as well a decision regarding the pending closure of the county inmate program during its July 13 … Read more

MSU celebrates 50th Anniversary Holmes admission

Dr. Holmes, Chief of Staff and Medical Director for Choctaw Regional Medical Center, was recently honored at MSU

From press reports

Sunday, July 19, marked the 50th anniversary of one of the most important milestones in Mississippi State history when Dr. Richard E. Holmes became the first African American student to enroll at Mississippi State University.

His alma … Read more



Raquela Graham of Ackerman was rewarded with the Pre-teen Mississippi SR. Talent 2nd runner-up, Pre-teen Mississippi outstanding … Read more

Voters must show photo ID card


From Press Reports

All Mississippians voting at the polls are required to show a photo ID card. Also, individuals voting in person by absentee ballot in person in the circuit clerk’s office are required to show a photo ID.
Eligible … Read more