Sheriffs get pay raises

From Press & Staff Reports

Mississippi sheriffs got their first pay raise in years beginning July 1.
Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 1409 in late … Read more

Learning, helping and working


By Eric Pittman
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Women do not always receive recognition for their hard work. It is nice to acknowledge them for their dedication and hard … Read more

Calendar of Events

Do It Yourself Succulent Wall Frames
July 31
A program on DIY Succulent Wall Frames will be held … Read more

CCSD open house set

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Summer is almost over for Choctaw County School District students. School begins on Thursday, August 7, which leaves … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
I recently read Suddenly Last Summer, a play written in 1958… Read more


Richard Douglas Gilliland Sr.
July 25, 2014
Friday, July 25, 2014
Funeral services for Mr. Richard Douglas Gilliland, Sr., 80, … Read more