NRG help

Pictured are Ruby (Librarian) and Stacey Thornton (NRG Choctaw Station Plant Administrator).

NRG Energy Choctaw County Generating Station in French Camp provided a donation to the Choctaw County Public Library on May 22. The donation to the library will provide … Read more

Education notes


Chelsea Collins Inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

From press reports

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Chelsea Leann Collins of Weir was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 41 miscellaneous incident reports and 13 incident reports last week.

  • 5/15/14  issic Starks  B/M  10/25/86    CSO   Bond revoked & NISI/Bad check
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Pets and Exhibitors for June Fest Pet Show

Ginny Lucas
Pet Show Chairman

Sponsored by the 20th Century Club, the Pet Show is a very popular event that is held each year in conjunction with the Pine Tree Music Fest. This year the Pet Show will be … Read more

Calendar of events

Knitting/Crochet group meetings

Full Circle Knitting/Crochet group meets every Tuesday at 9 the Choctaw County Extension Office in Ackerman.  The public is… Read more

CWJC holds first graduation ceremony

Rhonda Booth (in center), her daughter (left) and mentor Kim Maxwell (right)

By Sis. Alies Therese

On Friday, May 17, at a buffet celebration on Lake Tiak O’ Khata, the first class of CWJC graduated. After 27 weeks of classes, Bible study and art exploration, these four women completed the course: Rosa … Read more

Education notes

Local named to HCC president’s list

Holmes Community College Academic and technical students with exemplary quality point averages are recognized at the end of the fall and spring semesters by being named to the President’s or Dean’s list. To be … Read more

‘Mitchell Dental Cares’ event a huge success

From press reports

Mitchell Dental Clinic is Ackerman recently held their annual charity event with a slight name change – “Mitchell Dental Cares.”
The event took place for the 7th year in a row this past Friday, May 9. Mitchell … Read more

Supervisors hold brief meeting

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held a brief session during their regular meeting on May 12 at the Choctaw County Courthouse.

The board met briefly with county resident Charles Peay, who wanted to … Read more