From press reports
Choctaw County Constables will be able to provide even better service following a gift from the 4-County Foundation. The 4-County Foundation recently awarded an $8,700 grant to the Choctaw County Constable Department for the purchase of a … Read more
Enon C.P Church holds 2015 Bible School
With an average of nearly 100 kids per day, Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church hosted its annual bible school from May 26-29 with the theme of Everest. Over the course of the four-day event, … Read more
Sally Stewart, 83 years old, of French Camp caught this 9 lb catfish in her pond at 8:00 pm on May 12. … Read more
Boy Scout Troop 41 volunteered to help the staff of Mitchell Dental Clinic’s 5k Run/Walk at the 2015 Pine Tree Music Festival. … Read more
U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today announced their support of legislation designed to put a stop to proposed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations on carbon dioxide emissions.… Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery, & Webster Counties held its General Coalition Meeting on May 14, 2015 at the Pizza Inn restaurant in Winona.
Conducting the meeting was MTFC of Choctaw, Montgomery, … Read more
Concern over inaccuracies
In the most recent edition of the newspaper, there was a photograph of a marker placed on the grounds of Ackerman Elementary School. It commemorates the fact that the building once housed Choctaw County High School, which … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
After hearing it hundreds of times since 1972, I recently heard it again on the radio and wondered “Hmm, what does that mean, ‘A Horse with No Name?’” Therefore, I … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
In late May 1865¸ U. S. President Andrew Johnson appointed William Holden as the provisional Governor of North Carolina, setting the precedent for the reconstruction of the South. Holden was charged with calling for a constitutional … Read more
Youth Fun Day
The Higher Education Ministry invites your youth to attend our Youth Fun Day at First Unity United Methodist Church in Weir on June 13, 2015. Lots of fun, food, and games. All are invited.
Homecoming … Read more