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School Board quickly approves agenda

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board quickly approved all business in their December 10 regularly scheduled meeting. In ten minutes, the board approved both the consent and financial agendas.

District 2 School Board Member Clint … Read more

Supes discuss economic development partnership

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Funding for the proposed economic development partnership is up in the air after the December 10 Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Choctaw County along with Montgomery, Webster and Carroll Counties are planning to … Read more

Ribbon cutting held at Weir Caf

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome new owners and celebrate the opening of Weir Café on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. The Weir Café is operated by Rusty … Read more

Poultry holds on to No. 1 spot in state

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications

Poultry again took the top spot among Mississippi’s agricultural commodities for 2012, with a preliminary estimated value of $2.5 billion.

The total estimated value of poultry increased from 2011 by 6.2 percent. Broilers gained … Read more

Calendar of Events

Community Stew Dec. 22 Mt. Moriah Baptist Church invites everyone to a free Community Stew on Saturday, December 22 beginning at 11 a.m. in the Sullivan’s Store parking lot on Hwy 413 between French Camp and Weir. Come one and … Read more

Engineering students visit Eurocopter

by Caden Teer

The Choctaw County Career and Technology Center Engineering Class recently visited American Eurocopter in Mayhew, MS.

Led by Eurocopter employees, Terry Teer and Stephon, students observed the production line, flight line, and wiring department. It was an … Read more

Miller attends NCNW National Convention

By Press Reports

The National Council of Negro Women hosted its 55th National convention at the Gaylord Hotel in National Harbor, Maryland on May 23-26, 2012. The Kosciusko/Attala County Section was represented by Charlotte F. Miller.

This year’s theme was … Read more

Twentieth Century Club learns the importance of reporting

Reported by Donna McKay, Club Reporter

Ackerman Twentieth Century Club met at the Choctaw County Library on Thursday, November 15, 2012 with eleven members present. Hostess for the evening was Courtney Coleman.

President Susan Shurden called the meeting to order … Read more