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E911 Calls

Nov. 24 10:43 a.m., Hwy. 15, Livestock on Hwy., CSO 8:32 p.m., Murphy Dr., Dispute, CSO 8:38 p.m., Hwy. 9, MVA, CSO, APD, MHP  Nov. 25 1:05 a.m., Chester St. Medical Call, EMS 5:27 a.m., Cherry St., Disturbance, APD Nov.26…

Head Start oversight suspended ‘indefinitely’

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson The Winona Times   WINONA – Administrative oversight of Head Start and Early Head Start in six counties, including Webster, by Central Mississippi Inc. has been suspended indefinitely According to a spokesman for the Administration for…

City celebrations for Christmas

Economic Development Grant Creates a Winter Wonderland By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer With the help of a $3400 grant from the Mississippi Department of Economic Development, the town of Ackerman has a lot more to be in the Christmas…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 12/09/2015

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Choctaw County senior citizens remembered

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Everyone came together at the Choctaw County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Sunday, December 6 at 3 p.m. for their Second Annual Remembrance Celebration. The celebration is to remember loved ones from the nursing home…

News of Yesteryear

24 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK – From the files of the December 12,1991, Choctaw Plaindealer:  Parade goes on without a hitch – For a while, it appeared as though Mother Nature was going to have a hand in the annual…