Choctaw Regional Medical Center’s Employee of the Month Choctaw Regional Medical Center’s Employee of the Month is

Cabbage grower

Pictured is Lilly Courtney, with her cabbage she grew and nurtured as a project hosted by the Bonnie Plant Company and Wal-Mart. Lilly is a

Learning time

In 2012, MSU Extension – Choctaw County began Turning the Tide on Poverty project. One of the recommendations from county residents was to teach computer skills classes. Participants would be able to use the skills learned from the classes to…

Blessing of the Hunt

New Zion Baptist Church hosted their second annual Blessing of the Hunt on Saturday, October 3, in the church fellowship hall.  Attendees gathered together to enjoy a meal, devotion and prayer for the upcoming hunting season.  Church members brought a…


Weir Elementary selects their “Chargers in Charge” based on the character trait for the month.  The character trait for September was fairness. 

Cookbook was a labor of love

Special to The Choctaw Plaindealer The Mathiston Civic League has produced a 650-recipes cookbook full of tried and true southern cuisine made with ingredients available in any kitchen. “We’re excited about this book because these are recipes that you can…