Peter Krebs – killed at Shiloh. B. Krebs. W. Krebs – killed at Shiloh. William Kyle – killed at Missionary Ridge. Claborne Kyle – wounded at Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia and died in Hospital in Georgia. Sam C. Kennedy, Sr. – … Read more

Calendar of Events

Annual Fruit Sale The Choctaw County Career and Technology Center is having their Annual Fruit Sale. See any VoTech student or call 285-4152.

NARFE to Meet Nov. 15 The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association will meet Thursday, November … Read more

Health Science students learn first hand

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Health Science Technology students received an up close and personal view of MedStatAir while learning about career pathways for emergency medical personnel.

MedStatAir, a helicopter, provides scene and hospital transports of critically ill and … Read more

Christmas Open House tomorrow

By Staff and Press Reports

Make plans to visit Ackerman on Thursday, November 8 to start your holiday shopping during the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Open House.

Thirteen members from the Chamber of Commerce will be participating in … Read more

Students learn school bus safety

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

School bus safety is not only important to the children but to parents, teachers, bus drivers and anyone driving near a school bus.

The Choctaw County School District Transportation Department recently celebrated School Bus … Read more

Champions for Children event set

By Sylvia Dickson

Champions for Children, a benefit dinner for French Camp Academy was held on Monday, October 15 at the Country Club of Jackson. Over 250 people attended the event which featured Mississippi’s governor, the Honorable Phil Bryant, as … Read more

Veteran’s Day programs slated

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Citizens will have two changes to honor and remember Veteran’s Day this week.

The first is Take a Vet to School Day and Veteran’s Day program on Thursday, November 8 at 10 a.m. at … Read more

Fundraising for Animal Shelter a success

Patsy Freeman
Winston County Journal

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Recent donations and a fundraising event for the Choctaw County Animal Shelter brought in $3,750. 
Quantum Choctaw Power donated $2,000 and the fundraising event raised $1,750. … Read more