Election set for November 3

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The election for numerous county, legislative and state officials will be this Tuesday, November 3. Polls will open at 7 a.m. and remain open until 7 p.m.   Choctaw County still has several contested…

County agrees to consider Bfac system

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors heard about the Bfac System from representatives from the company at last weeks board meeting held in the boardroom of the Choctaw County Courthouse October 19 at 9…

At Panhandle

The 3rd Annual Panhandle Community Day could not have been held on a more beautiful day than last Saturday. People from all over came to see all the crafts, art and artifacts done by folks from across the community.

Each ballot cast is important

From press & staff reports It’s Election Day. Do you know where your vote is? If you’re keeping it in your back pocket, you may be doing something yourself and those around you a civic disservice.

Pink Day

The Ackerman Early HeadStart Center observed Breast Cancer Awareness this past Friday, October 23 by having a “Pink Day”. 

Emmerich examines Initiative 42

Several good friends and readers have asked me to weigh in on the Initiative 42 referendum. Initiative 42 shifts the ultimate decision on school funding from the legislature to the state supreme court.

In our community

“ The Sainted Ones” Lisa Harris Watching my team play the other night, I realized that it is not over until the fat lady sings. They pulled through and won the victory even though the odds were stacked against them.…