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Rep. Hood gives End of Session Summary

Legislative Update
By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

End of Session Summary

The 2014 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature was a whirlwind 90-day session that even included… Read more

Beware of the parvovirus in dogs

Dr. Brandy M. Boykin

There are an unlimited number of viruses that dogs can contract in their environment. One of the most concerning ones is parvovirus. Parvovirus is a deadly virus that commonly infects puppies, during this time of year, … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 71 miscellaneous incident reports and 15 incident offense reports last week.… Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest planned for June 7

Pine Tree Music Fest

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Pine Tree Music FestMusic from local musicians, fun, food, arts and crafts, cash giveaways and much more will be features of the new Pine Tree Music Fest in Choctaw County.

Pine Tree Music Fest will be held… Read more

Supervisors hold end of month meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held their end of the month meeting on March 31. District 5 Supervisor Eric Chambers was absent from this meeting.

In the meeting, the board accepted… Read more

Flowers in full bloom

Submitted photo
Tulips blooming on Main Street in Ackerman.

By Press Reports

If you have an opportunity to look at the flower containers along Main Street in Ackerman and all around the Choctaw County Courthouse, you will notice a colorful array of … Read more

Performers set for FC Pioneer Day

From staff reports

French Camp Academy and WFCA FM 108 are pleased to announce the concert lineup for Pioneer Day. This year’s toe-tapping concert will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 10 and will feature … Read more

Teen dies in car accident

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The community is in shock over the loss of a 17-year-old from Ackerman that was killed in a car accident.

Corey D. McPherson, 17, of Ackerman, died in a one-car accident on April 6, … Read more

Cauthen to see patients on Fridays

Photo by Amanda McBride
Marcie Smith, nurse, and Kellie Cauthen, FNP-C, are available to see patients on Fridays at the Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Ackerman.

By Staff and Press Reports

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw announces that Kellie Cauthen, FNP-C, is now seeing patients on Fridays at the Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Ackerman. She is … Read more