Young Lady Chargers look to open hoop season Saturday

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer


It’s virtually unheard of that a basketball team lose 10 starters all in the same year, but that’s just the situation coach Gary Beals and his Choctaw County High School Lady Panthers are … Read more

Barlow shares online success tips

Attendees at the meeting.

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Recently, Tonya Barlow of Tonya Barlow Jewelry shared some of her online success with Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce members.

She discussed how important having an interactive website is and how Facebook has … Read more

Colton wins big at State Championship


By Staff and Press Reports

Colton Mewbourn, age 8, of Ackerman, competed on September 8 at the Equine Center in Jackson in the state championship.

Colton competes in the Beginner Poles and Barrels 8 and under. In this class, at … Read more

Flag Donation


Woodmen of the World Field Representative Evelyn McGee recently presented a Christian and American Flag set to Pastor Randle Poss of Providence Baptist Church near Ackerman, MS.

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Girlfriends greet hit the road




Thanks again to Pastor and First Lady Bill & Charlotte Taylor. The GIRLFRIENDS GREET hit the road for a marvelous trip in the Bethlehem bus! We traveled over to the Delta stopping first at McCarty Pottery in Merigold. … Read more

Mississippi celebrated Red Ribbon Week 2013

October 23rd through 31st marks Red Ribbon Week 2013. It’s the largest drug prevention campaign in the United States, and one of the most effective for preventing tobacco use among youth. This observance is celebrated throughout local middle and high Read more

Chargers looking to get back on winning track

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer


The Choctaw County Chargers will be facing their third consecutive road game against a strong team when they travel south to take on Collins in the first round of the MHSAA Class 3A … Read more

Comet ISON this way comes with viewing at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free public program called “Comet ISON This Way Comes!” This presentation will be given on Friday, November 8, 2013, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Dr. Donna Pierce.

Comets have both frightened … Read more

Choctaw County Chamber board elected by members

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce membership elected the first Board of Directors on October 28.

With 18 members present and two guests, the membership elected the following as Board of Directors: Dannie … Read more