MSU-USM football game to kick-off at 9 p.m. on Sept. 5

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Mississippi State University’s first football game of the 2015 season may actually end early on Sunday morning.

MSU, looking to build off an impressive 2014 season that saw the Bulldogs go 10-3 on the year … Read more

Obituaries – 06/10/15

Fred Hansford
June 4, 2015
Services for Fred Hansford, 70, of Eupora were June 6, 2015, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Jimmy Dale Porter officiating. Burial was in Greensboro Cemetery.

Mr. Hansford was a retired law enforcement officer … Read more

Legals – 06/10/15

Notice is hereby given that the Choctaw County Department of Education will receive sealed bids in the office of the County Superintendent of Education until the hour of
10:00 A.M., June 4, 2015. At this time … Read more

Sups to file for Small Municipality Grant

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors discussed the possibility of filing for grants during its June 1 meeting held at the Choctaw County Courthouse Boardroom at 9 a.m.

The meeting began with an addition … Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest to be held June 6

Dee Horton Images
Shawna P and the EarthFunk Tribe will fill the Pine Tree Music Fest with Southern funk, rock and soul as the featured entertainment. Make plans to attend this awesome, free concert on Saturday, June 6 in downtown Ackerman.

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

Choctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest will held Saturday, June 6, in downtown Ackerman. Pine Tree Music Fest will feature live entertainment and a full day of fun activities for the entire family. Activities include … Read more

CCHS holds annual commencement exercises


By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Warm weather and sunny skies greeted The Choctaw County High School Class of 2015 as it participated in its Commencement Exercises on May 22, 2015 at the Amphitheater located on the school’s campus.

Parents, … Read more

Scholarship awarded

On Thursday, May 21, Natchez Trace Lodge #609 had their annual scholarship banquet. This year the scholarship recipients were: Ladye Faulk, Jaden King, Kallye Varner, and Carlin West. Chris Nettles spoke about Masons, the Shriners and the Shriners Hospitals for … Read more