Smoking cessation difficult but rewarding

Quitting smoking is important for your health and provides many benefits but it is not easy. Some people try several times before succeeding.
Smoking causes multiple health risks to you and those exposed to your smoke. It is also a … Read more

Pioneer Day in French Camp

Pioneer Day, etc 248

By Sylvia Dickson

The French Camp Pioneer Day was a bustling success. Blue skies and cool breezes made a beautiful day for people to stroll through the Natchez Trace Historic District, stopping to visit with friends and study … Read more

Supes discuss maintenance issues at hospital

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors discussed maintenance issues concerning the hospital, as well as met with a health care group regarding the nursing home during their first monthly meeting on May 5.
Board … Read more

Aldermen hold CAP Loan public hearing

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen hosted a public hearing regarding the town applying for a CAP Loan during their regularly scheduled meeting on April 1.

The purpose of the public hearing was to receive … Read more

Entertainment announced for Pine Tree Musicfest

Pine Tree Music Fest

From press & staff reports

Pine Tree Music FestThe local entertainment for this year’s Pine Tree Music Fest on June 7 has been announced and features some of the best talents from the surrounding area who continue to help promote Choctaw County’s rich … Read more

Medical foundation holds annual meeting

Speaking at the foundation meeting

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Medical Foundation held their annual meeting on May 6 at the Choctaw County Community Center.
CCMF is dedicated to health and wellness promotion in Choctaw County, and to informing the public … Read more

State HOSA Convention awards local students


From press reports

At the state HOSA convention, recently held in Jackson, Alyssa Pritchett, Johnny Douglas, and Alex Robison represented the Choctaw County Career & Technology Center.
Alyssa Pritchett participated in common corps where … Read more