News

MHSAA ruling has no affect on French Camp

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

For now, nothing has changed in what determines a student’s athletic eligibility at French Camp Academy.

A ruling last week by the executive committee of the Mississippi High School Activities Association association restricted students from … Read more

In Our Community – 07/29/15

“Life Is a Beach”
Lisa Harris

Recently the extended family and I took our annual beach trip to Orange Beach, Alabama. My parents were there, my kids, my brothers, my nieces and nephews, my sister in laws, and my son’s … Read more

The Civil War – History of 33rd Mississippi Infantry

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The 33rd Mississippi included companies from southwest, central, and northern Mississippi. Company G, the Jeff Davis Browns, was raised in Choctaw County. This history comes from Dunbar Rowland’s “Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898.”

“This regiment was … Read more

Where to vote in Choctaw County

The upcoming Democratic and Republican Party Primary Election in Choctaw County will feature only one split precinct this year – District 5.

Residents of this district will be asked to vote, depending on their location, for the office of Constable … Read more

Jail Docket – 07/29/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 44 miscellaneous incident reports and 13 incident offense reports this week

7/16/15 Tregory Esters, b/m, 8/8/87, APD:  shoplifting, false identity information, susp D.L., & FTA/contempt… Read more

Sound off! – 07/29/15

Information from the Choctaw County Veterans Service Office
Serving those who served
By
Mark Bunn
SFC, USA (Retired)
Veterans Service Officer

I hope everyone had a great July 4, Independence Day and I hope everyone took a moment to remember … Read more

Voting is easy and all should participate

From press & staff reports

How often have you voted for your favorite sports team or television show? Don’t you think issues that usually affect your daily life deserve your vote, too?

For most voters in Choctaw County, the process … Read more

Obituaries – 07/29/15

Lille Mae Vaughn Carter
Funeral services for Lillie Mae Vaughn Carter, 86, were held at 11 a.m., July 25 at Mt. Salem U.M. Church in French Camp. Rev. Lyndon B. Geeter officiated. Burial followed in the Hemphill Cemetery in Ackerman.… Read more