Local employer supports CWJC

Submitted by Deanie Graves


Veronica Taylor, owner of V’s Peace Love and Happy Faces in Eupora, is an avid supporter of Christian Women’s Job Corps located at Broken Wings Ministries in Ackerman. Ms. Taylor allowed two of her employees Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 101 Miscellaneous Incident Reports and 19 Incident Offense reports.

1/5/17 Andrew Daniel Englebert, W/M, 3/17/76, CSO, Bench warrant/motor vehicle liability, & bench warrant/no\improp\expired

1/6/17 Gary Glade, B/M, 7/15/64, CSO, No D.L., & switched tagRead more

Four Supreme Court justices sworn in January 3

From press reports


New Supreme Court Justice Robert P. Chamberlin and incumbent Justices James W. Kitchens, James D. Maxwell II and Dawn H. Beam took the oath of office today in Jackson.

“I’m looking very much forward to this. Read more

Board hesitant to agree to Southern Cross project

By Daniel Brunty

The Choctaw Plaindealer


The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors met with a representative for the Southern Cross transmission line project to discuss if the county will continue to pursue the project during the board’s first meeting Read more

Aldermen hold final meeting of 2016

From press and staff reports


The Ackerman Board of Aldermen addressed a zoning exception as well as approved the hiring and resignation of Ackerman Police Department personnel during its December 6 meeting at Ackerman Town Hall Boardroom.

The board Read more

4-H offering cooking and crafts for youth

Submitted by Juli Hughes

MSU Extension – Choctaw County


Would you like to learn cooking skills? Are you 8-18 years of age?

If you answered yes, we invite you to join Cooking and Crafts 4-H Club!  The club meets Read more

CMC of Weir hosts open house Jan. 19



Choctaw Regional Medical Center and Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will host an Open House for the Choctaw Medical Clinic of Weir on Thursday, January 19th from 3-6 p.m.  CMed Avent 3

Refreshments will be provided, tours of the clinic will Read more

Choctaw County 2016: Year in Review

As Choctaw County moves into 2017, it looks to continue its progression to improve the quality of life for its residents.

Many changes took place over 2016 in the county, including a new look Board of Supervisors, a new face Read more

Calendar of Events

Bible Study  

Mondays, 6:30 p.m., Attala County Library, Kosciusko. Evangelist Martha Jones will lead the Bible Study.

AA Meetings

Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous, East Louisville Baptist Church Choir Room, Louisville.

Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous, Choctaw County Read more