Virginia Carlisle’s 1997 “Ye Ole Scrapbook: A Portrait of Choctaw County Before the World Changed” is being made available for those interested in owning a copy of this extensive anthology written to preserve Choctaw County’s heritage. The book contains newspaper … Read more
By Bill Burrus
Always the most important football game in Mississippi each year, the Egg Bowl has moved into the national spotlight.
The unparalleled success of both Mississippi State and Ole Miss has made this rivalry one to … Read more
MSU looking for division title
By Chris Whitaker
Mississippi State’s best start in school history and first-ever No. 1 ranking took a blow with its 25-20 loss to Alabama on Nov. 15.
Despite the loss, though, the Bulldogs … Read more
COLUMBIA — Richard “Possum” Price is an Ole Miss Rebel, red and blue through and through. He was a lineman on two of the school’s three national championship football teams under iconic coach Johnny Vaught.
However, … Read more
French Camp Elementary
“How to cook a turkey?”
Mrs. Stanford’s Pre-K Class French Camp Elementary
RyAnn Bridges: I would go to the woods to kill a turkey. I would shoot the turkey in its hip. Then I will skin it. … Read more
The Choctaw Plaindealer will print a correction of any error published in the newspaper or online. … Read more
Ackerman Elementary Pre-K
What I’m thankful for…
Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s AES Pre-K Class
Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class has been busy this month learning about Native Americans, Pilgrims and the 1st Thanksgiving. They also discussed how … Read more
From press reports
The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Monday, December 1.… Read more
By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Ackerman Board of Aldermen hire a new police officer in the November 11 meeting.
Chief Kevin Stark introduced Jeremy Latham to the board and recommended to hire him as a police officer at … Read more
by Press Reports
1st class for state drug enforcement agency in more than a decade
Rankin County Judge Kent McDaniel swore in 28 graduates of a six-week drug enforcement class November 7th at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy … Read more