Woods apparently headed to Eupora High School

By Robbie Faulk

Special to the Plaindealer

Before legendary coach Ricky Woods ever won a state championship, his early years began with a successful stint at Eupora High School.

With eight championship rings now on his fingers, Woods is heading Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 91 Miscellaneous Incident reports and 13 Incident Offense reports this week.

11/11/16 C.B. Shumaker, B/M, 5/23/61, APD, disorderly conduct

11/12/16 Michael Miller, B/M, 01/19/56, CSO, bench warrant/MVL, bench warrant/Susp. D.L., bench warrant/DUI 1st refusal, Read more

Holiday Open House scheduled for Dec. 8

Submitted by Juli Hughes

MSU Extension – Choctaw County

The public is invited to attend our annual Holiday Open House & Santa will be held Thursday, December 8 from 2:30 until 6:00pm at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. 

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Jimmy G.

‘Pete’ Long

Nov. 17, 2016

Services for Jimmy G. “Pete” Long, 57, of Ackerman were Nov. 19, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Danny Irvin officiating. Burial was in Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Weir.Read more

Veteran’s Day ceremony held at CCHS

By Daniel Brunty

The Choctaw Plaindealer

This year’s recognition of Veteran’s Day was special for the residents of Choctaw County as The Choctaw County High School and VFW Post 5569 in Ackerman partnered for this year’s Veterans Day ceremony, which Read more

Supreme Court position up for grabs in runoff election

From press & staff reports

Following the results of one of the most contentious presidential elections in U.S. history, two top candidates in a local judicial race will face one another in a Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Runoff Election.

This Read more

It’s not too late

From press reports

The “United We Feed” 3-week food drive sponsored by the United Way of North Mississippi is in its last week. If you were planning to donate and for some reasons thought it was too late, I have … Read more