News

Jail Docket – 10/8/2014

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 23 incident offense reports and 81 miscellaneous incident reports for the last two weeks.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/8/2014

Food Drive for Batson Children’s Hospital

Regions Bank is partnering with Batson Children’s Hospital by participating in their Adopt-A-Floor program. This program helps families whose children are hospitalized for extended periods of time by providing pre-packaged food and snack items. … Read more

Lady Chargers clinch playoff spot

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

With its new offense picking up steam, the Choctaw County High School volleyball team picked up three wins last week, including a key region win over Aberdeen.

The 27-25, 25-22, 25-12 win over Aberdeen … Read more

Lady Panthers set for region title showdown

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The path to a region slow-pitch softball title is pretty simple for the Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy. If they beat visiting Ethel by 5 or more runs on Thursday they finish first … Read more

Obituaries – 10/8/2014

Rachel Perkins McBride
Sept. 29, 2014

Services for Rachel Perkins McBride, 45, of Mathiston were Oct. 2, 2014, at Mathiston First Baptist Church with the Revs. Willy Weddle and William Carpenter officiating. Burial was in Clarkson Cemetery.… Read more

Two injured in crash

A September 25 three-car crash resulted in two seriously injured including choctaw Sheriff Deputy Barry Jo Miller.

By Staff and Press Reports

A three-car crash on September 25 in Ackerman left two seriously injured including a Choctaw County Sheriff’s deputy.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says the 54-year-old Sheriff’s deputy, Barry Jo Miller was responding to a call … Read more

Jack-O-Lantern Jam details announced

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

Jack-O-Lantern Jam will take place on Saturday, October 25, beginning at 4 p.m. in downtown Ackerman at the walking track and the parking lot on Main Street in Ackerman.

To help make this event … Read more

Choctaw County Flea Market is set for October 4

By Staff and Press Reports

In 2012, the MSU Extension Service-Choctaw County started Turning the Tide on Poverty Project and eleven action teams were formed. A “Buy Local” action team was organized to promote buying locally to help the County’s … Read more

One to qualify for Ward 1 aldermen

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Only one person qualified for the vacant Ackerman Ward 1 aldermen seat.

John Shumaker will take office on October 7 at the next Board of Aldermen meeting. He will be sworn in before the … Read more