Kids’ Fishing Rodeo slated for April 11 at Choctaw Lake

Photo by Donna McKay
The fish will be biting on April 11 at Choctaw Lake for the annual Kids’ Fishing Rodeo. Last year, 200 kids plus their parents enjoyed the fishing rodeo. Make plans to come out this year!

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce, K&M Portables, LLC, Choctaw County Farm Bureau Insurance, Crowson Auto World of Louisville, U.S. Forest Service and the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks are partnering together … Read more

New reporter ready to cover Choctaw County


Hello, Choctaw County and readers of the Choctaw Plaindealer, the last edition introduced me very well as the new Office Manager and Reporter for our local newspaper.

I have had the privilege to meet new faces since being welcomed back … Read more

In Our Community – 04/01/2015

Break into Spring
Lisa Harris

Spring break has come and gone. I felt like I was in the Tropical Rain Forest except that it did not feel tropical. It felt rainy though, so that was the equivalent of an exotic … Read more

The importance of respect

from Ethen Gillespie

I used to love to hear the comedian Rodney Dangerfield say “I tell ya, I get no respect.” After hearing that line, I knew that some hilarious story was about to follow. He made a career out … Read more

House of Representatives works through to deadlines

Submitted by Rep. Joey Hood.

This week, conference members were assigned to bills which the Senate and House members did not agree or “concur” with changes that the other chamber made to a bill. Conferees from the House and Senate … Read more

CCHS Lady Chargers pick up two victories

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Lady Chargers split a pair of region contests last week, but won two of three fast-pitch softball games overall to improve to 5-3 on the season.

CCHS opened the week with a 6-5 win … Read more