Obituary – Mr. Charlie Hunt, Jr

Ackerman, MS

Charlie Hunt, Jr., 86, a supervisor for Wonder Bread Company, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at the Golden Living Nursing Center in Eupora, MS.

Mr. Hunt was born September 2, 1929 in Choctaw County. He was a … Read more

Obituaries – 01/27/2016

Earnestine Stevenson Haste
Jan. 14, 2016
Memorial services for Earnestine Stevenson Haste, 83, of Ackerman were Jan. 21, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Roger Griffith officiating.
She was born Nov. 15, 1932, in Choctaw County. … Read more

Legals – 01/27/2016


WHEREAS, on or about the 4th day of March, 2005, Marilyn Devine executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust unto John M. Sumner, Trustee, Renasant Bank, beneficiary, to … Read more

Ackerman Alderman set special election

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Alderman met on January 5 and began the session by planning a special election. The election is to fill the vacant post left by Ward 1 Alderman John Shumaker, who … Read more

Donations appear on 4-County bills

From Press Reports

4-County members will notice a year-end figure on their upcoming bills detailing their total contributions to the co-op’s Foundation.

“Total Roundup Contribution for 2015” will appear near the top of the bill. Most members averaged about $5.50 … Read more

Nursing receives national award


From press reports

Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center’s Safe and Sound Initiative has been selected to receive a national award. The Lynn Phillippi Advocacy for Older Adults Award for 2016 is awarded to only one project or program annually nationwide … Read more

CCHS receives ExxonMobil $500 Grant

(From Left to Right) Penny Brasher, Cagle's Corner; Shane Burton, CCHS Principal; Jo Johnson, Johnson's Oil Company

From School Reports

Choctaw County High School received a $500 dollar grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program to support the school. Johnson’s Oil Company, GOC Ltd, and Cagle’s Corner worked with school officials to secure the grant. The grants … Read more