Presley requests PSC look into military discount

From press reports

Members of the Armed Forces who are deployed overseas may soon see a break back home on their power and gas bills if the Public Service Commission adopts a program proposed by PSC Chairman Brandon Presley today.Read more

Calendar of Events

Bluegrass concert Dec. 17

Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers will be in concert on Saturday, Dec. 17th at 7 p.m. at the Ellis Theater in downtown Philadelphia. This Bluegrass concert will be filmed for a video to be included Read more

BlackHawk Truck Stop “officially open” for business   

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting for BlackHawk Truck Stop on Monday, December 12, 2016.  BlackHawk Truck Stop is located at 4839 Highway 9, Ackerman. Approximately 20 community leaders and residents Read more

CRMC and CNRC welcomes new nursing home administrator

Submitted by Brooke Eaves

Director of Rehab CRMC/CNRC

On Monday, December 5, 2016, the Choctaw Regional Medical Center and Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center welcomed Leigh Ann Cobb as the new Nursing Home Administrator.CNRC welcomes new  (4)

Leigh Ann joins the CNRC team Read more

Holiday Open House spreads holiday cheer

From press & staff reports


The MSU Extension-Choctaw County, Choctaw County Library and Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce welcomed all to its Holiday Open House & Santa event held at the Choctaw County Library Dec. 8.Holiday OH1-1

A large crowd Read more

Tree seedling order deadline Dec. 9

From press reports

The Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District is currently taking orders for trees to be distributed in 2016.  Orders for seedlings must be placed before Thursday, December 9, 2016. The tree seedlings will be delivered in Read more

Choctaw County Career and Technology Center is awarded grant

Submitted by Sandi Muirhead

Choctaw County Career & Technology Center

Choctaw County Career and Technology Center has been awarded a Nontraditional Grant for the 2016-2017 school year. Each year the Mississippi Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education Read more