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Library, genealogy room a success

By Margie Gilmer   THANK YOU TO THE PEOPLE OF CHOCTAW COUNTY AND THE COUNTY SUPERVISORS – First, thanks to the County Supervisors for your financial support of the Choctaw County Public Library. Many people are surprised to know that…

Gibson Family Scholarship assists area students at HCC

From Press Reports   The Hugh Gibson Family Scholarship continues to assist Webster and Choctaw County students secure a college education at Holmes Community College. Since 1992, the Gibson Family Scholarship has been granted to a Webster or Choctaw County…

Calendar of Events

Town Meeting with Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley Aug. 22 Northern Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a community meeting on Thursday, August 22 at 6 p.m. at the Choctaw County Courthouse.  If you are unable to receive or…

Choctaw Steelers begin Little League play

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer   After another successful year completed, the Choctaw County Steelers Little League football team began their 2013 Little League Football season this past Saturday at Dale Davidson Field. With its popularity steadily increasing in…

Snack donations needed for Adopt-a-Floor Batson program

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce   Choctaw County resident April Jones is organizing and leading a drive to collect individual pre-packaged snacks for the Blair E. Batson Children’s Hospital. Jones is looking for participation in the “Adopt-a-Floor” program to…

4-H Shooting Sports volunteers needed

Choctaw County 4-H is looking for adult volunteers who carry an interest in shooting sports and a genuine interest in working with youth to consider becoming a 4-H certified shooting sports instructor. By doing this, we are protecting our youth…

Lady Panthers looking for first win of the season

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team opened its 2013 season with a pair of losses in the Kosciusko Lady Whippet Classic last Saturday. The Lady Panthers lost to host Kosciusko 8-0 and…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Dept. filed five incident offense reports and 30 miscellaneous incidents last week. 8/12/13   Benjamin Tibbetts   W/M   10/3/69   CSO    Transferred For Work Program 8/12/13  Shalarrean Murphy    B/F    6/2/87    APD     Susp. D.L., No Insurance, Disorderly Conduct, No Seat Belt…

Mustangs take 1st place

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MS Mustangs 7U team traveled to Winona on August 3 and took 1st place in the 82 Challenge Tournament. They would like to thank the following sponsors who made it possible: Fondren Logging, Synergetics, Cowbell’s, Quantum Choctaw Power, Coleman Funeral…