AARP Smart Driver Course coming to Chamber

From Staff Reports

The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Smart Driver Course will be taught from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24 at the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce Office in the J.P Coleman Building at 55 … Read more

Ladies Conference set

Providence Baptist Church in Ackerman will hold its 10th Annual Ladies Conference on Friday night, April 1st at 5:30 p.m. in the family life center.… Read more

CCHS Chargers pick up two baseball victories

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Chargers of Choctaw County High School improved their baseball record to 4-5 on the season with a pair of wins last week.

Dillon Jones picked up the win on the mound … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Dept filed 25 incident offense reports and 47 miscellaneous incident reports in the last two weeks.… Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/16/2016

State can’t afford Reeves’ tax cuts

Tate Reeves’ crystal ball must have a rosy tint to it. It certainly seems unrealistic and imprudent, based on Mississippi’s recent economic trends, for the lieutenant governor to be pushing this year for a … Read more

Obituaries – 03/16/2016

Ralph Edward Alderman, Jr.
March 8, 2016
The family of Ralph Edward Alderman Jr., 54, of Robinsonville will hold a private memorial service at a later date.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Curry Leon Medders

Mr. Curry Leon Medders, 73, of Grenada, passed away Friday, March 11, 2016 at his residence. He was born September 21, 1942 in Choctaw County to Raymond and Avanell Dean Medders. He was a retired truck driver and enjoyed woodworking … Read more

Baber sworn in as Alderperson

Chuck Bailey/Staff
Baber being sworn in by Judge Stephenson

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Felecia Miller-Baber was sworn in as Alderperson Tuesday, March 1, 2016. In a ceremony held before a packed house in the Boardroom of the Ackerman City Hall.… Read more