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Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 102 miscellaneous incident reports and six incident offense reports last week.… Read more

MayFest in the Park upcoming

From the Civic League of Mathiston

Come help the Civic League of Mathiston celebrate Mathiston’s 125th birthday on the weekend of May 30/31.
Many fun activities will be going on. Friday night, we will have a gospel singing, hamburger/hotdog plates … Read more

Panthers receive championship rings

FCA PE Department was presented a $1,000 check from Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Mississippi for being a winning school in the “Text and Win” contest that was held the week of the championship game.
The award was presented to Coach Nathan Wright, PE teacher Kevin Sorensen and Principal Rusty McKnight by Blue Cross representative Meredith Virden, Manager of Corporate Communications.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

It was a historic day on the French Camp Academy campus during a special chapel held to present the 2013 French Camp Academy Panthers Football Team with their state championship rings.

Many who have … Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest t-shirt go on sale

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Order your Pine Tree Music Fest t-shirt now until May 1 for $12. Don’t miss out on the first ever Pine Tree Music Fest and t-shirt.

From staff reports

The Chamber of Commerce Pine Tree Music Fest Committee is proud to reveal the 2014 t-shirt design.

Pine Tree Music Fest will be held Saturday, June 7, in downtown Ackerman. This will be the first ever Pine … Read more

Local MSU senior wins at ASID Career Day

By Press Reports

Mississippi State interior design majors are winners of more than half the 2014 awards presented in regional American Society of Interior Designers competition.

Of 41 total honors presented recently at… Read more

County to share in federal forest funds

From press reports

WASHINGTON – Nearly three dozen Mississippi counties will benefit from $5.3 million in Secure Rural Schools funding being released by the U.S. Forest Service, according to U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.).

The funding, authorized by the Secure … Read more

CCHS announces STAR student and teachers

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Sunja Douglas and Caden Teer

By Press Reports

Caden Teer, son of Terry and Tina Teer, has been named the Choctaw County High School’s STAR (Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition) Student for the 2013-2014 school year by … Read more