Family atmosphere permeates CCHSAA Luncheon Crowd

The Northern Choctaw County Singing Convention Choir performed at the 6th Annual CCHSAA Awards and Recognition Luncheon on Feb. 21.

From Press Reports

As hundreds gathered to celebrate the 6th Annual CCHSAA Awards and Recognition Luncheon, the festive mood of the crowd was described by CCHSAA President, Dr. I.D. Thompson, “This feels like a family reunion.” Indeed, there were an … Read more

CCHS Lady Chargers counting on youth this season

2015 CCHS Lady Chargers

By Ryan Satcher
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County softball team may be young but it should be very talented and athletic this season.

“We’re young,” said Choctaw County coach Mike Brown. “We don’t have any juniors or seniors but I … Read more

Jail Docket – 03/04/2015

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 37 miscellaneous incident offense reports and 8 incident offense reports this week.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/04/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

“How Strong is Your Vocabulary?” is a 10-word quiz on the Merriam-Webster website.

The user has 10 seconds to answer each question. The faster the correct answer is given, the … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/04/2015

Ladies Conference
March 6, 5:30 p.m.
Providence Baptist Church’s 9th Annual Ladies’ Conference will be held on Friday evening March 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Our program will feature Karen Peck and New River, a 3-time … Read more

Civil War – Creation of the Freedmen’s Bureau

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On March 3, 1865, a bill known as “The Bureau of Refugees, Freemen, and Abandoned Lands” was signed into law by President Lincoln. Commonly called the Freedmen’s Bureau, this act created a commission, “ established in … Read more