Lady Bulldogs pull first-round upset over East Central

From School reports
Sophomores Laricka Morgan and Kawaii Perry each poured in 21 points last Wedneight night in the NJCAA Region XXIII Tournament to help the Lady Bulldogs defeated the MACJC State Champion Lady Warriors of East Central, 77-75.… Read more

Ribbon Cutting set for Alfa Insurance Agency

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

It’s time for a ribbon cutting! Join Alfa Insurance with Dakota Brasher-Agent and the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, March 11, 2016 for a ribbon cutting and grand opening. Alfa … Read more

Marketing to Grow your Business Tuesday, March 22

Technology has effected marketing a lot; the marketing mix and tactics are changing rapidly. Goodbye to the yellow pages, hello Facebook. Goodbye to public relations, hello Social Media. Goodbye Advertising, hello Content Marketing. However, the fundamentals still apply. Please join … Read more

News of Yesteryear – 03/09/2016

Sixty-Five years ago this week–From the files of the March 9, 1951, Choctaw Plaindealer

Proceedings of Circuit Court, February Term

Hon. Henry L. Rodgers, Circuit Judge, presiding; Hon. John E. Aldredge, District Attorney.

State v. Carl McCulloch, Driving While License … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/09/2016

Fern Sale
Mar. 9 is the order deadline. Delivery March 22. This fundraiser supports the Culinary Program at Choctaw County Career & Technology Center. Details: CCCTC-285-4152 OR Glennis Wood-285-6880/722-1325.… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/09/2016

Freedom of Speech and Press

Let me express my appreciation to you and staff for a job well done.

It seems to me the paper is doing a real good job of keeping us readers informed of local events and … Read more

Legals – 03/09/2016


Sealed bids will be received by the Choctaw County School District, Ackerman, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on March 10th, 2016 for the right … Read more

Obituaries – 03/09/2016

Mrs. Charlotte Newlin May
March 1, 2016
Funeral services for Mrs. Charlotte Newlin May 68, were held at New Haven Baptist Church in Weir at 2:00 p.m., Friday march 4, 2016. Rev. Tommy Allen and Rev. Jimmy Ballard officiated. Burial … Read more