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Go-Kart building skills on display

(left to right) Brady Clay and Travis Mize– first year Engineering students.

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(left to right) Brady Clay and Travis Mize– first year Engineering students.

(left to right) Brady Clay and Travis Mize– first year Engineering students.

The Choctaw County Career and Technology Center Robotics and Engineering class along with the Agriculture Power and Machinery Operations class are working on an integrated … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed one incident offense report and 39 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

1/29/14   Michael Jackson    W/M    3/4/69    CSO    MDOC Hold, Trespassing & Burglary Of A Dwelling… Read more

Locals graduate from MSU

Local students graduate from Mississippi State University during the fall term.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the … Read more

MSU Fall Honor Roll

Mississippi State University DEAN’S/PRESIDENT’s List for the 2013 fall semester for Choctaw County.

Students on the President’s List achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work … Read more

Board considers hospital study contract

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Moving forward with health care in Choctaw County, the Board of Supervisors met with the Horne Group to discuss what the county’s next step should be in finding another provider.… Read more

Supervisors hold executive session on possible litigation

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

County attorney advises that Choctaw County does have a legal contract with Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw.

District 5 Supervisor Eric Chambers questioned the hospital lease with Pioneer in the February 3 supervisor … Read more

Civil War – Letters about Choctaw County Men

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

This is the second of two letters shared in 1974 with the Plaindealer by Mrs. Laura Franks Crenshaw, about her uncle, Osborn Franks, Company I, 31st Mississippi Regiment, from Choctaw County.

August 4th, 1864 Your letter … Read more

Hospital to host ‘Heart to Heart’ program

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw will be hosting “Heart to Heart” with Dr. Barton Williams, cardiologist.

Dr. Williams will be speaking on heart health in the hospital dining room on February 17 at 11 A.M. The public is invited to … Read more