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Calendar of Events

Please email your calendar of events, notices and public meetings to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com NARFE Meeting June 23, Doors open at 11 a.m. and lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. Hilton Garden Inn, Starkville. The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association…

911 Calls

May 20 3:29 a.m., Village R., Medical Call, EMS, CSO 8:43 a.m., Miller Rd., Medical Call, EMS 11:34 a.m., Hwy. 12, Disabled 18 Wheeler, CSO 1:30 p.m., S. Louisville St., Alarm, APD 2:20 p.m., Chester St., Welfare Check, APD 3:34…

Car Show 2016 is a success at PTMF

By Diane Pyron We had a good car show despite the threat of rain. We had 46 registered cars. We gave out 22-first place trophies, 13-second place trophies, and nine-third place trophies. Jack Huffman from Eupora was awarded the Don…

Choctaw County Legislators recognized

From Press Reports Senator Gary Jackson and Representative Joey Hood received an “A” on Empower Mississippi’s 2016 Education Report Card, which grades every member of the legislature on key school choice and education reform votes from the past legislative session.…

Douglas performs at Mt. Airy Homecoming

Submitted A good time was had by all at this years homecoming and memorial service at Mt. Airy Methodist Church Sunday, June 5. Mr. Benny Graves was the guest speaker. Mrs. Danita Oswalt Douglas provided the music. She sang two…

Billy Joe Box Fiddle Contest winners awarded

Mario Williams (adult division) and Emma McHann (junior division) won the Billy Joe Box Fiddle Contest at the Pine Tree Music Festival 2016 Saturday, June 4. Billy Joe Box for whom the contest is named after, died January 18, 2014.…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw county Sheriff’s dept filed 84 miscellaneous incident reports and 13 incident offense reports last week. 6/10/16 Cory Blackburn W/M 11/3/91 CSO Bench Warrant/Susp. D.L. 6/11/16 Jonathan Atkins W/M 3/23/89 CSO Willful Trespassing & Failure to Comply 6/12/16 Billy…

Two Weir residents killed in fatal crash

From Press Reports Three people were killed in a Thursday night June 16 crash on Highway 12 in Oktibbeha County. The Mississippi Highway Patrol says the one vehicle accident happened just east of Sturgis, about 8:40 p.m. Troopers say the…