News

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed a total of 70 miscellaneous incident reports and incident offense reports last week.

8/19/16 Michael Cork B/M 7/22/88 CSO Bench Warrant/No Insurance, Bench Warrant/Improper Window Tint, Bench Warrant/No D.L., NISI Warrant/Failure to Yield to … Read more

Pittman Graduates

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Krystal Pittman of Ackerman, recently graduated from the cosmetology program at Vaughan’s Beauty College in Aberdeen. Mrs. Pittman is now qualified to take her state board exam. While attending Vaughn’s, Krystal received certificates for outstanding achievement in hair design, … Read more

MS Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

From August 19 through September 5, 2016, law enforcement nationwide will be joining the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the high-visibility Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over crackdown campaign.

In Mississippi

In 2015, 677 people were killed in … Read more

In our community

God’s Love
By Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a white ginger flower blooming, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Thank you Heavenly Father for all your lovely flowers in nature. I will forever praise your … Read more

Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CHOCTAW COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
JOHNNY ANDERSON, AND PLAINTIFF
IRMA ANDSERON

VERSUS CAUSE NO. 2016-0084

JOHN D. BIBB, ETAL DEFENDANTS

SUMMONS
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
COUNTY OF CHOCTAW

TO:

1. John D. Bibb, an adult non resident of … Read more

Plaindealer closed Labor Day

In observance of the Labor Day Holiday, the Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Monday, September 5.

The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, September 6.

Deadline for the upcoming Wednesday, September 7 edition of the Choctaw Plaindealer will … Read more

Weir Elementary receives award from 4-County Foundation

By Brad Barr
4-County Electric Power Association

Students and faculty at Weir Elementary School got an early Christmas present last week from the 4-County Foundation. The school received a check for $8,100 dollars to be used in the purchase of … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Some Vaughan’s Vocabulary readers have remarked that they like the table technique of learning advanced words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need five columns and 21 … Read more

Ribbon Cutting held for Murphy Funeral Home

By Amanda McBride
Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting for Murphy Funeral Home Friday, August 26, 2016. Murphy Funeral Home is located at 4680 MS Hwy. 12, Weir. Approximately 50 people … Read more

MHP prepare for 2016 Labor Day Holiday Weekend

Press Release

The Labor Day weekend will mark the last official holiday of the summer. MHP predicts it to be a busy weekend for travel.

Many will attempt to squeeze in one last vacation by making a trip to the … Read more