Threadgill receives Board of Supervisors’ Scholarship

By Chuck Bailey

The Choctaw Plaindealer

Lauren Threadgill, a 2016 graduate of Choctaw County High School, graciously received a scholarship for $500 dollars from the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors at their regularly scheduled meeting Monday, June 20, 2016.

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French Camp begins the day with Prayer

From Town and Staff Reports

French Camp hosted the National Day of Prayer, Thursday, May 5, 2016 with a service that started at 7:15 a.m. in front of City Hall with over 50 participants. After Mayor Barlow welcomed everyone. Bro. … Read more

CCS&WCD invites MACD Scholarship Applications

By Judy Briggs

District Coordinator

The Choctaw County Soil & Water Conservation District (CCS&WCD), a member of the Mississippi Association of Conservation Districts (MACD); announces its annual call for applications for four scholarships to be awarded in January 2017.

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Calendar of Events

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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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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.… Read more

More scenes from PTMF 2016


Chuck Bailey/Staff On a hot Summer day, homemade ice cream was a welcome treat


Photo By Amanda McBride Big Joe Shelton and the Black Prairie Blues Ambassadors lead off the festival Friday Night after a slight rain delay

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