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Bible Study   Mondays, 6:30 p.m., Attala County Library, Kosciusko. Evangelist Martha Jones will lead the Bible Study. AA Meetings Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous, East Louisville Baptist Church Choir Room, Louisville. Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Alcoholics Anonymous, Choctaw…

Local employer supports CWJC

Submitted by Deanie Graves   Veronica Taylor, owner of V’s Peace Love and Happy Faces in Eupora, is an avid supporter of Christian Women’s Job Corps located at Broken Wings Ministries in Ackerman. Ms. Taylor allowed two of her employees…

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 101 Miscellaneous Incident Reports and 19 Incident Offense reports. 1/5/17 Andrew Daniel Englebert, W/M, 3/17/76, CSO, Bench warrant/motor vehicle liability, & bench warrant/no\improp\expired 1/6/17 Gary Glade, B/M, 7/15/64, CSO, No D.L., & switched tag…

Four Supreme Court justices sworn in January 3

From press reports   New Supreme Court Justice Robert P. Chamberlin and incumbent Justices James W. Kitchens, James D. Maxwell II and Dawn H. Beam took the oath of office today in Jackson. “I’m looking very much forward to this.…

Board hesitant to agree to Southern Cross project

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer   The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors met with a representative for the Southern Cross transmission line project to discuss if the county will continue to pursue the project during the board’s first meeting…

Aldermen hold final meeting of 2016

From press and staff reports   The Ackerman Board of Aldermen addressed a zoning exception as well as approved the hiring and resignation of Ackerman Police Department personnel during its December 6 meeting at Ackerman Town Hall Boardroom. The board…

4-H offering cooking and crafts for youth

Submitted by Juli Hughes MSU Extension – Choctaw County   Would you like to learn cooking skills? Are you 8-18 years of age? If you answered yes, we invite you to join Cooking and Crafts 4-H Club!  The club meets…