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Sports Schedules – 03/11/2015

WED, MARCH 11
Prep Basketball
At Mississippi Coliseum
10:00 AM — GIRLS (Game 31G)— Class 2A semifinals: East Webster vs. Newton
12:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 32G) — Class 2A semifinals: Winner Game 15G vs. Winner Game 16G
2:00 PM … Read more

Civil War – Black soldiers in the Civil War

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On March 13, 1865, Confederate President Jefferson Davis signed a bill into law approving the use of black soldiers in the Confederate Army. In 1863, there were state militias of freed black men offered for Confederate … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/11/2015

Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting March 17
The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce invites the public to attend the Annual Meeting on March 17 at 5:30 pm at the Community Center in Ackerman. At the meeting, Chamber board members will … Read more

Obituaries – 03/11/2015

Mr. Charlie Wayne McKnight
March 2, 2015
Funeral services for Mr. Charlie Wayne McKnight, 75, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on March 6, 2015 at 2 p.m. Rev. Michael Mann and Rev. Jerry Lawson officiated. Burial at … Read more

Legals – 03/11/2015

Substitute Trustee’s Notice of Sale
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
COUNTY OF Choctaw
WHEREAS, on the 5th day of May, 2010 and acknowledged on the 5th day of May, 2010, John Doyle and Suzanne Doyle, husband and wife, executed and delivered a … Read more

Supervisors reach agreement in lawsuit and county insurance

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held a brief meeting on Feb. 24 before discussing upcoming litigation involving Quantum Power, as well as discussed the upcoming renewal of the county’s insurance.

At the beginning … Read more