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Pictured front row (left to right) Ozaria Landfair, first place in the Pearlette memory book; Kiara Hardy, second place in the Amicette memory book. … Read more

Panthers suffer two close losses over weekend

FCA's Isaiah Miller (23) drives toward the basket against the Tigers of EHS.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Ethel High School nailed a late basket to take a 45-43 win over visiting French Camp Academy on Friday, before losing to Sebastopol 59-53 in another close one Saturday night.

French Camp led 34-25 after … Read more



New Director of Nursing Named at Choctaw Regional Medical Center
Debbie Davis, CFNP, PNP, joined the hospital’s team of providers August 3, 2015 and accepted the Director of Nursing position at Choctaw Regional Medical Center last week. … Read more

Student and teachers honored


The Student Government Association at Choctaw County High School is working along with faculty and school administrators to select one student and one teacher each month to be recognized as Student and Teacher of the month. Selection is based on … Read more

GCS wins first place in MCMS competition

Pictured front row (left to right) Whitney Palmer, Brooke Gillis, Aryonna Johnson, and Haley McHenry. Back row (left to right) Daniel Halfacre, Lukas Borntrager, Eric Humphries, Zach Boyles and Devin Chen.

From School Reports

Congratulations to the Grace Christian School students that participated in the Mississippi College Mathematics and Science competition Thursday, February 4.

Our quiz bowl team consisting of Lukas Borntrager, Devin Chen, Eric Humphries and Aryonna Johnson brought home … Read more

Sonny’s makes great BBQ places list

Sonny’s Smokehouse

By Daniella DiRienzo

Barbecue may not have been invented in Mississippi, but it sure was perfected here. Whether you’re in the state’s Northern Hills region, on the Gulf Coast, or anywhere in between, delicious barbecue is never too far … Read more

News of Yesteryear – 02/10/2016

This monument commemorates former French Camp Chief of Police, Anthony Lucas, at the flag pole in front of the French Camp Town Hall

11 years ago

From the files of the February 9, 2005, Choctaw Plaindealer

Slain officer honored, remembered
By Joseph McCain
Flags were flying at half-mast and heads were bowed on Monday as the community said goodbye to a local police … Read more

Coal donations to help children


Mike Thomas representative for Mississippi Lignite Mining, North American Coal and the Red Hills Mine; recently donated $3000 dollars to the resource center and the five area school libraries in Choctaw County; … Read more