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911 Calls

July 27 10:54 a.m., Penderville Rd., CSO July 28 8:20 a.m., Hwy. 15, Vehicle Unlock, APD 1:52 p.m., Hwys. 12 & 15, Disabled Log Truck, APD, CSO 4:09 p.m., Enon Rd., Medical Call, EMS 7:04 p.m., Fentress-Panhandle Rd., SO Disturbance,…

News of Yesteryear

Sixty-five years ago this week–From the files of the August 10, 1951 Choctaw Plaindealer. Short Ballot For Second Primary The weather in Choctaw on Tuesday, August 7, was hot and clear, causing a record turn-out of voters. The result was…

Magyar signs book deal

From Press Reports Elevation Book Publishing signs Anthony Magyar of Ackerman and Jason Sibley of Vicksburg as the debut novelist of a suspense novel, Dare Ya!, due to release December 2016. Dare Ya!, the suspense novel, will keep you on…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary This week’s column is pertaining to the truism that vocabulary gets results, the third reason discussed in the article Top 3 Reasons to Improve Your Vocabulary, published on the Litemind…

Calendar of Events

Please email your calendar of events, notices and public meetings to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com Meet the Chargers Aug. 11, 6:00 p.m., The Pavilion, Main St., Downtown Ackerman. Meet the junior high and varsity football teams, JH and varsity cheerleaders, volleyball team and…

Zeta Phi Betas attend conferences

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Youth Auxiliary attends regional conference Submitted The Youth Auxiliaries of Rho Nu Zeta Chapter attended the 87th South Central Region Leadership Conference in Tupelo, June 16th-18th, 2016.  The conference was very informative with workshops in the…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 08/03/2016

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Eight youth compete at MSU

By Juli Hughes Choctaw County Coordinator Family & Consumer Science, 4-H MSU Extension Service Choctaw County 4-H is proud of our eight 4-H’ers who competed June 1-3 at 4-H Club Congress at MSU. Hundreds of youth from all over the…