News

Correction

In the May 28, 2014 edition of the Choctaw Plaindealer in the article entitled “AES holds award ceremony, in the list of students for Mrs. Zirlott’s class, Lawson Stevens is supposed to be listed here.
The Choctaw Plaindealer tries to … Read more

Calendar of events

Billy Joe Box Fiddle Contest

June 7, 1 p.m.
The Billy Joe Box Fiddle Contest will be held during the Choctaw Co. Pine Tree Music Festival on June 7 at 1 p.m. Registration begins at noon, with a … Read more

Saturn: The Ringed Giant to be examined at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant!” This presentation will be given on Friday, June 13, 2014, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, director of … Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest to be held June 7

Pine Tree Music Fest

From press reports

Pine Tree Music FestChoctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest will held Saturday, June 7, in downtown Ackerman. Pine Tree Music Fest will feature a full day of fun activities and events for the entire family. Activities include a 5K Run/Walk, … Read more

Sups review hospital/nursing home proposals

Steven Flake of Watkins, Ward and Stafford (far left) explains the findings of the county’s latest audit to the Choctaw Co. Board of Supervisors during their special meeting on May 19. The board also reviewed proposals for replacement healthcare providers for the county hospital and nursing home during this meeting as well.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors made progressive steps in securing a new healthcare provider for the county’s hospital and nursing home after a presentation of proposals took place during a special meeting on … Read more

AES holds award ceremony

AES Pre-K students sung “My Country ‘Ts of Thee” during the school’s Pre-K/Kindergarten Ceremony held on May 20 in the gymnasium. Awards and certificates were rewarded to each of the students by teachers of the classes.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Ackerman Elementary School held their Pre-K/Kindergarten Awards Ceremony for the 2013-2014 school year on May 20 in the school’s gymnasium.
This year’s program began with a video presentation of the students throughout the year, … Read more