Civil War – Columbia and Charleston, S. C. taken by Sherman

Sherman’s burning of Columbia

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The New York Times February 18, 1865 edition proclaimed “GLORIOUS NEWS; Triumphant March of Gen. Sherman. Columbia, S.C., Occupied on Friday Morning. Beauregard’s Forces Retreat as Our Troops Enter the Town. Large Quantities of Medical Stores … Read more

District reading fair held

Brantley Denson, Brennan McGlothin

On Friday, January 9, 2015, the District Reading Fair was held at Weir Elementary School. The 1st place winners from Weir, French Camp and Ackerman Elementary Schools were the students to advance to the District Level. The following winners from … Read more

Calling all former Star Students and Star Teachers

JACKSON, Miss. – Over the past 49 years, more than 10,000 of Mississippi’s top high school seniors have been honored by the M. B. Swayze Foundation Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program.

In celebration the 50th Anniversary of the STAR … Read more

In Our Community – 2/18/2015

God’s Love
Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a box of Godiva chocolates it good to the one who behold it. Thank you heavenly Father for all the goodness you give to all of us. I will forever praise … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/18/15

6th Annual Awards and Recognition Luncheon
Feb. 21
The Choctaw County High School Alumni Association is proud to announce the 6th Annual Awards and Recognition Luncheon that will be held on Saturday, February 21 at 1 PM at Choctaw County … Read more

CCHS looking to advance to play-in round

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High school boys and girls basketball teams went into this week’s Region 5-3A Tournament being held in Raleigh hoping to take a sweep over Philadelphia High School for the second time in … Read more