News

In our community – 10/21/15

THAT’S LIFE

By Ruth Nowlin

48 hours
“Once upon a time …” Isn’t that the way good fairy tales began? Fairy tale this is not, but is was “once upon a time.”

Our story begins on a late Friday afternoon … Read more

Jail docket – 10/21/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed  58 miscellaneous incident reports and 12 incident offense reports last week.

10/8/15 Brittany Halloway W/F 3/24/91 CSO DHS incarceration order… Read more

Sports schedules – 10/21/15

THURS, OCT. 22
Prep Football
7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
Prep Volleyball
TBA — Second Round of MHSAA Playoffs
Junior College Football… Read more

Holmes takes North Division win over Coahoma, 34-17

From school reports

Holmes Community College freshman running back Matt Fuller punished the Coahoma Community College Tigers last Thursday night in Clarksdale rushing for 180 yards and two touchdowns as the Bulldogs won 34-17.

With the win, the Bulldogs moved … Read more

Obituaries – 10/21/15

Mrs. Mattie Jane Miller
October 8, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Mattie Jane Miller, 79, were held at First Unity United Methodist Church in Weir Saturday, October 17, 2017 at 11 a.m. Rev. Milton Coffee officiated. Burial was at Hopewell … Read more

Legals – 10/21/15

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE NOTICE

WHEREAS, on or about the 4th day of August, 2006, Kimredell Dotson and Zandra Dotson executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust unto L. Scott Pickle, Trustee, Merchants & Farmers Bank, for which Renasant Bank … Read more

County law enforcement requests raises

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County Sherriff, Cloyd Halford came before the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors in the Boardroom of The Choctaw County Courthouse at 9:00 a.m. October 5, 2015 to ask the supervisors to consider raising … Read more

Police officer visit

AES police

Officer James Brooks, a 10 year veteran officer serving the citizens of Choctaw County, made a special visit to Mrs Ables First Grade Class.… Read more

Bowman named director of Enterprise

Bowman

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

ACKERMAN — Lara Bowman has been selected as director of The Enterprise, an economic development arm of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster counties.

Newspaper staff discussed with her about her role and the purpose of … Read more