Turkey and Tinsel set for November 12 in Choctaw County

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce invites the public to attend Turkey and Tinsel on Thursday, November 12. Sixteen businesses throughout Choctaw County will be participating in Turkey and Tinsel this year. This event is … Read more

Supervisors close out October business

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

BFAC notification system discussion topped Choctaw County Supervisors board discussions Friday, October 30.

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors met Oct. 30 at 9 a.m. in the boardroom at the Choctaw County Courthouse. All … Read more

Enterprise job fair well attended

Participants receiving information about the National Guard.

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

If you needed a job, the Ackerman Community Center was the place to be last Thursday, October 29; from 9 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The Enterprise of Mississippi hosted the Governor’s Job Fair. Employers … Read more

The Men From Mathiston Who Served part 3

Grady Breland

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This is the last of a three part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are on the new war memorial in Mathiston.

The Mathiston Veterans Memorial, located between the town’s park … Read more

Computer class a success

In 2012, MSU Extension – Choctaw County began Turning the Tide on Poverty project.

One of the recommendations from county residents was to teach computer skills classes to anyone in the county who wanted to learn more about computers.… Read more