News

County buys 4-County building

Chuck Bailey/Staff
Former 4-County Building, now Choctaw County Building, with drive thru and storage in the back

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Supervisors approved a motion by District 3 Supervisor, Chris McIntire, to purchase the 4-County buildings and land at 401 West Main Street in Ackerman for $225,000 dollars payable out of fund 14(in lieu fund) … Read more

Lady Chargers looking to bounce back this week

Choctaw County's  Caden Miles (19) with the side into 3rd against Booneville in the 2016 12th Annual North MS. High School Softball Challenge  (Photo By Chris Butler)

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School fast-pitch softball team suffered its first two losses of the season on Sunday, dropping a 12-6 decision to Brighton (Tenn.) and a 6-5 setback to host Booneville

The 5-2 Lady … Read more

Marszalek Lecture Series set for today

From press reports

The 14th annual John F. and Jeanne A. Marszalek Library Fund & Lecture Series will be held at Mississippi State University Wednesday, March 23 at 2:30 p.m. in Mitchell Memorial Library’s John Grisham Room. The lecture is … Read more

Sports Schedule – 03/23/2016

THUR, MARCH 24
Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Noxapater at French Camp
6 p.m. — Winston at Leake
6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Nanih Waiya
6:30 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster… Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/23/2016

NARFE Meeting
Mar. 24, 11 a.m., Hilton Garden Inn, Starkville. The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association (NARFE). This month’s guest speaker is Dr. Jeffrey W. Harris, with the MSU Extension/Research Apiculturist.  He will be speaking on the status … Read more

News of Yesteryear – 03/23/2016

Ten years ago this week–From the files of the March 15, 2006, Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County Junior Miss 2007 is full steam ahead

Preparations for the Choctaw County Junior Miss Program are underway.

The Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman sponsors … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/23/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

On these spring evenings, my wife and I have been enjoying baseball in crowds of other lovers of America’s favorite pastime. … Read more