Sports

Chargers to open 2013 season at FCA

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The first ever football schedule for the Choctaw County High School Chargers is a combination of the first six games off of the proposed 2013 schedule for Ackerman High School and the last … Read more

Choctaw County fans help turn Omaha maroon

Photo from Glen Barlow

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

After driving 13 hours to get to Omaha on Sunday, Fifth Circuit Court Judge Joey Loper of Ackerman had to do a double take.

“Everywhere I looked it was maroon and white,” He … Read more

Choctaw County High School to play in Region 5-3A

Untitled-1

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

After weeks of waiting, newly consolidated Choctaw County High School finally knows what region its athletics teams will compete in for the next two seasons.

Last Thursday the MHSAA announced that CCHS would … Read more

Cody McKee signs with Blue Mountain College

Cody McKee of East Webster High School, seated, recently signed to play baseball for Blue Mountain College. Pictured are, from left, BMC coach Curt Fowler, East Webster coach Wes Johnson, East Webster athletic director Doug Wilson, and Cody’s parents, Heather and Patrick McKee.  (Photo courtesy Beth Hendrix/EWHS).

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Cody McKee has a lot of numbers by his name. But it’s not his height, weight, or batting average that made the difference when Blue Mountain College head baseball coach Curt Fowler decided … Read more

Beals likes what he sees from Chargers

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Choctaw County High School basketball team hasn’t played an official game and won’t for more than four months, but head coach Gary Beals already likes what he sees from his Chargers.

The … Read more

Baseball camp

Untitled-1

Future baseball stars had one-on-one help from current and recent baseball stars.

Boys attending Dakota Brasher’s Baseball Camp, June 10-12, at the Tom Glasgow Park in Ackerman, learned helpful hints on fielding, hitting, base running and sliding. They learned this … Read more

Chargers approved as new mascot

Untitled-1

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

A new tradition begins this year when the Choctaw County Chargers take the field for the first time this fall.

With a new high school (Choctaw County High School), comes a new mascot … Read more

Dendy, Froshour take top prize

Photo by Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff 
Rick Dendy, of Ackerman, and Carl Froshour, of Columbus, hold the first place trophies they earned for winning the Crappie Masters AllAmerican Tournament Trail One Pole Ultimate Challenge on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway.

By Adam Minichino

The Commercial Dispatch

 

Score one for the “Perch Jerkers.”

Even though Rick Dendy, of Ackerman, and Carl Froshour don’t consider that style of fishing “old school,” they are right at home without spider rigging and fishing … Read more