Sports

Choctaw County set for Region 5-3A plays

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Chargers and Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School were looking to extend their season for at least another week when they paid a visit to Philadelphia High School for the Region 5-3A Tournament…

FCA girls pick up two region wins

By Austin Bishop Choctaw County Plaindealer The Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy locked down third place in the region heading into next week’s district tournament at Ethel High School. The FCA girls defeated Montgomery County 50-42 and Ethel 54-50…

Chargers take region win over Choctaw Central

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County High School boys basketball team split a pair of games last week, knocking off Choctaw Central 71-60 before falling to Forest 70-60. The Lady Chargers fell to Forest 76-37 and Choctaw Central…

Lady Panthers take region victory over Ethel

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Academy girls basketball team used a big first half to take a 66-61 win over Ethel in prep basketball action last week. FCA led 37-25 at the half, then held on to…

Lady Chargers take two big region victories

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer First-year Choctaw County High School head girls coach Miranda Worrell hopes last week’s sweep of Region 5-3A games gives her Lady Chargers a big boost headed into another week of tough league play. CCHS was…

Choctaw County begins search for football coach/AD

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Superintendent of Education says the school system hopes to be ready to hire a new head football coach and athletic director for Choctaw County High School by its February board meeting “We…

Lady Chargers take overtime thriller over Puckett

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer   Kyshia Mitchell drained six 3-pointers to lead the homestanding Lady Chargers to a 58-53 overtime win over Puckett in the Mid-Mississippi Challenge on Saturday night. “I’m hoping this little win streak gives us some…

French Camp set to host Durant Friday

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Academy boys and girls basketball teams opened the 2017 portion of their schedule with road losses to McAdams last Friday night. FCA was set to visit Nanih Waiya on Tuesday of this…