Board of Education kicks off new year

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Education met for their regular monthly meeting Monday, January 11, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., at the Central Office Boardroom. All board member s were present.

The first order of … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/03/2016

Marine Corps League
Feb. 6, 10:00 a.m., Cagle’s Corner, Ackerman. For former U.S. Marines and Fleet Marine Corpsmen. Copy of DD 214 or Military ID requested, but not mandatory for this meeting. Free coffee and several Marine Corps League Members … Read more

Our Community – 02/03/2016

Developmental Delays

By Lisa Harris

They say that the frontal lobe does not develop until sometime in the twenties for a young adult. I am not sure how “they” come up with these statistics, but I would tend to agree. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/03/2016

Sports Schedule
THURSDAY, FEB. 4
Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS District 2 AAA Tournament at Winston Academy
6 p.m. — Vardaman at Eupora
6 p.m. — Winona at French Camp… Read more

Wonders of the winter stars at the Rainwater Observatory

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “Wonders of the Winter Stars”. This presentation will be given Friday, February 12, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David Teske. … Read more