Harness racing returns to Oktibbeha County

By Linda Breazeale

MSU Extension Service

Visitors to the Mississippi Horse Park will witness the most exciting minutes in sports as harness horses return to race around the renovated track in the first sanctioned events since 2006.

Bricklee Miller, manager … Read more

Visitation numbers for Natchez Trace Parkway are released

From Press Reports

“During April 2016, the Natchez Trace Parkway experienced an increase in the number of recreational visits over the 2015 figures,” stated Superintendent Mary Risser. “This year, 514,979 visitors used the Parkway during April 2016 compared to 509,178 … Read more

Calendar of Events

Please email your calendar of events, notices and public meetings to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com

Book Signing

May 20, 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Sugarland Doughnuts and More, 47 Gwenn Ray Dr., Eupora. Ackerman Author, Sister Alies Therese & Girlfriends will be signing their spiritual … Read more

Choctaw County Servicemen Edition to become a book

News of Yesteryear Seventy-Two years ago this month–From the files of the Choctaw Plaindealer

Back in May of 1944, the Choctaw Plaindealer Newspaper took on the painstakingly task of compiling the photographs of U.S. Servicemen that were from Choctaw County.… Read more