U.S. Adoptees visit Chinese roots

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By Press Reports   Kristin Clark, daughter of Kathy Clark, granddaughter of Jean Clark and niece of Kenny Clark, recently traveled to China along with 34 other Chinese children, who had previously been adopted by United States parents. These young…

Meet The Panthers set for Aug. 22

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   One day before its football team kicks off the 2013 season at home against Choctaw County High School, French Camp Academy will be hosting “Meet The Panthers” night. “We are really hoping for…

Supervisors set rent for Bonds Clinic

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   Choctaw County Supervisors set lease payment for old Bounds Clinic in their July 31 board meeting. “The county does not receive rent on Dr. Prosser’s clinic,” said Steve Montgomery, Chancery clerk. Pioneer Health…

Ackerman aldermen hire police chief

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   The Ackerman Board of Aldermen hired Kevin Stark to serve as the next police chief for the Town of Ackerman. The aldermen considered three candidates for the police chief position. All three candidates…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 15 incident offense reports and 13 miscellaneous incident reports last week. 8/4/13    David S Higgason    W/M  9/19/77  CSO Public Drunk & Poss. of Marijuana 8/7/13    Jamie Potts   B/M  7/7/79 CSO  Bench Warrants X 5 & DHS Incarceration Order…

Obituaries

Mr. Robert Worrell Robert Stephen (Bob) Worrell, 57, died August 1, 2013. Graveside services will be held Saturday, August 17 at Old Lebanon cemetery in Ackerman at 10AM. Survivors include his daughter, Leah Worrell McPherson of Jackson, MS; brothers, Mike Worrell…