News of Yesteryear

Seventy-four years ago this week–From the files of the July 3, 1942 Choctaw Plaindealer. First Settlers of Ackerman (This is the first installment of a four part series we will bring to you in the month of July) The writer,…

E911Calls

June 21 11:56 a.m., Mt. Salem Rd., Structure Fire, FCFD, EMS 1:30 p.m., Scenic Lake Rd., Welfare Check, CSO 3:09 p.m., Hwy. 413 & Natchez Trace, Medical Call, EMS 8:40 p.m., Hwy. 15, APD Other, APD June 22 3:23 a.m.,…

Carnival fun

The Choctaw County Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center recently held a carnival at the Nursing Home Friday June 10, from noon until 3 p.m. They had cotton candy, face painting, petting zoo, fishing game and a photo booth for the…

Mr. Roy Burton

Mr. Roy Burton, aged 51, died Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Grenada Lake in Grenada, M. He was a resident of Choctaw County where he was a logger. He enjoyed having a good time with his friends and family. He…

Mrs. Carolyn Power Fales/Ms. Tiffanie Skyla Fales

Weir, Ms. Carolyn Fales, 47, homemaker, and Skyla Fales, 17, student, died 6/16/16 in a motor vehicle accident near Sturgis Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00 PM Sunday 6/26/16 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Bluff Springs Baptist…