Students celebrate Arbor Day at the Red Hills Mine

From Press Reports The fourth grade students of the Choctaw County School District celebrated Arbor Day Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Judy Briggs with the Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District previously visited each fourth grade class before the tour…

TVA dedicates Ackerman gas plant

From Press & Staff Reports The Tennessee Valley Authority invited area residents to the dedication of the Ackerman Natural Gas Plant Wednesday, May 11, at 1:00 p.m. Speaking at the event was Mike Cashon, TVA Senior Manager for Gas Operations…

Plaindealer closed Memorial Day

In observance of the Memorial Day Holiday, the Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Monday, May 30. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 31. Deadline for the upcoming Wednesday, June 1 edition of the Choctaw Plaindealer, will…

Letter to the editor

Thank you for the help We would like to thank the Med-Stat Crew (April Griffin and Paul Engle) and the staff at the ER at the Choctaw County Hospital for their quick and professional care of our precious daughters and…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Quite a few years ago we bought a singlewide trailer from one of the grandsons. We settled it across the road in a pine setting, added a nice metal cover over the top and built…

Obituaries

Cleve B. ‘Hap’ Anderson May 21, 2016 Services for Cleve B. “Hap” Anderson, 67, of Ackerman were May 4, 2016, at Chester Baptist Church with the Revs. Rob Faulk and Roger Miller officiating. Burial was in Enon Cemetery. He was…