School Board examines policies, plans

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   Four people addressed the Choctaw County School Board in their July 16 board meeting. Elizabeth Jenkins, owner of Forget Me Not Florist, asked the board to revise their policy of not allowing deliveries…

Chamber seeks help to name Fall Fest event

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce   The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce needs your help in creating a theme for this year’s fall festival/Halloween event, which will take place on Saturday, October 26. The Chamber is looking for a…

Calendar of Events

The Lucky 13 4-H Club raffle The Lucky 13 4-H Club is selling chances on gift cards as a fundraiser. They have nine gift cards from area businesses and restaurants. Chances are $1 each or 6 for $5 and may be…

Obituaries

Mrs. Rebecca Ann Norton Funeral services for Mrs. Rebecca Ann Norton, age 68, were held at Brushford M.B. Church in Macon, MS on July 16, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Reverent Robert Avant officiated. Burial followed at Ruth Cemetery. A resident…

Field day showcases White Sand Unit

From Press Reports   Mississippi State University’s beef cattle research unit in Pearl River County is hosting a summer field day Aug. 13 to display results of ongoing research projects. The White Sand Unit of the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry…