Thankful at Thanksgiving: Students give thanks

Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class
Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class has been busy this month learning about Native Americans, Pilgrims and the 1st Thanksgiving. They also discussed how important it is to show gratitude and be … Read more

Plaindealer Office Closed Thanksgiving

From press reports

The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Monday, November 30th.… Read more

In Our Community – 11/25/15

I Can’t Drive 55!

Lisa Harris

Happy is how I would describe being able to spend the last two weekends at my abode after pushing my car to its limits. Recently I have been traveling somewhat. The trouble with taking … Read more

Letters to the editor – 11/25/15

Disagree with publisher’s stance
 
Upon reading the November 18th Choctaw Plaindealer, I was amazed at the bias that was introduced by the publisher, Joseph McCain. I’ve always thought that our local press has done a great job of not … Read more

E911 Calls – 11/25/15

Nov. 14
12:33 p.m., Stranded Motorist, MS Hwy. 15, APD.
1:03 p.m., Panic Alarm, MS Hwy. 15, APD.
4:53 p.m., Unwanted Person, Main St. Weir, WPD.… Read more

The Civil War – History of 30th Mississippi Infantry Part 6  

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The 30th Mississippi included companies from  central Mississippi.  Company C, the Choctaw Planters, was raised in Choctaw County.  This  final segment of the 30th Mississippi history comes from Dunbar Rowland’s “Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898.”… Read more