CCHS get reality check with Real World Simulation

(right) Communication is vital in the real world. Choctaw County High School freshmen and seniors learned this during the recent Real World Simulation.

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Being and adult is hard. Providing for a family is even harder.

Freshman and seniors at Choctaw County High School learned this plus many other lessons during the Real World Simulation on November 17.… Read more

Supervisors hold end of month meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held their end of the month meeting on November 26.

Chris Coleman, county fire coordinator, updated the board on the county’s fire rating. He said there are four … Read more

EMCC takes NJCAA National Championship with 34-17 win

Quan Latham of EMCC defense

From school reports

BILOXI — No. 1 ranked East Mississippi Community College rolled up 515 yards of total offense and forced No. 2 Iowa Western into five turnovers, defeating the Reivers 34-17 in the NJCAA National Championship Game at Biloxi … Read more

CCHS Academic Team

12-10 CCHS-Brain-Brawl

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The Choctaw County High School Academic Team recently competed in the Ole Miss Brain Brawl. They won 4 out of the 5 matches at the event. Congrats to the team on a great job.… Read more

Civil War – Sherman’s March to the sea continues

2014 Dec 10 CW Shermans HQ in Savannah GA

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

Following the capture of Atlanta, Georgia, Union General William T. Sherman proceeded across Georgia in an assault known as “Sherman’s March to the Sea.” His plan to “make Georgia howl” was approved by President Lincoln and … Read more

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza kickoff

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Shop at businesses participating in the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza on December 11 to enter your name into the drawing for a chance to win this gift basket. This is just a sample of items donated items from local businesses.

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Help local business and the Chamber of Commerce kickoff the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza on December 11 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The extravaganza features 12 days (leading up to Christmas) of … Read more