Longest tenured Ackerman Policewoman retires

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The longest tenured policewoman for the town of Ackerman recently retired. Lisa Coleman, of Kosciusko, who began her law enforcement career at Holmes Community College, was given a retirement reception in her honor attended…

National Aquarium Month celebrated

Last month Choctaw Regional Medical Center’s Safe and Sound Art Therapy program celebrated June’s National Aquarium Month. All month Director of Social Services, Stephanie Black, scheduled daily art projects and activities for the hospital’s swing bed patients, all of which…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 07/20/2016

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Supes file $6.2 million claim against Pioneer

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors went into executive session at 1:15 p.m. Monday, July 18 after taking a break from their morning session that began at 9 a.m. in the boardroom of the…

From Press Reports Tuesday, June 28, during the Mississippi Municipal League Conference, the Mississippi State Department of Health’s Office of Tobacco Control (OTC) and Smoke-Free Mississippi were recognized as first in the nation for passing the most smoke-free air ordinances.…