Obituary – Janie Bouchillon

Janie Bouchillon, 64, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 4, 2014, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Nowell Massey Funeral Home. Funeral … Read more

Ackerman Aldermen hold monthly meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen held their regularly scheduled meeting on April 1.

Ward 1 Alderman Willie Miller was absent from this meeting.

The Board of Aldermen approved:… Read more

EMCC men take first place win in Northwest rodeo

From school reports

The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team captured the program’s third team title in four years by claiming first-place honors this past weekend at the Landers Dodge/U.S. Army Rodeo hosted by … Read more

Panthers pick up big sweep of Ethel

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy baseball team jumped out to a huge advantage in the race for the Region 6-1A title last week with a pair of wins over rival Ethel.

FCA took an 8-4 … Read more

In our community – What’s In a Name?

By Lisa Harris

Over the years, I have responded to a vast array of names. A name is a part of one’s identity. A name can follow you throughout life whether it is a good one or a bad one. … Read more