Obituary – Mr. James Lavell Jernigan

Funeral service for Mr. Jernigan, 50, of Winston County, MS was held Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant No. 2 M.B.C., Rev. L.B. Hathorn presided over the services. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Undertaker in … Read more

Pine Tree festival to offer Kids’ World

From press & staff reports

This year’s Pine Tree Music Festival will offer a very new format for the children attending. Previous festivals have offered just a few attractions for the youngsters, but this year they have taken it to … Read more

Benefit set for storm victims

From Press Reports

A benefit for three persons who were affected by the F4 tornado in Winston County will be held May 9.
Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw, Choctaw Nursing Center, Pioneer Medical Center, Pioneer Family Medical of Ackerman, Pioneer … Read more

Fun for all at Pioneer Day

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From press reports

Saturday, May 10th will bring people of all ages to French Camp’s annual Pioneer Day. The festival celebrates days gone by, with living history demonstrators in period costume. The day kicks off around 9 a.m. with activities … Read more

Storm victims remembered at National Day of Prayer

Choctaw County residents remember victims of the April 28 storm that hit Winston County during the National Day of Prayer service held on May 1 at the Choctaw County Courthouse. The event is held every year to recall and to teach the way in which our founding fathers sought the wisdom of God when faced with critical decisions.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This year’s National Day of Prayer held even more meaning for the Choctaw community as they celebrated the event on May 1 at 12 noon in front of the Choctaw County Courthouse.
With the … Read more