The best is yet to come

From News and Church Reports Four years ago, Choctaw County was hit by a powerful tornado. The Weir community was left devastated and mourning the loss of five lives. “I got a call and heard that everything was destroyed,” says…

Rene Warren: Calling the Plays

By Sylvia Dickson Up to Bat René Thomas Warren was born and raised in French Camp, a small town that makes a big difference. Her parents, Deck and Ruth Thomas, gave her and her brothers, Curtis and Tony, a loving…

Breathe Deep: A message from tobacco free

By Keetha Mosley MS Tobacco Free Coalition Of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster Counties This season is a wonderful time to be outdoors. Trees are budding and flowers are blooming. If you use tobacco and want to stop, the renewal around…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin Some things have not changed in the last 60 years or so. Pecan trees still drop stains on our car that are almost impossible to remove, the dog still pees on the tires and kids…

Calendar of Events

Please email your calendar of events, notices and public meetings to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com National Day of Prayer May 5, Noon, Choctaw County Courthouse, Ackerman. Pray with Americans throughout the country for our nation and its leaders in all spheres of influence.…