Ribbon Cutting set for Alfa Insurance Agency

Photo by Donna McKay 
Join the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce for a Ribbon Cutting at Alfa Insurance on Friday, March 11 at 11:30 a.m. to help welcome Dakota Brasher as the local agent.

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

It’s time for a ribbon cutting! Join Alfa Insurance with Dakota Brasher-Agent and the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, March 11, 2016 for a ribbon cutting and grand opening. Alfa … Read more

Choctaw County falls just short in 3A State Tournament

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Brysa Maxwell (20) makes a fast break down the court to score against Philadelphia.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School Chargers fell just short in the first-round of the MHSAA Class 3A Boys State Tournament last week, dropping a 71-65 decision to homestanding Morton High School.

“We turned the ball … Read more

Art display


Photo by Debbie Bruister

Local art on display
Debbie Bruisters’ sixth grade gifted students at Ackerman … Read more

A patriot laid to rest

Chuck Bailey/Staff
A multitude of veterans were in attendance.

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The year was 1945 when the Japanese surrendered to the United States during World War II. William Brelan Jackson was one of only 291 individuals present in that moment on the USS Missouri to … Read more

Season end for French Camp basketball teams

Megan Moen (11) drives around the corner toward the baseline during the French Camp v Nanih Waiya Girls Basketball on February 22, 2016.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy basketball teams saw their seasons come to an end in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Basketball Tournament last week.

The French Camp Academy Lady Panthers dropped a … Read more