New season, new you

Spring is a time of rebirth and renewal, and a perfect occasion to recommit to your health. If you use tobacco and have tried to quit before, let the renewal all around serve as your encouragement to quit again −…

Chargers capture region 5-3A baseball title

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County High School Chargers, fresh off a 4-1 win over Choctaw Central last week, are set to open play in the MHSAA Class 3A State Baseball Playoffs by hosting Crystal Springs on Friday…

FCA Panthers finish second in Region 6-1A play

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The 5-9 Panthers of French Camp Academy were expected to close out regular season baseball play at Eupora on Monday night before taking part in the MHSA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs this weekend. Details…

Lady Panthers qualify for softball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Academy fast-pitch softball season picked up a pair of wins last week to pick up some momentum headed into the MHSAA Class 1A State Playoffs that begin this week. FCA, which finished…

Dillinger accepts athletic director spot at Eupora

By ROCKY HIGGINBOTHAM Choctaw Plaindealer Eupora’s new athletic director is a familiar name and one who is familiar with Eagle athletics. Adam Dillinger, who has spent the past 11 years at Ackerman and more recently Choctaw County, was named as…

NCNW host 44th annual Leadership Conference

Submitted by Charlotte Miller   The National Council of Negro Women hosted its 44th Annual State Leadership Conference on March 31-April 2, 2017 in Cleveland.  This year’s theme was “Building on a Rich Legacy.”   Three adults and seven youth…