Mitchell presides over his first Circuit Court

Sheriff questions back log of cases

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Newly appointed, Honorable Judge George M. Mitchell, Jr. presided over the Choctaw County 5th Circuit Court for the February 2016 term. He replaces the Honorable Judge Clarence E. … Read more

20th Century Club to host Fondren book signing

Photo by Christopher W. Bounds
Kristi McLeod Fondren on Whitetop Mountain in Virginia near Buzzard Rock.

By Donna McKay
Club Reporter

The GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman will host a reception and book signing for Dr. Kristi McLeod Fondren Thursday, March 31, 2016 from 3:30-5:30pm at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. She will present … Read more

Birthday celebration held

Chuck Bailey/Staff
Volunteers from Weir Baptist Church (pictured from left to right) Celeste King, Phyllis McGee, Katherine Black and Ellen Turnipseed

From Staff Reports

The Choctaw County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center recently celebrated March Birthdays for 11 of its residents.… Read more

County buys 4-County building

Chuck Bailey/Staff
Former 4-County Building, now Choctaw County Building, with drive thru and storage in the back

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Supervisors approved a motion by District 3 Supervisor, Chris McIntire, to purchase the 4-County buildings and land at 401 West Main Street in Ackerman for $225,000 dollars payable out of fund 14(in lieu fund) … Read more

Lady Chargers looking to bounce back this week

Choctaw County's  Caden Miles (19) with the side into 3rd against Booneville in the 2016 12th Annual North MS. High School Softball Challenge  (Photo By Chris Butler)

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School fast-pitch softball team suffered its first two losses of the season on Sunday, dropping a 12-6 decision to Brighton (Tenn.) and a 6-5 setback to host Booneville

The 5-2 Lady … Read more