In our community – A Thought for Today

Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Keep your feet when you go into the house of the Lord, and be more ready to hear, then to give the sacrifice of fools, for they consider not that they do evil. Be not rash with… Read more

Raftery takes run For The Hills victory

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Kevin Raftery of Ackerman posted a time of 19:23.0 to win the Run For The Hills 5K held in Ackerman on Saturday morning. The course featured a mostly flat terrain for the first two … Read more

In our community – God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a field of peace lilies, it’s beautiful to the one who beholds them. Thank you Heavenly Father for all of your wonder of nature.
I will forever praise your Holy name. Psalms 103:13 … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

What’s the five-syllable adjective and noun that means caring little and an indifferent person? (Its first two syllables are the name of a pop music group from the ’70s and … Read more

Jail docket

THE CHOCTAW COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT HAS FILED 20 IO’S AND 106 MI’S SINCE THE LAST JAIL DOCKET REPORT.

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department has filed 106 miscellaneous incident reports and 20 incident offense reports since… Read more