County dodges $6.2 million repayment

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The Mississippi Division of Medicaid on Sept. 29, 2015 approved allowing reimbursable costs claims for 2010 Choctaw County Nursing Center. This decision removed much of the $6,223,343 the Division of Medicaid sought to recoup…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 04/20/2016

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Supervisors table ambulance service proposals

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer David Grayson, Director of Operations for Medstat Emergency Management Services, the current provider of ambulance service in Choctaw County gave a brief overview of their proposal to continue providing ambulance service. Grayson, basically stated…

Chair caning is not a lost art

Submitted by Juli Hughes MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County Catherine Williams began caning chairs about 10 years ago. Because there were not many people around here that caned chairs, she felt there was a need and learned various caning…

Spring Plant Sale

Choctaw County Career & Technology Center AEST program student Summer Bowie is pictured here with a few plants grown by the students for the AEST programs’ Spring Plant Sale underway now. Students have worked diligently to get ready for this…

Dance recital

COURTESY PHOTO Joyce Yates School of Dance will present “Hats Off to 35 Years of Dance” at 6 p.m. Friday at Eupora High School’s Latham Auditorium.