Plaindealer closed 4th of July

In observance of the 4th of July Holiday, the Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Monday, July 4. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 5. Deadline for the upcoming Wednesday, July 6 edition of the Choctaw Plaindealer…

Obituaries

Mae V. Glass June 10, 2016 Funeral Services for Mrs. Mae V. Glass were held on June 17, 2016 at 1:00 pm at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ of Louisville. Reverend Tracy Glass officiated along Elder Ronnie L. Paige.…

Proposed changes to nuisance animal regulations noted

From Press Reports The Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks approved proposed rule changes to the General Regulation for the Taking of Nuisance Animals June 22. At the request of the U.S. Forest Service, to address safety, resource concerns, and…

Wilson lands ICC scholarship

From School Reports Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2016 include Elizabeth M. Wilson of Mathiston, Leadership. Wilson is a 2016 graduate of Choctaw County High School where she participated in Beta Club, Academic Team, cheerleading, band, color guard…

News of YesterYear

Sixty-nine years ago this week–From the files of the June 20, 1947 Choctaw Plaindealer. That Chevrolet Convertible Donations for the VFW Building to become the home of Troy Biggers Post, VFW, have increased appreciably-but still a long way from the…