Young welcome reception held

Photos by Donna McKay
During the welcome reception for Kasey Burney Young many of her family and friends came to support her. Pictured are (left to right) Joey Loper (uncle), Carolyn Lindley (mother), Harold Loper (grandfather), Ouida Loper (grandmother), Kasey Young and her husband Andy.

By Staff and Press Reports


Family, friends, and residents of Choctaw County recently helped welcome Kasey Burney Young to town.

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce held a welcome reception for Burney on October 22.

Burney, a native of … Read more

CCHS Chemistry classes celebrate National Mole Day

Choctaw County High School Chemistry Classes’ celebrate National Mole Day with Mrs. JoAnne Reid, Chemistry teacher.

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Chemistry students in Mrs. JoAnne Reid’s classes at Choctaw County High School had more fun than usual on October 23. National Mole Day is celebrated October 23 from 6:02 a.m. to 6:02 p.m. … Read more

Sports schedules



Prep Football

7 p.m. — Choctaw County at Philadelphia

7 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster

7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at French Camp

7 p.m. — Nettleton at Louisville

7 p.m. — Sebastopol at Noxapater… Read more

First Down Friday for November

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce


It’s time for First Down Friday in November! Friday, November 1, will be First Down Friday in Choctaw County. Local citizens are being asked to spend $10 at two or more businesses in … Read more

Calendar of Events

Cowboy Church

Have you made poor choices? Read John 5:14. Fell like something is missing from you life? Come join us to study God’s word every Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m. at Choctaw Riding Club Arena. The arena is located … Read more

Natural horsemanship promotes leadership

By Linda Breazeale

MSU Ag Communications


\TUNICA – A decade after watching her first demonstration of Pat Parelli’s natural horsemanship techniques, Katie Cagle was in the arena with her horse for some personal instruction from the world-renowned horseman.

Cagle … Read more