Weir seeking spot in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer Encouraged by a well-played 10-inning loss to division leader French Camp Academy last Friday, the Weir baseball team headed into this week’s action hoping to close strong and claim a playoff spot. The Lions…

AHS Indians Softball prepare for EHS

By Lucretia Moss AHS Indians travelled to East Webster on April 2 for a division match up. The Indians took an early 1 to 0 lead in the 1st inning. East Webster tied the game in the 4th. E.Webster scored…

The Civil War – Half-Way through and Naval Action

Submitted by C.J. Johnson According to one source, the War Between the States lasted 1,549 days. April 10,1863 marked the half-way point for the political leaders, military officers, soldiers, sailors, artillerymen, and cavalry, as well as the folks left behind…

Providence Baptist Church dedicates FLC

By Terry Harpole On the evening of March 24, if you had been driving down Chester- Tomnolen Road south of Little Mountain on the Natchez Trace and saw all the cars parked around Providence Baptist Church, you might have thought…

Supervisors discuss possible airport improvements

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Possible improvements to the county airport was briefly discussed in the March 28 Choctaw County Board of Supervisor meeting. Mark Carruth addressed the board about possible improvements or additions to the county’s airport that…

JuneFest t-shirt design revealed

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The Chamber of Commerce JuneFest Committee is proud to reveal the 2013 JuneFest t-shirt. JuneFest will be held Saturday, June 1, in downtown Ackerman. The Ackerman Twentieth Century Club will be selling the JuneFest…