CCHSAA celebrates Class of 2015

Scholarship winners in attendance.

From press reports

Thursday May 7, 2015 was a night of celebration, food, fun, scholarships, awards, and prizes, as the Choctaw County High School Alumni Association honored graduates of both Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy. The event … Read more

Hospital board requests reimbursement from county

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors received an update regarding the status of the county hospital and nursing home during its May 11 meeting held at the boardroom in the Choctaw County Courthouse.

The … Read more

EMCC offers summer camp in manufacturing concepts


MAYHEW – East Mississippi Community College’s Manufacturing, Technology & Engineering Division, in partnership with Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi and the Corporation for National and Community Service, is offering a summer camp for students in middle and high school.

Camp … Read more

Jail Docket – 05/20/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 64 miscellaneous incident reports and 15 incident offense reports this week.

5/8/15  Lorenzo Burns b/m  1/25/90  CSO: susp D.L.
5/12/15  R.B Varner w/m  11/27/89 MDOC: hold for MDOC
5/12/15  Sherry Smith  b/f  5/18/86   APD: … Read more

Repeat champions the norm for MHSAA fast-pitch softball

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

East Webster, Harrison Central, Neshoba Central, and Newton County each defended their MHSAA Fast-Pitch State Championships this past weekend at Freedom Ridge Park in Ridgeland.

While it was the second straight 6A title for Harrison … Read more

EMCC falls in Region 23 Baseball Tournament

From school reports

EUNICE, La. – A possible late-game comeback attempt was thwarted by an old division nemesis, as 17th-ranked East Mississippi Community College’s baseball season came to an end with a rain-delayed, 11-inning 4-3 setback to No. 18 Northwest … Read more