E911 Calls – 12/23/2015

Dec. 11
10:14 a.m., Cummings Rd., Medical Call, EMS, WFD
12:06 p.m., Tammy St., Child Locked in Vehicle, APD
2:03 p.m., E. Church St., Family Dispute, APD
6:53 p.m., Hwy.9, Medical Call, EMS
9:21 p.m., Cherry St., Loud Music, APD… Read more

Plaindealer holiday hours set

The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, December 24th for Christmas Eve and Friday, December 25 for Christmas Day.  The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, December 28.

The office will also be closed Friday, January 1 for … Read more

Healthy Holiday Substitutions for healthier meals

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension – Choctaw County 662-285-6337

During the holiday season, eating healthy can seem downright impossible. Between shopping for the holidays, family and work responsibilities and sometimes not enough sleep, temptation to indulge in … Read more

News of Yesteryear – 12/23/2015

History of the Ackerman/Choctaw County Airport

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This week we have combined our News from Yesteryear to give you a brief history of how the Ackerman/Choctaw County Airport came about.

This is the second of … Read more

Civil War: A look Choctaw County, MS

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

Judge J. P. Coleman, in his 1973 book “Choctaw County Chronicles,” wrote a great deal about Choctaw County during the Civil War. This article paraphrases or quotes his book.

“On January 9, 1861, by a vote … Read more