Choctaw County elects new officials for January swearing in

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Unlike neighboring Oktibbeha County where two supervisor races and a justice court race were being decided by absentee ballots, Choctaw County’s election results were clear enough election night in most races.

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‘Tis the season


City workers putting up Christmas decorations in downtown Ackerman, Monday November 4th, in anticipation of the upcoming various holiday events. Tomorrow, November 12th, … Read more

Mathiston Veterans Monument dedicated

The Boy Scouts of America Perform a Flag Ceremony at the Monument Site for Mathiston Veterans Monument

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

“Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.”
JOHN 15:13

Those were the words echoed here in Mathiston, Sunday, November 8, 2015.

Brother Wade Stevens … Read more