The men from Mathiston who served

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By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The following is the first of a three part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are listed on the New War Memorial Monument in Mathiston. The monument will be commemorated Sunday, … Read more

Choctaw Steelers play in Super Bowl Sunday afternoon

Started at the bottom, now they are at the top.  The Choctaw Steelers request everyone’s presence and support as they enter into the Super Bowl Playoffs Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 3 p.m. at Starkville High School.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw Steelers are set to take on the West Point Packers on Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m. at Starkville High School in the 9-10-year-old Super Bowl of the Mississippi Gridiron Youth Football League.… Read more

Barnyard fun

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CCHS FFA participates in FFA Children’s Barnyard

Twenty-seven CCHS FFA members traveled to Jackson, MS to work a shift at the FFA Children’s Barnyard during the MS State Fair on Friday, October 9. Students were responsible for taking care of … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 10/21/15

An easy option to paying a fine

Editorial by Jack Ryan
Publisher Entreprise McComb Journal

Last week the Clarion-Ledger reported on a lawsuit that claims the city of Jackson has been illegally jailing poor people, sometimes for months at a … Read more

Choctaw schools encourage attendance

From press reports

Choctaw County School District has been strongly encouraging student attendance this school year.

Average daily attendance is directly related to the funding every district receives each year.
Attendance during the months of September and October is critical … Read more