Volunteers needed for Relay For Life

By Press Reports The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is seeking volunteers in Choctaw County – walkers, cancer survivors, caregivers, community leaders, anyone wanting to make a difference – to organize and recruit fundraising teams, garner community support, coordinate…

Supervisors hold first meeting of year

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors opened their first meeting of 2013 with trying to help Chris Williams of Starkville get paid for dirt work he performed in 2011. Williams addressed the supervisors asking…

Ackerman Aldermen hold short meeting

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Board of Aldermen held a short monthly meeting where they approved seven resolutions at one time. The Board of Aldermen met January 8, as their regularly scheduled board meeting and approved resolutions…

MDA offers suggestions on economic development partnership

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer With the proposed economic development partnership still undecided, the Choctaw County Economic Development District and Foundation looked to Kathy Gelston for guidance. In a joint meeting of the CCEDD and Foundation on January 7,…

Obituaries

Mr. Charles Bradford “Brad” Murphy January 7, 2013 Funeral services for Charles Bradford “Brad” Murphy, 57, were held at 2 p.m. on January 13, 2013 at Coleman Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Irvin officiating. Burial followed in Enon Cemetery. A…