Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department field five incident offense reports and 54 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

1/10/14 Peter Crawford W/M 10/14/65 CSO DUI Other

1/10/14 Mitzi Jackson W/F 1/10/73 CSO NISI Bench Warrants X 2 & Failure To Appear… Read more

Garey wins twelve Days of Christmas Extravaganza basket


Janesse Garey, of Ackerman, won the second gift basket during the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza event. The event was held in December encouraging customers to shop at participating businesses who offered a different discount each day. Customers were able … Read more

Church destroyed by fire

Crossroads Baptist Church is left smoldering after an early morning after destroyed the church on January 7.

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Crossroads Baptist Church is destroyed after an early morning fire on January 7.

Mathiston Fire Department (Webster County) responded to the fully involved structure fire around 5:30 a.m. Backup was quickly called with … Read more

MSU quarterback gives jersey to young fan

Russell with Quinn Gregory.

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer


To Tyler Russell it mattered, and that’s what really struck a chord with Suzanne Quinn Gregory.

Earlier this fall Gregory saw Russell, a senior quarterback for Mississippi State University, while he was dining … Read more