Health Science students learn first hand

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Health Science Technology students received an up close and personal view of MedStatAir while learning about career pathways for emergency medical personnel. MedStatAir, a helicopter, provides scene and hospital transports of critically ill and…

Christmas Open House tomorrow

By Staff and Press Reports Make plans to visit Ackerman on Thursday, November 8 to start your holiday shopping during the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Open House. Thirteen members from the Chamber of Commerce will be participating in…

Students learn school bus safety

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer School bus safety is not only important to the children but to parents, teachers, bus drivers and anyone driving near a school bus. The Choctaw County School District Transportation Department recently celebrated School Bus…

Champions for Children event set

By Sylvia Dickson Champions for Children, a benefit dinner for French Camp Academy was held on Monday, October 15 at the Country Club of Jackson. Over 250 people attended the event which featured Mississippi’s governor, the Honorable Phil Bryant, as…

Veteran’s Day programs slated

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Citizens will have two changes to honor and remember Veteran’s Day this week. The first is Take a Vet to School Day and Veteran’s Day program on Thursday, November 8 at 10 a.m. at…