Choctaw County firewise event set for Nov. 29

From press reports “How to have a firewise home” workshop will be held on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Pap’s Place in Ackerman, Mississippi. The meeting will start at 5:30 PM p.m. and end at 8:45 p.m. The purpose of…

Chamber Spooktacular event a town success

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce sponsored Trunk-or-Treat and Spooktacular Parade was a huge success for the community with hundreds of children attending. The event provided an evening of family fun for all ages.…

Supervisors disagree on audit proposals

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors disagrees on whom to hire to perform the 2012 and 2013 audits. The board previously received two proposals from Watkins, Ward and Stafford and Fortenberry & Ballard PC.…

Obituaries

Mrs. Marlene Lucas Hunt November 6, 2012 Funeral services for Marlene Lucas Hunt, 77, were held at 2 p.m. on November 8, 2012 at Salem Independent Methodist Church with Rev. Tim Long officiating. Burial followed in Salem Independent Methodist Church…

Peter Krebs – killed at Shiloh. B. Krebs. W. Krebs – killed at Shiloh. William Kyle – killed at Missionary Ridge. Claborne Kyle – wounded at Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia and died in Hospital in Georgia. Sam C. Kennedy, Sr. –…