School Board approves employee recommendations

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board held a special meeting, on April 22.
At the beginning of the meeting, School Board President Mike Thomas
made a statement.
“We are not going to discuss school colors, … Read more

Kids’ Fishing Rodeo a huge success

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Kids’ Fishing Rodeo held on Saturday, April 20, at Choctaw Lake
was a huge success. The fishing rodeo was sponsored by the Choctaw
County Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Forest Service, Mississippi
Department of … Read more

Earline White Hutchinson
April 26, 2013
Funeral Services for Earline White Hutchinson, 74, were held at 2
p.m. April 28, 2013 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman, MS with Rev.
Tim Black officiating. Interment was at Mt. Zion Presbyterian church… Read more

The Civil War – Grierson’s Raid Part 3

Submitted by C.J. Johnson
In the early morning of April 24, the 8th day, Grierson and his men
were on the move again. They left the plantation about six miles
south of Philadelphia where they had briefly rested and continued … Read more