Deadly tornado destroys home of CCHS baseball coach

A road near Jordan Circle moments after the deadly tornado.

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Andy Young is the first to admit he didn’t initially take the early warnings of a storm headed toward Winston County seriously.
As soon as Choctaw County High School let out early last Monday … Read more

95 years


bdayUrbane Breland of Mathiston recently celebrated his 95th birthday over the Easter holiday. Mr. Breland’s niece, Rhonda Crowley, decorated his… Read more

Head Start visits AEST 


60 Head Start students ages 3-4 years old recently visited the AEST program at the Choctaw County Career & Technology Center. Mrs. Kristy Camp, AEST Instructor spoke with students about the requirements for plant growth. She and… Read more

In our community – A Thought for Today

Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Put on the new man which after God is created in righteous and true holiness. Put away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbor, for we are members one of another.
Be ye angry, and sin … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 61 miscellaneous incident reports and four incident offense reports last week.… Read more