Kids’ Fishing Rodeo slated for April 16 at Choctaw Lake

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce, Southern Company Services – Red Hills Operations, K&M Portables, LLC, Choctaw County Farm Bureau Insurance, Sugar Land Donuts, U.S. Forest Service and the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries…

Coleman speaks at American Legion 85th birthday

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Former Mississippi Court of Appeals Judge Thomas A. Coleman and his wife, Dr. Frances Coleman, a longtime public school teacher in Choctaw County were the guests of the American Legion Post 82 and their…

Sally Stewart is given a birthday celebration

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The February 9 Historical Highlight Luncheon was in honor of Sally Stewart, who celebrated her 84th birthday February 2. Miss Sally has been a tremendous asset to the French Camp community!

Safe and Sound Initiative honored

From press reports In February 2016, Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center’s Safe and Sound Initiative was honored with a national award. The Lynn Phillippi Advocacy for Older Adults Award for 2016 is awarded to only one project or program annually…

Franklin to speak at next Highlight Luncheon

By Mary Nell Coblentz The April 12 French Camp Historical Highlight speaker will be Shirley Franklin, former French Camp Elementary teacher. If you have ever attended a talent show at FCE when Shirley Franklin was the emcee, EVERY child who…