Principals change in CCSD

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Principals at the Choctaw County School District have changed due to recent resignations.

Choctaw County High School will have a different principal and assistant principal.

Corey Blaylock, who was principal at Ackerman High … Read more

Beginning Beekeeping workshops to be held

Three beginning beekeeping workshop will be held by the MSU Extension Service.

July 27 – Workshop on beginning beekeeping from 1-4 PM at the Pike County Extension Office in Magnolia, MS.  Contact Audrey Wilson (awilson@alcorn.edu) if interested in attending.

August … Read more

Weir to hold special election

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Town of Weir will hold a special election on August 22 to elect one alderman.

Anyone wishing to run as a candidate in this election must return a petition to the Weir … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 11 incident offense reports and 31 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

 

7/13/13   Stephanie Murphy  B/F   5/26/92    APD    Contempt of Court

7/15/13   Spence McCulloch   W/M   12/6/73   CSO   Trespassing & Bad Check X 2

 … Read more

Work center inmate caught in Mathiston

From Press, Staff Reports

 

A state inmate who failed to return from a weekend pass Monday, July 15 was captured later that night in Choctaw County.

John Jason “Gooch” Lee was arrested at midnight in Choctaw County, according to … Read more

Membership investment into Chamber is important

By Lara Bowman, Executive Director, Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

 

I have been out in the county the last few weeks focusing on membership retention and investment for the Chamber of Commerce. I receive a lot of questions about … Read more