Small town traditions and big time enjoyment

Submitted by C.J. Johnson Small towns, like those here in Choctaw County and surrounding counties, are true treasures.  I grew up in a small town in Winston County, went to college, and moved to Houston, Texas, the 4th largest city…

CCHS participates in science fair competition

By Amber Vowell Assistant Principal Choctaw County High School Recently, students from the Choctaw County High School’s Physical Science classes, taught by Ms. Emily Cade, participated in a District and Region V Science & Engineering Fair.

Choctaw County Scout Eagles honored

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Saturday, February 6, 2016 The Pushmataha Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, honored the 2015 Tom Morgan Class of Eagle Scouts during an annual recognition dinner at The Mill Conference Center in Starkville.

Mississippi 4-H: Continuing to empower lives

By Juli Hughes Choctaw County MSU Extension Office Since 4-H began more than 100 years ago, it has become the nation’s largest positive youth development and youth mentoring organization, empowering six million young people in the U.S. today.