First ever MLK parade a success in Choctaw County

By Daniel Brunty

The Choctaw Plaindealer

A crowd of over 100 people came together in front of the Choctaw County Courthouse to lift their voices and celebrate Martin Luther King Day to witness the first ever Martin Luther King Parade Read more

Bill tackles superintendent appointments

From Press and Staff Reports

Legislation affecting Webster County regarding the appointment of school superintendents has passed the House of Representatives and was expected to receive Senate approval Tuesday.

Jack Treloar, who was elected, resigned as Webster County’s superintendent of Read more

‘Songbird’ Douglas brings in New Year with song



On December 31, 2016 “Songbird” Danita Douglas of Ackerman, pictured with “The Masters Quartet” of Tupelo helped ring in 2017 at New Hope Baptist Church in Ethel.Douglas1

Several other gospel singers sang during the event., as well as Read more