News of Yesteryear

24 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK – From the files of the December 12,1991, Choctaw Plaindealer:  Parade goes on without a hitch – For a while, it appeared as though Mother Nature was going to have a hand in the annual…

County’s unemployment rate at 5.9 Percent

By Chuck Bailey Choctaw Plaindealer Choctaw County’s unemployment rate was 5.9 percent in October, an increase of four-tenths of a percentage point from 5.5 percent in September, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

Calendar of Events

Full Circle Knitting and Crochet Group Nov. and Dec. Full Circle is part of the Mississippi State University Extension and meets every Tuesday from 9:00-12:00.

Unsolved mystery baffles some historians

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer No it’s not going to be on the TV drama show, Unsolved Mysteries, anytime soon, but the death of Brigadier General William Felix Brantley of the Confederate States Army (C.S.A.) is still one of…