Obituary – Mrs. Ella Mae Breland

Mathiston, MS Mrs. Ella Mae Breland, 92, passed away on November 16, 2015, at her residence in Mathiston. Mrs. Ella Mae was born May 27, 1923, in Clay County, the daughter of the late Clarence and Maybell Gregg Coggins. She was…

Head Start under investigation in county

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson and Tish Butts The Winona Times WINONA – Head Start and Early Head Start classes in Montgomery, Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, and Webster counties are temporarily suspended after the federal Office of Head Start suspended Central…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 11/18/2015

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Turkey & Tinsel event a success

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Chamber of Commerce Ackerman and French Camp has kicked off the Christmas shopping season with Turkey & Tinsel that was held on November 12. Seventeen local businesses participated bringing customers and visitors into their shops…

Ackerman accepts radio read meter bids

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Board of Alderman met Tuesday, November 3 and approved new meters in hopes of saving expenses. The meeting was in Ackerman Town Hall on Main Street. The Board voted unanimously to accept…