News of Yesteryear – 12/23/2015

History of the Ackerman/Choctaw County Airport By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer This week we have combined our News from Yesteryear to give you a brief history of how the Ackerman/Choctaw County Airport came about. This is the second of…

Civil War: A look Choctaw County, MS

Submitted by C.J. Johnson Judge J. P. Coleman, in his 1973 book “Choctaw County Chronicles,” wrote a great deal about Choctaw County during the Civil War. This article paraphrases or quotes his book. “On January 9, 1861, by a vote…

Conquer holiday calories with a plan for eating

Submitted by Juli Hughes, County Director/Nutrition and Food Safety Mississippi State University Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337 Halloween and Thanksgiving are over and now the holiday season has officially begun. Here comes the holiday parties, Christmas cookies, Christmas dinner and…

Legals – 12/23/2015

**** NOTICE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, COUNTY OF CHOCTAW TO: 1. Any unknown heirs of Irving Wragg, Jr., who are adult non-resident