MHP steps up holiday enforcement

From press reports

In 1988 while in law school at Ole Miss, Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn lost his parents and younger sister to a drunk driver. Speaker Gunn says his entire, immediate family was taken in one moment.

“Since … Read more

School Board quickly approves agenda

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board quickly approved all business in their December 10 regularly scheduled meeting. In ten minutes, the board approved both the consent and financial agendas.

District 2 School Board Member Clint … Read more

Supes discuss economic development partnership

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Funding for the proposed economic development partnership is up in the air after the December 10 Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Choctaw County along with Montgomery, Webster and Carroll Counties are planning to … Read more

Ribbon cutting held at Weir Caf

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome new owners and celebrate the opening of Weir Café on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. The Weir Café is operated by Rusty … Read more


Shirley Mae (Hall) Edwards December 14, 2012 Funeral Services for Shirley Mae (Hall) Edwards, 82, were held on December 17, 2012 at Chester Baptist Church with Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial followed in Chester Baptist Church Cemetery near Ackerman, MS.… Read more