The Civil War – The 1st American Draft

Submitted by C.J. Johnson
“The Draft” was first enacted during the War Between the States and was utilized by both sides. Actually, the very first draft was initiated by the Confederacy in April 1862. The South was in serious need … Read more

Teachers, Paraprofessionals of Year recognized

Teachers, paraprofessionals and the administrator of the year for the Choctaw County School District were recognized and celebrated during the February 11 School Board meeting.

Teachers of the Year are: AES-Shelia Jackson, AHS-Kenya Lee, CCCTC-Kristy Camp, FCE-Kasie Dean and WAC-Yassi … Read more

Reform Baseball Park begins can fundraiser

By Staff Reports

Put your used cans (not crushed) to a good cause. Reform Baseball Park is collecting cans to help raise money to build a walking track at the baseball park. They ask for anyone willing to donate their … Read more

Lady Lions open softball season this week

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A trio of seniors will be counted on to help the Weir High School Lady Lions navigate the 2013 fast-pitch softball season.

“Obviously the seniors will be very important to our teams since they … Read more

Calendar of Events

NARFE to Meet
Feb. 28
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association will meet Thursday, February 28 at the Hilton Garden Inn on Highway 12 East in Starkville. The guest speaker will be Martin Brunson who is associated with … Read more