Nursing home to host Open House Dec. 21

Photo by Daniel Brunty

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

With the Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center hosting their upcoming Christmas Open House and Remembrance Celebration on Dec. 21, it is a good time to reflect on the many positive changes it has experienced … Read more

Jackson receives Distinguished Service Award


From Press & Staff Reports

Dr. Gary Jackson of Choctaw County, director of the Mississippi State University Extension Service, has received the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation Distinguished Service Award for 2014.

The award was presented during the organization’s annual membership … Read more

Rehabilitated fox released back into wild


Harris and Clinic Assistant Katelyn Pepper nurse Foxy back to health at Duncan Veterinary Clinic.

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times

Duncan Veterinary Clinic in Eupora released a fox back into the wild last week after treating it for injuries sustained from being hit by a car.

A motorist stopped and picked the young … Read more

Ackerman Christmas Parade a success

The Choctaw County High School Charger Pride Band won the award for best school entry.

The Town of Ackerman held their Christmas Parade on December 4 with a great crowd.

Parade winners are:

FLOAT WINNER-Ackerman/South Union Methodist Church

SCHOOL ENTRY-Choctaw County Charger Pride Band



12-17 Chamber director reception

Photo by Amanda McBride

Reception held for Chamber director
The Chamber of Commerce honored its director, Donna McKay, with a reception on December 9. Dozens of community members, family and friends stopped by to congratulate McKay on her promotion to … Read more