Aldermen discuss request for sign at local cemetery

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen discussed a request to erect a gate and marker at one of the town’s cemeteries during its regular monthly meeting held on June 2 at City Hall.

The meeting … Read more

Supervisors make steps towards receiving grant

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors continued to progress in receiving a grant to repair one of the county’s industrial roads during its regular meeting held on June 3 at the Choctaw County Courthouse … Read more

Three great indoor activities for summer


Submitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State University Extension Service

Yarm Spinners Book Club (part of Mississippi State University Extension Service in Choctaw County) would like to encourage the residents of Choctaw, and surrounding counties, to not just think about … Read more



Last week, this 10 passenger, wheel chair accessible van was donated by Sunflower Management Group to the Choctaw County Medical Foundation. … Read more

Constable Department receives 4-County Foundation Grant

Choctaw County Chief Constable Chris Coleman, center, receives an $8,700 award from the 4-County Foundation to help purchase a new Constable patrol car from Foundation Board members (from left) Jimmie Whitt, Kathy Howell, Columbus Jones, Russell Dodds and Deanie Graves.

From press reports

Choctaw County Constables will be able to provide even better service following a gift from the 4-County Foundation. The 4-County Foundation recently awarded an $8,700 grant to the Choctaw County Constable Department for the purchase of a … Read more