Some nicknames are most definitely earned

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Obviously, I carry the moniker Old Sports Dude for a reason.

As I was covering the press conference for the upcoming MHSAA State Baseball Championships this morning in Pearl I had several revelations. Each of … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 05/20/15

Congrats, I’ve come this far by faith

Mrs. Shirley Jones, a native of Choctaw County for 56 years, and a graduate of the Class of 1976. She has received her Associate Degree in Early Childhood Development. Her first year to … Read more

Oxford baseball star has Choctaw County connection

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

While Choctaw County may not have any teams represented in the 2015 MHSAA State Baseball Championships being played at Trustmark Park in Pearl this week, it will have at least one player with a local … Read more

Correction – 05/20/15

In the May 13 edition, Kyrell Hatchett memorable moment had a name misspelled.
Name: Kyrell Hatchett
School: Choctaw County High School
Parents: Kellie McKinney & Robert Hatchett
Clubs/Activities/Sports: Madrigals, quartet
Most Memorable Moment: When Lindsey and I were running through … Read more

Foster parents needed right now in Ackerman


May is Foster Care Awareness Month

May is Foster Care Awareness Month and for those looking to make a difference in the lives of children, Youth Villages Mississippi is currently in need of caring adults in Ackerman and across … Read more