Vaughan’s Vocabulary by Don Vaughan

What is a word that sounds like it might pertain to instructing, but
doesn’t? What’s a three syllable word for a private conversation
between two persons (this is also the word for a sofa intended to
seat two). Right in … Read more

Volunteer firemen training held

By Chris Coleman, Fire coordinator

In the past few weeks, the Choctaw County Fire Services, in
conjunction with the MS State Fire Academy, held an EMS support
operations 12 hour training for the Volunteer Firemen in and around
Choctaw County.… Read more

Consolidation plans argued in federal court

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

How the Choctaw County School District should be consolidated is
still an unanswered question, as of press time Monday.

The CCSD (or district) and the Department of Justice presented their
plans and evidence to … Read more

Indians take crucial sweep in district play

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman High School baseball team heard something from head
baseball coach Patrick Nutt on Friday that they won’t likely hear again.

“I told them we hold our destiny in our hands,” Nutt said … Read more


Mr. Ted Powell
March 29, 2013
Funeral services for Ted W. Powell, 75, were held at 2 p.m. on
Monday, April 1, 2013 at Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Randle
Poss and Rev. Curtis Guess officiating. Burial followed in the … Read more

Sports schedule

Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Manchester
Prep Softball
5 p.m. — Weir at West Lowndes
6 p.m. — East Webster at Ackerman
6:30 p.m. — Hamilton at Eupora
Junior College Tennis
TBA — Spring Mixer … Read more