Two qualify for school board seats

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Only person each qualified for the District 3 and District 4 School Board seats that are up for election in November.

Linda McDaniel qualified for District 3 School Board seat. She is currently serving … Read more

County budget approved

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors approved the Fiscal Year 2012-2013 budget in the August 31 board meeting. The fiscal year begins October. 1.

Choctaw County has a total budget of approximately $13,201,958.62 for … Read more

County tax levy set with no tax increase

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County tax levy was set with no tax increase for the 2012-2013 fiscal year.

In the August 31 meeting, the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors approved a millage rate of 79.09 which … Read more

Weir Lions fall to Noxapater Tigers 41-0

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Weir Lions began their division schedule this past Friday against defending Class 1A State Champion Noxpater Tigers. The Lions, who were short a few players, would not be able to handle the Tigers … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Paul Michael Pattridge Saturday, September 1, 2012 Graveside services for Mr. Paul Michael Pattridge. 61, were held at 2 p.m., September 2, 2012 at Crape Creek Cemetery. Rev. Doug Atkinson officiated.

A resident of Stewart, Mr. Pattridge served in … Read more

Supes discuss employee sick day requirement

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

A short discussion on the Choctaw County employee handbook was the main topic of discussion in the September 4 meeting of the Board of Supervisors. Lori Fiebig, tax assessor/collector, told the board that she … Read more