Live demo teaches electrical safety

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Being aware of the dangers of electricity could possibly save a person’s life. Construction Trades students at the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center learned of these dangers in a live demonstration from the … Read more

County students receive football honors for 2012

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

With the end of the Mississippi High School Activities Association 2012 football season, several Choctaw county players received postseason honors.

The 2012 Mississippi Association of Coaches recently announced the Class 1A and 2A All-State … Read more

Knitting in public, oh my

Submitted by: Jan Ballard Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337

(From local newspaper in 1917?) “Knitters Are Busy”

“The Ackerman Red Cross Chapter makes, another shipment of knitted garments, consisting of sweaters, helmets, socks and wristlets.

Several … Read more

Higgins honored with House Resolution

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Retired Choctaw County District 4 Supervisor Thomas Higgins was recently honored with House Resolution 112 commending him for his 11 years of public service.

District 35 Rep. Joey Hood presented Higgins with the resolution … Read more