Obituaries

Nellie Sue Edwards
February 6, 2013

Funeral services for Nellie Sue Edwards, 82, were held at 11 a.m. on February 8, 2013 at Ackerman Church of God with Revs Greg Chamblee and Bill Taylor officiating. Burial followed in Enon Cemetery … Read more

Supervisors to restructure bonds for $17.3 million

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors approved to restructure bonds for $17.3 million in their January 31 meeting.

These bonds are to payoff the current revenue bonds of $13.5 million that the supervisors sold … Read more

Aldermen hire police officer

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen approved to hire Guyton Montgomery as a full-time police officer for the Ackerman Police Department.

After recognizing the resignation of APD officer David McCool, the board and Police Chief … Read more

Hospital searching for administrator

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw is now searching for a new hospital administrator.

“We have started the national search for a new administrator,” said Steve Fontaine, vice president of hospital operations for Pioneer Health … Read more

JuneFest 2013 date announced

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

Saturday, June 1, 2013, will be the date of the sixth annual Choctaw County JuneFest. Planning for the event officially kicked off last week with a committee meeting at the Chamber of Commerce office.… Read more