School Board holds lengthy meeting

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Choctaw County School Board set their budget hearing and approval dates in their May 13 meeting.

After a short discussion on dates and times, the board approved to have the required budget … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Hazel Adkins

Funeral services were held for Barbara Hazel Adkins, 69, were held at 11 AM Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Wise Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with Bro. Allen Robinson and Bro. Jason Bridges officiating. Burial followed in … Read more

Kids’ World expanded for JuneFest

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

JuneFest has plenty of activities planned for the entire family to enjoy together this year. Mark your calendars now to spend Saturday, June 1, in downtown Ackerman. There will be activities held throughout the … Read more

Complaint filed at Ackerman Aldermen meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Tina Goodin appeared before the Ackerman Board of Aldermen to file an official complaint against the Ackerman Police Department.

She said her complaint is that somehow her booking photo was circulated less than 24 … Read more

Supervisors debate to purchase tar distributor

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors is debating on whether or not to purchase a brand new tar distributor truck for approximately $150,000.

In their previous meeting, Jay Barrett with Puckett-Caterpillar presented the board … Read more

Medical Foundation holds annual meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Purchasing children’s play area equipment and sponsoring three scholarships are a few things that the Choctaw County Medical Foundation did within the last year.

This was announced in the foundation’s annual meeting on May … Read more