Lady Chargers counting on depth this season

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Lady Chargers of Choctaw County may be a young basketball team again this year, but they should have a lot of depth.

“A lot of times you can see three freshman and two … Read more

Dixie Pan Club holds October meeting

By Press Reports

Meeting of the Dixie Pan Club was held on October 15. Thought of the day-No day is any better than another; it is you who makes the difference.

Edwina Wise gave our treasurer report and we discussed … Read more

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

Written by: Dr. Carla Stanford, Regional Health Specialist
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension Service-Choctaw County 285-6337

Approximately 230,000 Mississippians have diabetes, and an additional 115,000 of those people have the disease and do not even know it. … Read more

Civil War – Battle of Johnsonville, Tennessee

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The Federal campaign in Tennessee was known as the Franklin and Nashville Campaign of 1864. It was also known as Hood’s Tennessee Campaign, with all the action in the “Western Theatre.”

“In an effort to check … Read more

Calendar of Events – 11/5/2014

WTVA’s Food for Families Food Drive begins
Oct. 27-Dec. 12

WTVA’s Food for Families Food Drive begins October 27 and goes through December 12.  All food collected in Choctaw County goes to Broken Wings Ministries.  While any non-perishable food items … Read more