Supes discuss economic development partnership

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Funding for the proposed economic development partnership is up in the air after the December 10 Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Choctaw County along with Montgomery, Webster and Carroll Counties are planning to … Read more

Ribbon cutting held at Weir Caf

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome new owners and celebrate the opening of Weir Café on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. The Weir Café is operated by Rusty … Read more


Shirley Mae (Hall) Edwards December 14, 2012 Funeral Services for Shirley Mae (Hall) Edwards, 82, were held on December 17, 2012 at Chester Baptist Church with Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial followed in Chester Baptist Church Cemetery near Ackerman, MS.… Read more

Poultry holds on to No. 1 spot in state

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications

Poultry again took the top spot among Mississippi’s agricultural commodities for 2012, with a preliminary estimated value of $2.5 billion.

The total estimated value of poultry increased from 2011 by 6.2 percent. Broilers gained … Read more

Calendar of Events

Community Stew Dec. 22 Mt. Moriah Baptist Church invites everyone to a free Community Stew on Saturday, December 22 beginning at 11 a.m. in the Sullivan’s Store parking lot on Hwy 413 between French Camp and Weir. Come one and … Read more