The Civil War – Second Battle of Corinth

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

In the spring of 1862, following the Battles of Shiloh and Corinth, Federal troops occupied Corinth and her railroad junction, as well as nearby Booneville. While under occupation, Union forces had beefed up the defense works … Read more

FM 108 Day set for this Saturday

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Make plans to head to French Camp this Saturday for the 2013 FM 108 Day at the WFCA radio station. Join FM 108, French Camp Academy and more from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. to help … Read more

Chamber to sponsor holiday events

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The holidays are right around the corner! Before we know it, they will be here. The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce with the help of local merchants has been planning a few holiday events.… Read more

Ackerman FY 2011-2012 budget approved

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Town of Ackerman has set a total budget of $2,056,324 for Fiscal Year 2012-2013 with a tax levy of 50 mils.

The Board of Aldermen approved the budget and tax levy in their … Read more

Opinion filed in tax lawsuit against county

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Fifth Circuit Court Judge Clarence E. Morgan III recently filed his opinion in a lawsuit filed by Choctaw Gas Generation, LLC against Choctaw County.

Choctaw Gas Generation filed the lawsuit concerning the amount of … Read more