Lions near end of season with loss

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Weir Lions hosted the West Lowndes Panthers at Marion Kelley for their final home game.

The Lions were defeated by the Panthers, 14-7.

Weir stayed competitive throughout the matchup.

The Lion defense gave … Read more

Obituaries

James Creyer Pogue

On October 28, 2012, after a lengthy illness, James Creyer Pogue,85, of Eupora passed away at North MS Medical Center in Eupora surrounded by his loving family, and went to his Heavenly home.

James was born May … Read more

Local MSU summer graduates

By Press Reports

Mississippi State University announces their 2012 summer graduates from Choctaw County.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of … Read more

Calendar of Events

30 Day Giveaway The Ackerman Athletic Booster Club is sponsoring a 30 day giveaway during the month of November. Among items to be given away are: $100 cash, rifles, oil change, mani & pedis, gift certificates, and other items too … Read more

Nontraditional students at CCCTC

By Press Reports

At Choctaw County Career & Technology Center, there are many nontraditional students. A nontraditional student is defined as one who is enrolled in a class where 75 percent or more of the students are of the other … Read more

Mewbourn wins big

By Staff and Press Reports

Colton Mewbourn, 7 years old, of Choctaw County has been competing all year at his MEHSA club in Louisville. He competes in barrels, poles and area race. He rides on his new pony “Sugar Bear.” … Read more