Supervisors consider restructuring bonds

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors may restructure the current $13 million bonds for a lower interest rate and savings. The supervisors sold the $13 million bonds over a year ago to build the … Read more

County Relay for Life plans underway

From press reports

Are you a cancer survivor or do you have a loved one who has battled cancer? The American Cancer Society wants to host a Relay for Life in Choctaw County on Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 10 … Read more

Lee honored for year

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Indians continue to rack up post season awards.

After the Indians received multiple Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 2A All-State honors for their performances in the 2012 high school football season, … Read more

Miller inducted into the South Central Region Hall of Fame

By Press Reports

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. held its 83rd Annual South Central Leadership Conference at the Jackson Marriott Hotel and Jackson Convention Center this summer.

More than 800 members from the states of Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi … Read more


Bobbie Jean Veazey December 27, 2012 Funeral services for Bobbie Jean Veazey, 80, were held at 11 a.m. on December 29, 2012 at Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Ackerman with Rev. Curtis Guess officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Moriah Baptist … Read more