MHSAA ruling has no affect on French Camp

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer For now, nothing has changed in what determines a student’s athletic eligibility at French Camp Academy. A ruling last week by the executive committee of the Mississippi High School Activities Association association restricted students from…

The Civil War – History of 33rd Mississippi Infantry

Submitted by C.J. Johnson The 33rd Mississippi included companies from southwest, central, and northern Mississippi. Company G, the Jeff Davis Browns, was raised in Choctaw County. This history comes from Dunbar Rowland’s “Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898.” “This regiment was…

In Our Community – 07/29/15

“Life Is a Beach” Lisa Harris Recently the extended family and I took our annual beach trip to Orange Beach, Alabama. My parents were there, my kids, my brothers, my nieces and nephews, my sister in laws, and my son’s…

Where to vote in Choctaw County

The upcoming Democratic and Republican Party Primary Election in Choctaw County will feature only one split precinct this year – District 5. Residents of this district will be asked to vote, depending on their location, for the office of Constable…

Jail Docket – 07/29/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 44 miscellaneous incident reports and 13 incident offense reports this week 7/16/15 Tregory Esters, b/m, 8/8/87, APD:  shoplifting, false identity information, susp D.L., & FTA/contempt

Sound off! – 07/29/15

Information from the Choctaw County Veterans Service Office Serving those who served By Mark Bunn SFC, USA (Retired) Veterans Service Officer I hope everyone had a great July 4, Independence Day and I hope everyone took a moment to remember…