Calendar of Events

Birthday celebration Grace Sloan Dec. 30 The family of Grace Sloan invites everyone to help her celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, December 30 at Hopewell Baptist Church Fellowship Hall from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. The church is located at 724 … Read more

Supes discuss med control, training for volunteer firefighters

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Med control and medical training for volunteer firefighters was discussed in the December 10 meeting of the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors.

Weir Fire Department Chief Anthony McGee addressed the supervisors asking them why … Read more

Bomb threat at Courthouse

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

A bomb threat was called into the Choctaw County Courthouse on December 12.

This bomb threat was one of at least 29 others called into other Mississippi county courthouses which were all determined to … Read more

MHP steps up holiday enforcement

From press reports

In 1988 while in law school at Ole Miss, Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn lost his parents and younger sister to a drunk driver. Speaker Gunn says his entire, immediate family was taken in one moment.

‚ÄúSince … Read more

School Board quickly approves agenda

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board quickly approved all business in their December 10 regularly scheduled meeting. In ten minutes, the board approved both the consent and financial agendas.

District 2 School Board Member Clint … Read more

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