Website updates to begin on Thursdays

The Choctaw Plaindealer will now update its publication date of its website beginning July 14 on Thursdays. You will now be able to view the latest edition of the paper online on Thursdays. … Read more

Superintendent announces building plans

By Chuck Bailey

The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Education had a busy May, not only did they hold their regularly scheduled meeting May 9. They also held three special called meetings May 3, May 24 and May … Read more

Every child deserves a great camp adventure

Camp of adventure in county

By Randall Murphree,


American Family Association Journal

Lake Anne, still waters pristine blue, nestles among green wooded hillsides. Quiet rustic cabins stand near the abandoned sandy beach. It’s early May, and there’s hardly another … Read more

Box set to represent Choctaw County in State DYW Program

From Press Reports

Katie Beth Box, Distinguished Young Woman of Choctaw County, will be one of 31 Mississippi high school seniors competing for more than $30,500 dollars in college scholarships when the 2017 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi Program gets … Read more

Bertha Dean Richardson

Indianola, MS

Bertha Dean Richardson, 74, of Indianola, passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Bertha was born in Stewart, MS and was the daughter of Robert A. and Edna E. Dean. She was … Read more