News

School Board recognizes teachers at montly meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board held their monthly meeting on November 13.

In this meeting, the board recognized teachers who had had students who scored star, high performing or no minimal on the MCT2 … Read more

Christmas Parade entry forms available

By Staff and Press Reports

With only one week until the annual Ackerman Christmas Parade, Town Hall encourages people, organizations, churches, etc. to fill out parade entry forms.

This year’s parade will be Thursday, December 4 at … Read more

County approves fund request from Hospital Trustees

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors approves to fund the Choctaw Regional Hospital $47,000 in a 4-1 vote in the November 10 meeting.

Jeff Bedford, chief financial officer for the hospital, submitted a request … Read more

Cochran, Nunnelee winners in general election

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The 2014 General Election saw a number of positions up for grabs, including a U.S. Senate seat, a 1st Congressional District seat, as well as a number of local races for Chancery and Circuit … Read more

‘Shop Small’ Nov. 29

by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is participating in Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  This is a nationwide marketing campaign to “shop small” sponsored by American Express.

This day is dedicated to supporting small … Read more

FCE Kindergarten students score 2nd in state

By French Camp Elementary

The Kindergarten class at French Camp Elementary School’s Scale Score Average on the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment was the second highest in the state.

This is based on information that was released by the Mississippi Department of … Read more

Turkey Recipes – Weir Elementary School

Submitted photos
WES Pre-K Thanksgiving Lunch
The Pre-K students at Weir Elementary invited their parents to eat Thanksgiving lunch.  A good time was had by all.  
Thank you to all of the parents who attended.  Also, a big thank you to the WES cafeteria staff for making this possible.

Weir Elementary School

“How to cook a turkey?”

Mrs. Howard & Ms. Hemphill’s Pre-K Class – Weir Elementary School

Jeremiah Baldwyn-I will go to Sunflower and buy my turkey. I will take it home and cut him. I’ll cook him … Read more