Thirteen athletes earn NJCAA academic honors

Paxton Sims of Ackerman is among honorees

From School Reports

Copiah-Lincoln Community College had 13 athletes earn NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards. The awards are given on three levels, exemplary academic achievement (3.60-3.79 GPA), superior achievement (3.80-3.99 GPA), and pinnacle achievement … Read more

Plaindealer closed 4th of July

In observance of the 4th of July Holiday, the Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Monday, July 4.

The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 5.

Deadline for the upcoming Wednesday, July 6 edition of the Choctaw Plaindealer … Read more

Chamber, Art’s Place to host Business After Hours

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Art’s Place to hold a Business After Hours. Join us on Tuesday, July 12 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm at Art’s Place, in downtown Ackerman, to share … Read more


Mae V. Glass

June 10, 2016

Funeral Services for Mrs. Mae V. Glass were held on June 17, 2016 at 1:00 pm at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ of Louisville. Reverend Tracy Glass officiated along Elder Ronnie L. Paige.… Read more

Proposed changes to nuisance animal regulations noted

From Press Reports

The Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks approved proposed rule changes to the General Regulation for the Taking of Nuisance Animals June 22.

At the request of the U.S. Forest Service, to address safety, resource concerns, and … Read more

Wilson lands ICC scholarship

From School Reports

Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2016 include Elizabeth M. Wilson of Mathiston, Leadership.

Wilson is a 2016 graduate of Choctaw County High School where she participated in Beta Club, Academic Team, cheerleading, band, color guard … Read more