Editorial roundup

Be patient about fuel tax Winston Churchill, the legendary British prime minister, made this observation during World War II: “You can always count on Americans to do the right thing — after they’ve tried everything else.” The Mississippi Legislature, when…

Obituaries

Mr. Arthur Arterberry March 1, 2017 Funeral services for Mr. Arthur Arterberry, 70, were held at Millsprings MB Church in Weir Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11 a.m. Rev. Lynn Cunningham officiated. Mr. Arterberry was a sawmiller and a member…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 122 Miscellaneous Incident Reports and 28 Incident offense reports in the last 2 weeks.   2/24/17 Chad Austin Goodin, W/M, 6/4/97, CSO, Bench warrant/Simple assault & hold for Winston Co SO   2/25/17 Jason…

Requesting submissions for Profile 2017

The Choctaw Plaindealer is gearing up for its 2017 Profile Edition premiering late March. The Plaindealer’s Profile Edition is our biggest edition of the year, packed with articles and pictures regarding the county’s main happenings over the past year as…