Hosket among those who claim All-OVC Football Honors

Chad Meredith, Alex Knight, Cameron Sanders, Will Young and Jesse Hosket were named to the 2016 All-Ohio Valley Conference Football Team recently. Meredith, Knight and Sanders each collected first-team honors, Young was a second-team selection and Hosket garnered all-newcomer accolades.…

French Camp Academy bounces back for win

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy bounced back from a tough third quarter to take a 61-58 win over Noxapater in prep basketball action on Friday night. The FCA boys dropped a 63-54 decision…

Choctaw County boys split two hoops contests

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Chargers of Choctaw County High School played well in a 67-21 home win over Nanih Waiya on Friday night, but the turnaround for an early morning Saturday game was just too much as CCHS…

Calendar of Events

Bluegrass concert Dec. 17 Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers will be in concert on Saturday, Dec. 17th at 7 p.m. at the Ellis Theater in downtown Philadelphia. This Bluegrass concert will be filmed for a video to be included…

Holiday Open House set for Choctaw County Library

Submitted by Juli Hughes Mississippi State University Extension – Choctaw County The annual Holiday Open House will be held Thursday, December 8 from 2:30 until 6 p.m. at the Choctaw County Library.  Activities for the day include: Santa! Bring your…

Douglas to sing at Highlight Luncheon

Submitted by Mary Nell Coblentz French Camp’s Christmas Historical Highlight Luncheon will be Tuesday, December 13. They will have a delicious Christmas meal, enjoy Christmas music by soloist Danita Oswalt Douglas and have a fun gift exchange.   Danita has…