FCA hoops teams look to bounce back from loss

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer After dropping a pair of games to Eupora on Tuesday, the French Camp Academy boys and girls basketball teams have two weeks before hosting EHS on Tuesday, Nov. 29. After the Eupora match-up, FCA hosts…

In our community

Gobble Gobble Lisa Harris   Every year about this time we set aside one day to give thanks. That leaves 364 days to take everything for granted. We do have much to be thankful for and should do so more often.…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 91 Miscellaneous Incident reports and 13 Incident Offense reports this week. 11/11/16 C.B. Shumaker, B/M, 5/23/61, APD, disorderly conduct 11/12/16 Michael Miller, B/M, 01/19/56, CSO, bench warrant/MVL, bench warrant/Susp. D.L., bench warrant/DUI 1st refusal,…

Holiday Open House scheduled for Dec. 8

Submitted by Juli Hughes MSU Extension – Choctaw County The public is invited to attend our annual Holiday Open House & Santa will be held Thursday, December 8 from 2:30 until 6:00pm at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman.  Holiday…

Obituaries

Jimmy G. ‘Pete’ Long Nov. 17, 2016 Services for Jimmy G. “Pete” Long, 57, of Ackerman were Nov. 19, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Danny Irvin officiating. Burial was in Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Weir.…