FC Pioneer Day 2016

Chuck Bailey/Staff

DSC_0003 DSC_0020 DSC_0026 DSC_0029The annual Pioneer Day was held in the French Camp Historic District on May 14 with period demonstrators and artisans showcasing crafts such as chair caning, quilting, wood carving, and more.… Read more

Sights of Pine Tree Fest

Chuck Bailey/Staff

DSC_0006 DSC_0008 DSC_0047-1Choctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest was held Friday and Saturday, June 3-4 in downtown Ackerman. The Pine Tree Music Fest featured two days of fun for the entire family. Look for more pictures and results of all … Read more

News of Yesteryear

Five years ago this week–From the files of the May 26, 2011 Choctaw Plaindealer

Nursing Home Week celebration

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County Nursing Home residents and staff enjoyed a week full of activities, fun and food.… Read more

In our community

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

We saw that our boys’ hair was cut and trimmed and our girls’ hair was clean and had length. Our boys’ jeans were clean and had no holes (if so we patched them); their shirts … Read more


Mr. Tommie B. “Tom” Estes

Funeral services for Mr. Tommie B. “Tom” Estes were conducted at 3 pm on Saturday, May 21, 2016 from the Ott & Lee Chapel with the Rev. Chris Dupree officiating. Interment followed in the Eastern … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 14 incident offense reports and 67 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

5/27/16 Nicholas Morrow W/M 11/25/90 CSO Malicious Mischief & Felony Weapon Possession

5/28/16 Michael Rhodes W/M 11/6/75 D2/CSO Susp. D.L.

5/29/16 Larry L. … Read more