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.…

Veteran’s Day ceremony held at CCHS

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer This year’s recognition of Veteran’s Day was special for the residents of Choctaw County as The Choctaw County High School and VFW Post 5569 in Ackerman partnered for this year’s Veterans Day ceremony, which…