A child was shot and killed on the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians' reservation Sunday. Tribal officials haven't released any details yet, but say Choctaw Police and the FBI are investigating. The shooting happened in the Bogue Chitto community. An MBCI statement says, "We... Read More.
FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON: A Philadelphia man was sentenced to 68 months in federal prison for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine on the Choctaw Indian Reservation, announced U.S. Attorney Darren J. LaMarca and Special Agent in Charge Brad... Read More.
(Brian Montgomery) An incredible turn out at the Silver Star Convention Center saw Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indian Tribal Chief Cyrus Ben sworn into office yesterday. Led by a procession of drummers (himself included) playing beautifully... Read More.
The 73rd Annual Choctaw Indian Fair is back! This year's event features traditional social dances, the Choctaw Indian Princess Pageant, the World Series of Stickball Tournament, food, fun, and cultural presentations. Musical entertainment inlcudes Jeremy Camp, Firehouse, Chase Rise, and... Read More.
Cyrus Ben has been reelected chief of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians. Ben got 62 per cent of the vote according to the unofficial results of Tuesday's tribal elections beating his two challengers including former chief Phyllis Anderson. 215 absentee ballots will be... Read More.
The 73rd Edition of the Choctaw Indian Fair will take place July 12-15 in Choctaw, Mississippi.Entertainment on the main stage this year will start off with the 68th Annual Choctaw Indian Princess Pageant on Wednesday, July 12.Jeremy Camp takes the stage on Thursday, July... Read More.
On December 26, a house fire with fatalities occurred in the Pearl River Community in Neshoba County on Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians tribal lands. Information provided by the Tribe's Department of Public Safety shows that the fire started at around 1:30 am on... Read More.
They inaugurated the new field. They crowned the homecoming queen. And they played a near-perfect game. The Whippets gave no quarter and beat the Warriors with a final score of 35-8.Tyran Mosley was named the Autumn Ridge Player of the Game. Now, that's something... Read More.