There must be a reason why over $1.5 Billion has been invested in economic development projects in Choctaw County, Mississippi since 1997. From the Red Hills Ecoplex the Ecological Industrial Park of the Future to the Sumners Grant which provides tuition assistance to Choctaw County students Choctaw County Mississippi is a proactive business friendly community with the inviting warmth of a Southern small town that we call A Sense of Place. Novelists write about it. City dwellers long for it. But the people of Choctaw County live it. Our Sense of Place comes from the beauty of the land our commitment to progress and a southern penchant for neighborliness. It is the basis of all that is positive about the area and it is why more and more people are discovering Choctaw County, Mississippi.