By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Need a good plant for those hot, dry, sunny places? How about verbena?
Pink, red, and white-flowering selections are common, but those aren’t your only choices. One is called “Peaches … Read more
I have more easy recipes for your busy weeknights! It’s Brock to the rescue! What is better than super home-cooked meals and desserts when you get home from a long and busy day? I have three simple and fabulous recipes … Read more
Most everyone that has a vegetable garden is enjoying fresh tomatoes right now. Those of us who love fresh salsa, picante sauce and other Tex/Mex dishes that are flavored with cilantro are lamenting the fact that our garden … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Richard Nordquist’s article “The William F. Buckley
Vocabulary Quiz” pointed out that the former Firing Line host and seasoned
journalist was equipped with the vocabulary of a mischievous lexicographer and… Read more
Sparky is a 2 month old lab mix. He has started on shots and worming. His $40 adoption fee will include a neuter. Please call 285-9006 to schedule an appointment to see him.
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The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed seven incident offense reports and 13 miscellaneous incident reports last week.
7/22/13 Kristina Carpenter W/F 5/30/85 CsSO Petit Larceny
7/23/13 Charlene L Jackson B/F 8/30/51 CSO No D.L., No Proof of Insurance, & Bench … Read more
By Press Reports
Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster County Board of Supervisors will meet on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at 1 p.m. in Winona at the North Central Planning and Development District to sign a resolution establishing the Regional Economic … Read more
From press reports
The road of life is often rocky and filled with unforeseen obstacles—like traumatic injuries, life-threatening injuries and major surgeries. Blood donors help pave the way to recovery for patients by making sure blood is available when … Read more
By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Summer is almost over for Choctaw County School District students. School begins on Thursday, August 8, which leaves one week to get all of the back-to-school shopping complete.
CCSD schools have announced their … Read more
By Glen Blaine, AES principal
I want to welcome everyone back to a new school year and hope that everyone had a wonderful summer break.
We will hold our Open House on Tuesday, August 6th from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. … Read more