Monthly Archives: September 2016

Our hunting guide for all in today’edition

Dear Sportswomen… Being a wife, mother and holding down a full time job can get a little stressful at times, but thats life – and I wouldn’t change it for anything. I’ve come to realize in the last several years…

In our community

That’s Life By Ruth Nowlin My article will be short this time – don’t know if that will be received as good or bad.  Anyway, I am in the throes of digging out corners and moving spider webs.  For some…

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 58 Miscellaneous Incident reports and 7 Incident Offense reports this week. 9/16/16 Deshan Shannon B/F 2/19/78 APD Disturbing the Peace 9/16/16 Larryn Lee Miller B/M 1/3/96 CSO Bench warrant/No D.L., No D.L., No Insurance,…

Letter to the editor

Thank you The family of Harold Shurden would like to extend our heartfelt thanks for the many acts of kindness shown to us during the illness and loss of our loved one. The prayers, food, cards, calls, and texts were…

Wings over Winston returns October 1

From staff and press reports In what is becoming one of the fastest growing events in Winston County and surrounding area, The Louisville-Winston Airport will host the 3rd Annual “Wings over Winston” aerobatic air show October 1, 2016. “I’m excited…

Boy scouts offer much to area youth

Submitted United Way of North Central Mississippi supports fifteen agencies throughout Oktibbeha, Choctaw, Winston, and Webster counties. Of these fifteen agencies, a majority of them are devoted to making a special impact in the children of their community. Boy Scouts…

Cochran backs bill offering relief from Obamacare penalties

Press reports U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) announced that he is cosponsoring legislation to provide relief to Mississippians stuck between escalating Obamacare premium costs and higher tax penalties for going without health insurance. The Relief from Obamacare Mandate Act (S.3297)…

Calendar of Events

Please email your calendar of events, notices and public meetings to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com Annual Yard Sale for Operation Christmas Child An annual yard sale for Operation Christmas Child will be held at Fellowship Baptist Church, 2333 Old Trace Road in Mathiston…

Landscape symposium offers advice and ideas

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Creative landscape experts will offer advice and inspiration to professionals and home gardeners alike at an Oct. 19 design symposium at Mississippi State University. The 61st Edward C. Martin Jr. Landscape…