News

Now is good time to grow lettuce in Mississippi

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly

Extension Horticulture Specialists

 

The Mississippi Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association will have its annual conference Nov. 14 and 15 at Choctaw Mississippi’s Silver Star Casino.

The conference is geared toward folks who grow … Read more

Christmas Parade theme announced

By Press Reports

 

The Town of Ackerman is proud to announce the theme for the 2013 Christmas Parade. This year’s theme will be Christmas Blessings – Unity in the Community. The parade is set for Thursday, December 5, at … Read more

Delta expands broadband in Ackerman

From press reports

 

Delta Telephone Company has been providing broadband service to its customers since 2004, and began the process to incorporate fiber to the home in the delivery of broadband in 2007. Currently over 44 miles of fiber … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Forty years ago AM radios were tuned to WLS in Chicago to hear Bob Sirott’s suave delivery, witticisms, and the hit records he played. “Bob Sirott’s First Radio Broadcast” is … Read more

5 vehicle accident occurs on Hwy. 15 North

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Five vehicles including a school bus and a garbage truck were involved in an accident on Highway 15 north on October 16.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said around 7 a.m. a north bound … Read more

Pink Event details announced

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw announces details for The Pink Event to be held October 29 from 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m.

The hospital encourages everyone to come to The Pink Event at the hospital … Read more