Jail Docket – 01/27/2016

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Dept filed 29 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week.

1/16/16 Fred Baber B/M 7/19/87 APD Public Drunk
1/16/16 Melody Rushing Stagg W/F 12/11/72 CSO Burglary of a Dwelling, Poss. of Control Sub. … Read more

Registration open for ECCC’s Spring Intensive Term

It’s not too late to register for classes at East Central Community College in Decatur for the Spring 2016 Intensive Term II on-campus courses and the Spring 2016 Intensive Term II online courses.

The last day to register for on-campus … Read more

New director targets nutrition, health issues

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Sylvia Byrd is committed to improving the nutrition and health of low-resource households through her efforts as the new project director for the Mississippi State University Extension Service Office of Nutrition Education.… Read more

Letter to the Editor – 01/27/2016

A thank you
The best and most beautiful
Things in the world cannot
Be seen or even touched
They must be felt with the heart
-Helen Keller

It’s during this difficult time that we learn how much our friends really … Read more

Nutrition vulnerabilities increase as adults age

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Even people who can eat almost anything when they are young will eventually begin monitoring their calories, cholesterol, fiber, sodium or sugar as they get older.

Brent Fountain, associate professor of … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 01/27/2016

Eaton a victim of ‘home cooking’

It was clear from the start that the Republicans in the state House of Representatives were going to figure out a way to overturn an election in east Mississippi that kept them one vote … Read more

GCS honor roll

Grace Christian School Honor Roll

1st Grade Headmaster: Cade Gregory, Marshall Miller, Laci Montgomery, Eli Burdine, and Charlie Peeples
2nd Grade Headmaster: Allie Jenkins, Brooklyn Prince, Sterling Chambers, Cooper Randle, Daniel Butler and Ian Petite.
2nd Grade Honor Roll: Emmett … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/27/2016

NARFE Meeting
Jan. 28, 11:00 a.m., The National Active & Retired Federal Employee’s Association (NARFE) at the Hilton Garden Inn in Starkville. Guest speaker will be Jamey Bachman, Executive Director of Volunteer Starkville. All active and retired federal employees are … Read more

French Camp hoops set to host McAdams Friday

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy basketball teams are looking to pick up a region win this week when they host Ethel on Tuesday and McAdams on Friday.

Last week’s action saw the boys and girls both … Read more

In Our Community – 01/27/2016

A Thought For Today

By Ernestine Kennedy

And he said unto them all, if any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me. For whosoever will save his life shall … Read more