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FRIDAY, SEPT. 13

Prep Football

7 p.m. — Choctaw County at Union

7 p.m. — East Webster at Houston

7 p.m. — Eupora at Coahoma AHS

7 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater

7 p.m. — Philadelphia at Louisville

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Slow start costs Choctaw County in loss to Vikings

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Coach Adam Dillinger expects his Chargers to open this week’s game at Union with a little more excitement than they did last Friday night in a 31-21 loss to homestanding North Pontotoc.

“We … Read more

MSU library technology available to all

From Press Reports

 

Mitchell Memorial Library offers patrons so much more than printed materials: it’s the technological center of Mississippi State, housing the latest hardware, software and multimedia equipment.

And the best part is — the university library is … Read more

Lady Panthers slowly getting ready for district play

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

It’s a little more than two weeks before the French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team opens district play, and first-year head coach Sarah Skidmore says her Lady Panthers are gaining experience as they … Read more

Pack food safety with your tailgate party

Submitted by:  Juli Hughes, County Coordinator

Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County  662-285-6337

 

Now that football season is starting up across the country, tailgaters are firing up their grills and breaking out their hamburgers, hot dogs and … Read more

Mathiston to host annual beauty pageant

By Press Reports

 

The Civic League of Mathiston has planned their annual beauty pageant, Miss and Mister Mathiston All Crown Pageant, for Saturday, October 12. The pageant will begin at 2 PM with the doors opening at noon and … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Sarah Lue Billups

Wednesday September 4, 2013

Funeral Service for Mrs. Sarah Lue Billups, 89, were held at Mt. Bell M. B. Church, Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 2:00 Pm. Officiating was Rev. Billy J. Clay. Burial followed in … Read more

Research is impacted by natural disasters

By Bonnie Coblentz

MSU Ag Communications

 

In a state where tornadoes, hurricanes and floods are regular — although unwanted — visitors, Mississippi State University has plans for how to preserve data and ongoing research projects.

Hurricane Katrina’s Aug. 29 … Read more