On Saturday, May 10, residents across America will be asked to join the U.S. Postal Service and its delivery carriers to combat one of this nation’s growing problems — hunger, by leaving food at their mailboxes. This year is the … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
During April 1864, there was quite a bit of action taking place in Arkansas. In mid-April, a government was inaugurated at the Arkansas state capital that supported the Union.
The fighting during April was part of … Read more
By Beth Poganski
MSU Extension Service
MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi might not have been ranked the healthiest or the wealthiest state in 2013, but if there were a ranking for water resources, Mississippi would be near the top of the … Read more
By Gary R. Bachman
Annual flowering vinca has attractive foliage and gorgeous flowers. The foliage is a glossy, dark green and has a prominent rib in the middle of the leaf. This coloration makes for a fantastic background … Read more
From press reports
MISSISSIPPI STATE — The Mississippi State University Extension Service is offering white-tailed deer management workshops to give landowners and managers hands-on education on improving deer herds and hunting opportunities.
The workshops will be … Read more
April 23, April 29
If you’re interested in learning how to use coupons to save money on groceries and other items, we have two opportunities for you. Please call the Choctaw County Extension Office at 285-6337 to reserve … Read more
For the third consecutive year, C Spire has been named one of the top business technology innovators in the U.S. by InformationWeek.
C Spire executives learned about the ranking during an awards program Tuesday night at the 26th annual InformationWeek … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 102 miscellaneous incident reports and six incident offense reports last week.… Read more
From the Civic League of Mathiston
Come help the Civic League of Mathiston celebrate Mathiston’s 125th birthday on the weekend of May 30/31.
Many fun activities will be going on. Friday night, we will have a gospel singing, hamburger/hotdog plates … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
It was a historic day on the French Camp Academy campus during a special chapel held to present the 2013 French Camp Academy Panthers Football Team with their state championship rings.
Many who have … Read more