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Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What’s a noun that has “as” right in the middle and means a morbid, threatening influence or atmosphere that tends to corrupt or deplete? Meaning reason or justification for existence, … Read more

State’s water resources need care, conservation

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

MSU offers four deer management workshops upcoming

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

Calendar of events

Couponing 101

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

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 102 miscellaneous incident reports and six incident offense reports last week.… Read more

MayFest in the Park upcoming

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