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Cochran and Wicker move to strike critical access hospital regulation

32 Mississippi Hospitals Affected by Ill-Advised 96-Hour Hospitalization Rule

U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today announced their support for legislation to protect rural hospitals, including more than 30 in Mississippi, from a new regulation requiring physicians … Read more

Supervisors discuss upcoming senate bill

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors discussed an upcoming senate bill, as well as held bids on a trailer during their regular meeting held on Feb. 2 at the Choctaw County Courthouse.

After the … Read more

Choctaw County’s Bradley named All-State

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Jamarcus Bradley is living the high school athlete’s dream. On Wednesday he is expected to sign an NCAA Division I football scholarship, and last week he was named second team all-state by Mississippi’s largest … Read more

Local MSU Fall graduates

By Press Reports
 
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for each, based on a … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 02/03/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

To achieve a practical and natural use of advanced words in your vocabulary, they must be used in your thinking, speaking, and writing several times a day within one week. … Read more

A Thought for Today – 02/04/2015

Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, you must not eat from any tree in the garden?”

The woman said to … Read more

MSU Fall Semester Honor Roll

Students on the Mississippi State University’s President’s List achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C.… Read more