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Rep. Trent Kelly of the Mississippi First Congressional District visited the Choctaw County Courthouse on August 21. … Read more

MSU to debut weekly football show in September

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STARKVILLE – “Relentless: Mississippi State Football,” a new weekly show produced by Hail State Productions chronicling the 2015 Bulldog season from behind-the-scenes coverage to exclusive interviews makes its debut in September only on HailState.com.

The documentary will … Read more

Help students get strong starts each school year

By Amy Barefield
MSU School of Human Sciences

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Success in school depends more on the 16 hours spent outside the classroom than many parents may realize. Physical, emotional and social factors at home contribute significantly to academic … Read more

HCC Bulldogs set to visit Hinds on Thursday

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Bulldogs of Holmes Community College were set to open the 2015 football season in Raymond on Thursday as they traveled to take on Hinds Community College.

Holmes finished 4-5 overall last season and 3-3 … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/26/2015

THURS, AUG. 27
Prep Softball
4/5 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
4/6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Philadelphia… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 08/26/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What is iambic pentameter (eye-AM-bik pen-TAM-uh-tur)? Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary defines the noun iamb, which has been in English since 1586, as a metrical foot consisting of one short syllable … Read more