By Daryl Jones
Natural Resource Enterprises
MSU Extension Service
There are several things landowners should consider before allowing people to use or rent their land for recreation, such as hunting and fishing.
Important considerations include drafting a legal lease, addressing … Read more
By Mary Grace Eppes
MSU Ag Communications
MISSISSIPPI STATE – Many Mississippi bow hunters eagerly await the first hunt of the season and each year, more of those hunters are women.
Katie Pepper of Canton, a former Mississippi State University … Read more
From press reports
The State Board of Election Commissioners met recently to certify candidates on the November 8, 2016 General Election Ballot. Statutory members of the State Board include Governor Phil Bryant, Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, and Attorney General … Read more
Submitted by Deanie Graves
Broken Wings Ministries hosted its first Painting Party with 20th Century Club members. 20th Century ladies created individualized art pieces while learning about the great work being done at Broken Wings. Mary Reed, local art instructor … Read more
By Joseph McCain
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Residents in three fire districts in Choctaw County could see fire insurance premiums drop as much as 20 percent.
Bywy Volunteer Fire Department District, Simpson Volunteer Fire Department District, and Union Volunteer Fire Department … Read more
By Sylvia Dickson
Bring the family for a fun day at Harvest Festival, Saturday, October 8, 2016, in the French Camp/Natchez Trace Historic District. Started in 1951 by the French Camp Community Club, Harvest Festival is a 65 year old … Read more
Mississippians no longer have to leave the comfort of their home or office to change their existing voter registration information.
‘Y’all Vote’ — located at www.yallvote.sos.ms.gov — launched today in connection with National Voter Registration Month. The site … Read more
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Computer Workshop Offered
Sept. 22, 27 & 29, 9 a.m.- 11a.m., Choctaw County MSU Extension Office, Harmon Circle-Courthouse Annex, Ackerman. An introduction to the Internet, Windows, Email and … Read more
Lee has strong game in ULL’s Sun Belt win over South Alabama
From combined reports
Former Choctaw County High School standout Taboris Lee recorded five tackles, including 1.5 behind the line of scrimmage to help the Louisiana-Lafayette hold of Sun … Read more
By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer
On Saturday wildlife enthusiasts will celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. Over a century ago, hunters and anglers were the first supporters of conservation and wildlife management. They recognized that the rapid … Read more