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Supervisors hear District 4 road condition complaints

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors again received complaints from District 4 residents regarding their roads during the board’s April 3 meeting held at the Choctaw County Courthouse. A group of District 4 residents,…

Medical foundation aiming to make a difference

Submitted by Deanie Graves The Choctaw County Medical Foundation (CCMF) will be holding its annual meeting on May 2, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Center. The CCMF is a non-profit foundation that raises and disburses funds for the…

Dr. Connie Ray Black named outstanding dietitian

Submitted The Mississippi Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recently selected Dr. Connie Ray Black of Ackerman as the Outstanding Dietitian of the Year. The award was presented at the Academy’s Annual Conference in Biloxi. She is a fifth-generation Mississippian, born…

Exoplanets: Worlds beyond Earth and more

Submitted by Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free new program for this season called “EXOPLANETS: Worlds Beyond Our Own!” Edwin Faughn, director of Rainwater Observatory, will present this presentation on Friday,…

Calendar of Events

Ackerman School Reunion The 19th annual Ackerman School Reunion is set for Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Ty Cobb complex on the campus of Choctaw County High School. The event opens with free registration at 12…