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Private Applicator Training to be held March 6

From press reports Pesticide applicator certification is a legal requirement for persons using restricted-use pesticides in any situation, as well as for those individuals who apply general-use products in a commercial situation and are required to be licensed by both…

Choctaw Medical Center Blood Drive planned

From staff and press reports Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will be holding a blood drive with Choctaw Medical Center in Ackerman, Tuesday, March 7, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the hospital. Donors…

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 12 Incident Offense reports and 53 Miscellaneous Incident reports this week   2/17/17 James T. Schick W/M 4/26/78 CSO Bench warrant/petit larceny, theft of utilities, & felony bad check   2/19/17 Derek Carter B/M…

Chamber to hold Annual meeting next week

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce The Annual Meeting of the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will be held March 9 at 5:30 p.m. at the Community Center in Ackerman. The public is invited to attend the meeting to learn more…

MSU Extension offers workforce development program

From press reports Mississippians can apply to participate in an upcoming workforce development program to help them get work-from-home jobs. The program recruits, trains, places and mentors participants for full-time or part-time customer service jobs. The Mississippi State University Extension…

DNow 2017 held

By Jason Stewart “Devoted”. Everyone is devoted to something in this world we live in. Some are devoted to family while others are devoted to material things. What we are devoted to tends to be what we spend the most…

Private Applicator Training to be held March 6

From press reports Pesticide applicator certification is a legal requirement for persons using restricted-use pesticides in any situation, as well as for those individuals who apply general-use products in a commercial situation and are required to be licensed by both…

Kosciusko Veterans Town Hall Meeting set

From press reports What: The G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center is hosting a town hall for Veterans, family members, stakeholders and the public, to provide feedback on VA operations and recommendations for VA programs. Leadership will be on hand…

Requesting submissions for Profile 2017

The Choctaw Plaindealer is gearing up for its 2017 Profile Edition premiering late March. The Plaindealer’s Profile Edition is our biggest edition of the year, packed with articles and pictures regarding the county’s main happenings over the past year as…