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Calendar of Events – 08/19/15

Turning Tide
The MSU Extension Service- Choctaw County’s Turning the Tide on Poverty project is offering free adult computer classes. Class size is limited to 10 people and will be held Sept. 9,16, 23, and 30 from 9:30 a.m. -11:30 … Read more

The power of water in your life

Written by: Pamela Redwine, Nutrition & Food Safety Area Agent
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Director
Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County

Everyday I take a bottle of water to work with me with the goal of drinking … Read more

Berries are better than ice cream when done right

Written by: Pamela Redwine, MSU Extension Service
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator/Family & Consumer Science Agent/4-H
MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County

Berries are a decadent treat of summer. They are a health benefit as their potassium helps keep … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

THURS, AUG. 20
Prep Softball
4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy
4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster
4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona
5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel… Read more

USM. ECCC combine to offer fall softball camps

From school reports

East Central Community College and University of Southern Mississippi softball coaches are teaming up to offer both skills and pitching camps on the Decatur campus this fall.

An All Skills Camp will be held Sept. 14, 21, … Read more

Prep football season officially kicks off this week

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Both the Choctaw County High School Chargers and French Camp Academy Panthers are set to kick off their 2015 seasons this Friday night at 7.

The Chargers will travel to Rankin County to take on … Read more

Primary run-off upcoming in Choctaw County

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Residents of Choctaw County are preparing to cast their votes as the Primary run-off elections are set for Tuesday, August 25.

In the Justice Court Judge, Post 2 race, Teresa Weeks will face incumbent … Read more

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President Dr. Billy … Read more