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Meet The Chargers Night set for Aug. 15

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   The inaugural Meet The Chargers night is set for Choctaw County High School’s Dale Davidson Field on Aug. 15 at 6 p.m. Choctaw County Booster Club president Mariann Beals said the CCHS volleyball…

Calendar of Events

Looking for relatives “Jordan” My name is Joyce Bean and I am trying to locate my relatives the “Jordans” who were related to my mother, Mary Jean Jordan. My mother was married and took the last name of my father…

Community Blood Drive set

From press reports   The road of life is often rocky and filled with unforeseen obstacles—like traumatic injuries, life-threatening injuries and major surgeries. Blood donors help pave the way to recovery for patients by making sure blood is available when…

Obituaries

Mr. Jimmy O. Livingston Funeral services for Jimmy O. Livingston were held at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church in Bradley, MS on August 2, 2013 at noon. Wayne Hill and Mike Sanders officiated. Burial followed at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Cemetery. Mr. Livingston…

For Youth Tour participants, history comes to life

By Brad Barr   For a group of excited Mississippi high school juniors, history repeated itself during their recent tour of Washington, D.C. The visual journey of our nation’s monuments brought the pages of their history books to life—live and…

MSU salamander work has conservation impact

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Ag Communications   A tough bunch of salamanders found a home in a brand-new lab at Mississippi State University, where they are helping researchers learn how to keep populations of these amphibians from declining worldwide. The…

On a Mission in Mississippi

By Katie Eubanks Northside Sun Staff Writer   Without the cross, Mission Mississippi would be just another nonprofit with nice ideas. But the cross changes everything. That’s what Mission Mississippi staff and board members are praying will happen over the…

Fall, winter gardens offer fresh produce

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications   JACKSON – The vegetable garden’s homegrown goodness can last well into the fall and early winter with proper care. Summer vegetables, such as tomatoes, squash, cucumbers and peppers can all be replanted this…