Holmes Lady Bulldogs split pair with Baton Rouge

From school reports

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs split two games with the Lady Bears of Baton Rouge Community College here Saturday. Holmes won game one, 7-3, and fell in the second game, 6-4.… Read more

Visitation numbers for Natchez Trace Parkway released

“During March 2016, the Natchez Trace Parkway experienced an increase in the number of recreational visits over the 2015 figures,” stated Superintendent Mary Risser. “This year, 491,630 visitors used the Parkway during March 2016 compared to 484,650 who were counted … Read more

Hospital releases year-end figures

Medicaid Hearing Officer and Executive Director agree on Pioneer overpayment

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw Regional Medical Center (CRMC) Board of Trustees recently presented their year-end figures as required by law to the Choctaw County Board of … Read more

Ackerman’s Coleman sent to enter Holmes CC HOF

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Alumni Association will induct an all-star lineup of six outstanding athletes into the Sports Hall of Fame on April 21, including former Ackerman High School standout Shaston Coleman.… Read more

In Our Community – 04/13/2016

“Put Me in Coach”

Lisa Harris

Baseball season is here! I can hear the announcers at the nearby park calling out the name of the next batter from inside my house. Either they have a really loud speaker, or I … Read more

School menus – 04/13/2016

School Menus

(All Meals are Served with a Fresh Fruit Bowl, Juice and Milk)

Choctaw County Breakfast
(All Breakfasts are Served with Cereal and Graham Crackers)
Wednesday, Apr. 13: Biscuits, Sausage or Chicken Patty … Read more

Explore Mississippi’s beautiful state parks

By Evan O’Donnell
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippians are blessed with some amazing public lands across the state that offer opportunities for families, organized groups and individuals to experience the beauty of the state and its many outdoor … Read more

Pilot Club to host “Safety Town” event

From press reports

“Safety Town” is a free public service event hosted by the Pilot Club of Louisville for Winston County children aged preschool to eighth grade.

It’s educational, it’s fun, it’s free and lunch is provided. Kids can get … Read more