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Credit workshop aims to improve state’s fiscal health

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Extension Service Half of Mississippians have lower credit scores than the average American, with Jackson area residents having the second lowest average score in the U.S., according to a national credit monitoring agency. A recent workshop…

Men’s Ministry road cleanup

The Men’s Ministry of Ackerman Baptist Church has adopted Highway 15 from McGee Thompson to Enon Cumberland road for keeping the trash picked up. Our first day will be Sat March 18th. They ask the public to keep a safety…

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 122 Miscellaneous Incident Reports and 28 Incident offense reports in the last 2 weeks.   2/24/17 Chad Austin Goodin, W/M, 6/4/97, CSO, Bench warrant/Simple assault & hold for Winston Co SO   2/25/17 Jason…

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…

MDCPS Commissioner is OMWC luncheon speaker

Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services Commissioner David A. Chandler presented members of the Official Mississippi Women’s Club with an update of the child welfare agency’s progress and challenges faced during its initial year of operation. The Official Mississippi Women’s…