News

Choctaw County service members book available June 1

By Carlie Reeves Myers The Choctaw Plaindealer After a long wait, the Choctaw Plaindealer has finalized the newest edition of one of the Plaindealer’s most popular printings, The Choctaw County Service Members book. In May of 1944, the Choctaw Plaindealer…

Myers to work as summer CPD intern

From staff reports The Choctaw Plaindealer is proud to welcome Carlie Reeves Myers as its latest addition to its staff. She is currently presuming an internship position where she will be assisting Reporter and Office Manager Daniel Brunty with news…

Fun during National Nursing Home Week at CNRC

By Carlie Reeves Myers The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw Nursing & Rehabilitation Center recognized and celebrated National Nursing Home Week 2017 from May 15-19. Residents and staff enjoyed a week full of activities, fun, food while recognizing the service of…

Poteet recognized as top scholar

Submitted The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced that Grant Poteet, from Holly Springs, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization. The society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community…

Summer season – peak time for grilling fires

From press reports As barbeque season nears, grill masters are reaching for their spatulas, eager to usher in the long-awaited cooking season. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) urges grillers to be particularly mindful of cooking safety in the spring…

Can foods correctly to prevent botulism

Submitted by Juli Hughes MSU Extension – Choctaw County If you plant a garden, consider making the most of your vegetables by canning them for later on in the year.  Canning is an important, safe method of food preservation if…