From press reports
On Presidents’ Day, the participants in this year’s Distinguished Young Woman Program were delighted to have Marina Loper instruct them on cookie decorating.
Participants met in the home of Loper, decorated cookies, and then went on to … Read more
By Chamber of Commerce
The Annual Meeting of the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will be held March 17 at 5:30 p.m. at the Community Center in Ackerman. The public is invited to attend the meeting where three Chamber Board … Read more
From press reports
Employees of 4-County Electric Power Association are celebrating a safety milestone.
The local rural electric cooperative has worked 1 million hours without a lost-time accident, a monumental accomplishment based on national industry standards. 4-County reached the milestone … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors made a decision on the Veterans Service Officer position, as well as discussing the upcoming litigation regarding Quantum.
The meeting began with the approval of the agenda, followed … Read more
By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications
RAYMOND — For brides who want to shed a few pounds before their big day, nutrition experts recommend proper planning, not fad diets.
“Trendy diets, such as low-carbohydrate diets, are popular and can produce … Read more
March 6, 5:30 p.m.
Providence Baptist Church’s 9th Annual Ladies’ Conference will be held on Friday evening March 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Our program will feature Karen Peck and New River, … Read more
On Friday, February 13, 2015, Weir Elementary School PTO hosted a Valentine’s (Someone Special and Me) Banquet. Two students, Alex Ivy (6th grade) and Kalee McDaniel (5th grade) were the entertainment for the night. … Read more
Recently, Choctaw County Circuit Clerk Peggy Miller visited the senior Government and Economics classes at Choctaw County High School to discuss voter registration. During the presentation, … Read more
Receive Top Honors in ‘Opening and Closing Ceremonies’ Competition
These students from the Choctaw County Career-Technical Center received top honors in the “Opening and Closing Ceremonies” … Read more
Submitted by Jan Ballard
Mississippi State University Extension Service
Excerpt from Goodreads, regarding A Rented World, by Merle Temple:
“One has to wonder how a hero, a white knight like Michael Parker, could ever be taken in and … Read more