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Elder Care Fall Tree

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A community of residents of Choctaw Nursing Center gather from 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. weekdays for Elder Care.

We color, bead, study states, exercise and play many games including bingo, pig toss and darts. It … Read more

Vickers’ house celebrates 100 years

The Vickers’ House

Submitted by Dottie Dewberry

 

“A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.”

Celebrating one hundred years, the Vickers House stands proud and straight as any house built with the most in … Read more

MSU workshop available for new business owners

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Starting a small business can be challenging, but a workshop for new business owners can help them know what to expect once they open the doors.

A seminar for anyone interested in starting a small business will … Read more

Service-learning helps students teach others

By Kaitlyn Byrne

MSU Ag Communications

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Building a habit of learning by doing is beginning early for some Oktibbeha County students.

Middle- and high-school students enrolled in the Studio School project founded by Mississippi State University … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

Beverly Bremers, an actress, singer, and teacher graciously gave me a phone interview. She told me the interesting story about how she got roles in the Broadway musical Hair. Her … Read more

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza details announced

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Seven Choctaw County businesses are continuing to offer holiday deals with the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza.

The extravaganza is a countdown to Christmas, with each participating business, offering a special promotion or … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 49 miscellaneous incident reports and seven incident offense reports last week.

11/23/13    Fredrick Baber    B/M    7/19/87    APD        Public Drunk

11/23/13    Isaac Starks        B/M      10/25/86     CSO     Bad Check

11/23/13    Terry Gazaway     W/M    1/28/65      MHO    DUI … Read more