Make better choices to lower

Submitted by Juli Hughes MSU Extension Service Shop wiser and bring home less sodium! Many foods in the grocery store are laden with a lot of added sodium. Here are the danger foods along with ideas of how to make…

Calendar of Events

CCHS HOMECOMING 2017 Red Carpet affair Never attended a semi-annual Choctaw County High School class reunion?  This year the HOMECOMING 2017 reunion is the place to be May 26 and 27.  All graduates of CCHS, WHS, AHS and FCA are…

Presley introduces contracting rule

The Commission take a bold, aggressive step to help boost the Mississippi economy and help Mississippi based companies.  Public Service Commission Chairman Brandon Presley (D-Nettleton) introduced the “Hire Mississippi Rule”, a mandate requiring rate regulated, investor-owned utilities to greatly expand…

Students learn about geocaching

Submitted by Deborah Bruister Mrs. Bruister’s 6th grade PACE class learned how to find geocaches on the geocaching.com website and what type of geocache to look for. Anthony and Fran McGee, both avid geocachers also showed the students different types…

Choctaw County 4th graders celebrate Arbor Day

Submitted by Kayla McMinn Prior to celebrating Arbor Day, Kayla McMinn-District Coordinator for the Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District-visited each fourth grade class to teach the students about this year’s poster contest theme “Healthy Soils are Full of…