Oswalt to speak at MSU’s First Pitch Banquet

From school reports

 

STARKVILLE – Three-time Major League Baseball All-Star pitcher Roy Oswalt will be the guest speaker for the 2014 Mississippi State baseball First Pitch Banquet, head coach John Cohen announced Monday. The event will take place on … Read more

Supervisors first meeting of 2014

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held their first meeting of the year on January 6.

The meeting mainly consisted of opening and reviewing annual bids to purchase gravel, pipe, culverts and limestone. … Read more

Maben CofC launches new website

From Press Reports

 

The Maben Chamber of Commerce has a newly renovated website. Information including visiting Maben, local education and recreation are included in a more “user-friendly” manner according to Shaun Nygard, president of the Maben Chamber of Commerce.… Read more

Choctaw County takes pair from Nanih Waiya

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Choctaw County head boys and girls basketball coach Gary Beals is hoping a pair of solid wins over Nanih Waiya last week will help propel his teams into Region 5-3A play that begins … Read more

Holmes Bulldogs begin week with 8-3 record

From combined reports

 

The Holmes Community College men’s basketball team returned to MACJC North Division action this week by hosting Coahoma Community College on Monday, before then traveling to Itawamba on Thursday.

The Bulldogs were 8-3 overall headed into … Read more

Aldermen approve to accept debit cards

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

In the first meeting of 2014, the Ackerman Board of Aldermen approved to begin accepting debit/credit cards at Town Hall.

Keith Taylor with Alpha Omega Processing made a presentation to the board in … Read more