Nutrition, training work hand-in-hand for athletes

By Michaela Parker MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Student athletes will be returning not only to the classroom soon, but also to after-school practice and games. Research shows that around 70 percent of children participate in organized sports. In…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 08/10/2016

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County welcomes Congressman Kelly

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer U.S. Congressman, Trent Kelly visits every county in his district, the First Congressional District of Mississippi, at least once a year. The district, located in the northeastern portion of the state, includes Alcorn, Benton,…

Community Partners propose playground

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Melissa Stevens with Community Partners, a newly formed group of ladies that want to make improvements to the town of Ackerman, came before the Ackerman Board of Alderman at their August 2, 2016 meeting…

Rainwater selected to study low altitude aurora

From Press Reports Rainwater Observatory in French Camp has been selected among five other facilities around the country to participate in a research project studying low altitude aurora. The project involved the installation of a high-end research camera at the…

Back to the basics at French Camp Academy

Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us. Romans 5:5 Reading, ‘Riting, and ‘Rithmetic School is the game; learning is the aim.…