E911 Calls – 04/13/2016

March 30
6:12 a.m., Gambrell St., Medical Call, EMS
10:19 a.m., Miller Rd., Medical Call, EMS, FCFD
4:21 p.m., Keller Cir., Unwanted Person, APD
March 31
1:25 p.m., Reform-Sturgis Rd., B&E, CSO… Read more

Airport request funds back from Grenada

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman/ Choctaw County Airport Authority Board (A/CCAAB) met February 11 and March 3, 2016.

During both of those meetings the Airport Authority Board made motions and took action to retrieve money, approximately $150,000 … Read more

Calendar of Events – 04/13/2016

Please email your calendar of events to reporter@choctawplaindealer.com

Oktibbeha Audubon Society
Apr. 14, 7 p.m., Clay Lyle Entomology Building, Mississippi State University. Margaret Copeland and Dianne Patterson will present a program about attracting and gardening for Monarch butterflies. Free and … Read more

Consider motivations for buying local food

By Beth Baker
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — As the movement toward buying local food continues to grow, consumers may wonder if this trend is actually benefiting the environment.

A 2011 U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends Survey reported that consumers … Read more

Deer hunters increase donations to charities

From Miss. Wildlife Federation Reports

During the 2015-2016 deer season, Mississippi hunters donated over 12,000 pounds of ground venison to those in need through the Hunter’s Harvest program of the Mississippi Wildlife Federation. This year’s totals represent a 4,000-pound increase … Read more