Civil War – Shenandoah Valley Action continued

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

In mid-September, CSA Gen. Jubal Early was defeated at Third Winchester. CivilWar.org continues, “…Early’s force moved to a formidable defensive location at Fisher’s Hill, south of Strasburg. …where Early was ‘outgeneraled’ by Maj. Gen. Philip Sheridan… … Read more

Easy herbal cooking tips for healthy meals  

Written by: Dr. Lelia Kelly, Horticulture Specialist
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County

Growing culinary herbs is easy. Right now, you can harvest armloads of basil, mint, and chives to name just a few. … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary 10/15/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

The Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently website points out that developing a vocabulary is one of the most overlooked ways to improve our lives. The website brought out … Read more

Jail Docket – 10/15/2014

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 41 miscellaneous incident reports and nine incident offense reports last week.… Read more