Composite Football Schedule

FRIDAY, AUG. 19 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Pelahatchie at Choctaw County 7 p.m. — French Camp at Winona Christian 7 p.m. — Heidelberg at Choctaw Central 7 p.m. — Ruleville Central at Philadelphia 7 p.m. — East Webster at…

Delta State preparing for upcoming season

The 2016 Delta State University football team kicked off its fall camp with the first practice at Parker Field-McCool Stadium. Thursday’s two hour session was the first of 10 practices, before the Statesmen scrimmage on Sunday, Aug. 21, in preparation…

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…