Beginning Beekeeping workshops to be held

Three beginning beekeeping workshop will be held by the MSU Extension Service.

July 27 – Workshop on beginning beekeeping from 1-4 PM at the Pike County Extension Office in Magnolia, MS.  Contact Audrey Wilson (awilson@alcorn.edu) if interested in attending.

August … Read more

Weir to hold special election

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

The Town of Weir will hold a special election on August 22 to elect one alderman.

Anyone wishing to run as a candidate in this election must return a petition to the Weir … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 11 incident offense reports and 31 miscellaneous incident reports last week.

 

7/13/13   Stephanie Murphy  B/F   5/26/92    APD    Contempt of Court

7/15/13   Spence McCulloch   W/M   12/6/73   CSO   Trespassing & Bad Check X 2

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Work center inmate caught in Mathiston

From Press, Staff Reports

 

A state inmate who failed to return from a weekend pass Monday, July 15 was captured later that night in Choctaw County.

John Jason “Gooch” Lee was arrested at midnight in Choctaw County, according to … Read more

Membership investment into Chamber is important

By Lara Bowman, Executive Director, Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

 

I have been out in the county the last few weeks focusing on membership retention and investment for the Chamber of Commerce. I receive a lot of questions about … Read more

Get organized to reduce back-to-school stress

By Keri Collins Lewis

MSU Ag Communications

 

Kids are not the only people feeling stressed about going back to school.

As families count down the days of summer, the idea of returning to schedules packed with work, school and … Read more