Saturn: The Ringed Giant to be discussed

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant!” This presentation will be given on Friday August 14, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, director of … Read more

Sports schedules – 08/12/15

WED, AUG. 12
Women’s College Soccer
10 a.m. — MSU at UT-Martin

Prep Volleyball
TBA — Set It Off Tournament at RIdgeland (Choctaw County entered)… Read more

Aldermen set date for budget public hearing

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen set the date for a public hearing regarding the town’s budget during its monthly meeting held on August 4 in the Town Hall Boardroom at 5:30 p.m.

The meeting … Read more

Jack-O-Lantern Jam planning session scheduled Aug. 18

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

It’s hard to think about Halloween when it’s August, but it’s time to start thinking about Jack-O-Lantern Jam. The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce needs your help in planning this year’s Jack-O-Lantern Jam.

There will … Read more

Keep the roadways safe during Back-To-School Times

Written by: Ted Gordon, Risk Management/Loss Control Manager
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County

General Motors Acceptance Corporation (GMAC) made a study and found out that 94 million American drivers are unclear … Read more