Miller donates sermons to MCS Foundation

By Press Reports The Miller-Coleman-Satterfield Foundation, Inc. hosted a “Family Fun Festival” to celebrate the unity of the family and emphasize the importance of remembering our heritage. Families traveled from Jackson, Holly Springs, McCool, West Point, Southhaven, Ethel, Kosciusko, Weir…

Christmas Brunch draws crowd

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer More than 100 people attended the Christmas Brunch on December 8 at the Choctaw County Community Center that was sponsored by the Ackerman Twentieth Century Club. The guest speaker for the brunch was Rita…

Holiday Open House draws good crowd

From press reports The annual Holiday Open House event drew a large crowd with events for the whole family. Santa Claus visited along with a Festival of Trees, crafts for the children, story time, musical performances and more. The Festival…

Emergency personnel learn from disaster drill

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Local emergency response personnel and the staff of the hospital are now more equipped to handle a disaster if one happens in Choctaw County. The Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw held a disaster drill…

Science of Agricultural Animals

By Press Reports Poultry, a $2.4 billion dollar industry, is Mississippi’s number one agricultural industry. In 2011, there were approximately 765 million broilers produced in Mississippi on 1,478 farms. With the addition of the Science of Agricultural Animals course offered…