Knitting in public, oh my

Submitted by: Jan Ballard Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337 (From local newspaper in 1917?) “Knitters Are Busy” “The Ackerman Red Cross Chapter makes, another shipment of knitted garments, consisting of sweaters, helmets, socks and wristlets. Several…

Higgins honored with House Resolution

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Retired Choctaw County District 4 Supervisor Thomas Higgins was recently honored with House Resolution 112 commending him for his 11 years of public service. District 35 Rep. Joey Hood presented Higgins with the resolution…

Volunteer workday at shelter a success

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Progress can be seen at the site of the Choctaw County Animal Shelter after a recent volunteer workday. The volunteer workday was held Nov. 17 on site with 16 volunteers. One whole side of…