Newman, Weatherspoon rally MSU past Ole Miss

From school reports STARKVILLE – Growing up in the state of Mississippi, Malik Newman and Quinndary Weatherspoon were both aware of the Mississippi State-Ole Miss rivalry before taking the floor at the Humphrey Coliseum. When the lights came on and…

News of Yesteryear – 01/27/2016

Six years ago this week–From the files of the January 27, 2010, Choctaw Plaindealer Motion to repel supes board order failed By Amanda McBride A motion to resend a recent order of the Choctaw County Supervisors failed without a second…

Jail Docket – 01/27/2016

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Dept filed 29 miscellaneous incident reports and 10 incident offense reports last week. 1/16/16 Fred Baber B/M 7/19/87 APD Public Drunk 1/16/16 Melody Rushing Stagg W/F 12/11/72 CSO Burglary of a Dwelling, Poss. of Control Sub.…

New director targets nutrition, health issues

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Sylvia Byrd is committed to improving the nutrition and health of low-resource households through her efforts as the new project director for the Mississippi State University Extension Service Office of Nutrition Education.