Conservation Carnival held in Choctaw county

Photos by Amanda McBride 
(Top, right) The Mississippi Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and Parks taught students about the importance of hunter education. 
4-H was one of the many stops along the Conservation Carnival’s trail. Students learned about the many opportunities that 4-H offers.

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Learning about nature sure is more fun while out about in nature. Fifth graders from Ackerman, French Camp and Weir Elementary Schools learned about nature and the environment during the Conservation Carnival held at … Read more

Robison earns Ferrell O. Cork Scholarship at MSU

Submitted photo

By Press Reports

Andy Robison is a freshman at Mississippi State University majoring in Biochemistry. He is a 2014 recipient of the Ferrell O. Cork Endowed Scholarship awarded by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.… Read more

Local food drive for Batson Children’s Hospital

By Press Reports

At Regions, we see the good in the people and communities we serve as well as the world around us.

Regions associates are partnering with Batson Children’s Hospital by participating in their Adopt-A-Floor program. This program helps … Read more

Lady Chargers host Aberdeen in key match Thursday

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School are on the edge of clinching a spot in the MHSAA State Volleyball Playoffs. A win against visiting Aberdeen on Thursday at 5 pm. would push … Read more