Chamber welcomes back CCSD staff

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The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce helped welcome back the teachers and staff of the Choctaw County School District on August 2.

The Chamber provided breakfast at the district’s countywide meeting for staff and teachers. School for the CCSD begins … Read more

Kudzu bug numbers up, affecting soybeans, houses

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By Bonnie Coblentz

MSU Ag Communications

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE — The kudzu bug is a nonnative insect that is becoming a management headache in soybeans and a pest in houses after just one year in the state.

The insect was … Read more

Supervisors sign three county Partnership resolution

Choctaw, Webster and Montgomery Counties officially form the Regional Economic Partnership of Mississippi on July 31 in Winona. Pictured is (sitting) Chris McIntire, Choctaw County Board of Supervisors president, Pat Cummings, Webster County Board of Supervisors president and Ron Woods, Montgomery County Board of Supervisors president along with the three county supervisors, chancery clerks, Mayors of Eupora and Winona, Senator Gary Jackson and other elected officials. Photo by Amanda McBride

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Choctaw, Webster and Montgomery Counties have officially partnered together to recruit industries and create jobs within the tri-county area.

The presidents of the Board of Supervisors for Choctaw, Webster and Montgomery Counties officially … Read more

Gentiva Hospice introduces Memory Care Program

From press reports

 

In an effort to better support the needs of the community, Gentiva Hospice, a member of the Gentiva Health Services family of home health and hospice providers, is bringing a new concept to its hospice care. … Read more

MSU professors work with parents for healthy families

By Keri Collins Lewis

MSU Ag Communications

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Getting enough sleep can significantly improve a child’s readiness for school and general well-being.

Mississippi State University researchers recently took on a project at a local child care center … Read more