New EPA regulations may harm Red Hills Mine and Power Plant

By Jonathan Dobbs
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The EPA’s Clean Power Plan has the potential to really hurt Choctaw County and surrounding areas according to Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce.

The new rule would cut carbon dioxide emissions 30 percent nationwide … Read more

Unclaimed property list published in today’s edition

From press reports

During the week of April 12, newspapers across the state of Mississippi will include a special tabloid listing names, provided by the office of the State Treasurer, of unclaimed property owners reported through November 1, 2014. Currently, … Read more

Does a long shadow last forever? Part two

Katherine Black moderates discussions while Dr. Ballard answers questions.

Submitted by Jan Ballard
Mississippi State Extension Service
Choctaw County

Choctaw County author, Michael B Ballard, joined Yarn Spinners Book Club (part of Mississippi State University Extension Service) on Tuesday, April 7, in the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman to … Read more

Chargers in Charge- Feb

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Chargers In Charge
February

Chargers in Charge is a character counts program. Teachers choose different students each month.… Read more

Organization, USM help promote job growth

From Press Reports

Innovate Mississippi and the University of Southern Mississippi College of Business Economic Development and Tourism Department have teamed up to assist the Regional Economic Enterprise of Mississippi (The Enterprise), an organization that was formed by an interlocal … Read more