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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Full slate of activities planned for Holiday Open House

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Photos with Santa Claus, musical performances, Christmas trees and ice cream are only a few of the events planned for the annual Holiday Open House on December 13.

The MSU Extension Service-Choctaw County and … Read more