Saturn: The Ringed Giant to be discussed

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant!” This presentation will be given on Friday August 14, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, director of…

Sports schedules – 08/12/15

WED, AUG. 12 Women’s College Soccer 10 a.m. — MSU at UT-Martin FRIDAY, AUG. 14 Prep Volleyball TBA — Set It Off Tournament at RIdgeland (Choctaw County entered)

Aldermen set date for budget public hearing

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Board of Aldermen set the date for a public hearing regarding the town’s budget during its monthly meeting held on August 4 in the Town Hall Boardroom at 5:30 p.m. The meeting…

Jack-O-Lantern Jam planning session scheduled Aug. 18

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce It’s hard to think about Halloween when it’s August, but it’s time to start thinking about Jack-O-Lantern Jam. The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce needs your help in planning this year’s Jack-O-Lantern Jam. There will…

Keep the roadways safe during Back-To-School Times

Written by: Ted Gordon, Risk Management/Loss Control Manager Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County General Motors Acceptance Corporation (GMAC) made a study and found out that 94 million American drivers are unclear…