Rainwater Observatory plans for full calendar

From press reports Rainwater Observatory and Planetarium is gearing up for its annual Midsouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 26-29, 2017. This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under one of…

Obituaries

James W. ‘Jim’ Kimbrough Jan. 21, 2017 Services for James W. “Jim” Kimbrough, 82, of Gainesville, Florida, were Feb. 4, 2017, at Northwest Baptist Church in Gainesville. He was born Nov. 7, 1934, in Webster County to the late Felix…

New MRI services to be offered at CRMC

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) announces the issuance of a Certificate of Need (CON) for the Choctaw Regional Medical Center in Ackerman, Mississippi for a Mobile Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Project. “Here at Choctaw Regional Medical Center, we…

Business After Hours draws crowd

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce Fifteen people attended Business After Hours on February 21 at the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce office. Semmes Maxey, with Atmos Energy, gave a presentation about Atmos Energy’s rebate program, home/business energy audits and more.…

Supervisors approve MASIT insurance renewal

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors discussed and approved a quote for the county’s property and liability insurance coverage during its February 21 meeting at the Choctaw County Courthouse boardroom. The board met with…