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The Choctaw Medical Foundation is on a mission to support healthcare in the county through the installment of a sensory garden at the Choctaw County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Tyson Pompelia, the defending two-time champion for the Heart O’ Dixie Triathlon, says he is getting ready for the 39th running of the event which is scheduled for Saturday.
Paramedics Plus, of Tyler, Texas, a for-profit emergency medical service company, is in the process of acquiring LifeCare EMS which services a six county area, including Leake, Winston, Kemper, Scott, Newton and Noxubee Counties.
The number of youth volunteers are few and far between at the Choctaw Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center and the Brooklyn Hall Personal Care Home.
On July 14, 30 members of the Marine Raider Memorial March started a 900-mile journey across five states to honor the 15 Marines and U.S. Navy corpsman killed when their KC-130T aircraft crashed in Leflore County on July 10, 2017.
If you are looking for fresh fruits and vegetables, the Louisville Farmer’s Market, at Louisville Coliseum, is the place to be each Friday afternoon from 3:30 until 5:30.












Ackerman's Black named national high school football coach of year

By BY LAURENCE HILLIARD CHOCTAW PLAINDEALER,

Ricky Black, a native of Ackerman who started his high school coaching career at Kosciusko High School, has been named the football Coach of the Year by the National High School Coaches Association. He was selected from eight finalists for the award at a banquet in Sioux Falls, South Dakota last week.



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