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By Mike Robertson
Choctaw Plaindealer

Jackson, Miss. – The Mississippi State Department of Health’s (MSDH) Office of Tobacco Control has renewed the community tobacco control grant for the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Attala, Leake and Winston Counties. 
Extension Agents working with landowners in just about every area of agriculture, horticulture, or forestry production has a very common denominator, pesticides.

<div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>A local fire chief has recommended annual inspection of county fire trucks, which he said should save money in the long run.</div><div>Chief Bobby Jackson...