Monthly Archives: March 2012

Cooper captures DYW title

By Press Reports

A lighted city skyline and Central Park entrance adorned the stage of the Ty Cobb Auditorium on the campus of Ackerman High School on March 17. Eleventh grade Choctaw county residents were invited to participate in this … Read more


Kenneth M. Coleman Monday, March 19, 2012 Funeral services for Kenneth M. Coleman, 77, were held at 11 a.m., Friday, March 23, 2012 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Rev. Jerry Lawson officiated. Burial followed in Enon Cemetery in Ackerman. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Food Drive for Broken Wings Ministry A food drive to collect dried beans/peas (any variety) and peanut butter for Broken Wings Ministry is underway. Donations may be dropped off at the Choctaw County Extension Office in the Courthouse Annex or … Read more

New notes

Ann Downing to sing at Soul’s Haven Church Ann Downing will be singing at Soul’s Haven Church on Good Friday, April 6, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. We invite everyone to come and celebrate our Risen Savior during this Easter season. … Read more

Ackerman School Reunion set for April 28

From press reports

Saturday, April 28, is the day and Ackerman High School campus will be the setting for former classmates, teachers, coaches, administrators and friends to gather for the fourteenth annual school reunion. The meeting begins in the Ty … Read more

ICC’s Dr. Jan Reid-Bunch receives Leadership award

By Press Reports

Dr. Jan Reid-Bunch of Saltillo, dean of Academic Instruction at Itawamba Community College since 2003, has received the 2012 Women in Higher Education – Mississippi Network Leadership award. “The award is presented to an individual who has … Read more

Lady Indians continue season after break

By Lucretia Moss The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Lady Indians travelled to East Webster on March 20, 2012 for their first game after the Spring Break Holiday. Ackerman won the JV game 9 -1. Lindsay Bruce hit a triple in the … Read more

CCCTC students attend FCCLA State Competition

By Press Reports

Students from the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center competed in the State Occupational Proficiency Competition held in Jackson, from February 20 – 22. Students took part in competition events during the first day and participated in … Read more