In late May 1862, General Stonewall Jackson had soundly defeated Union troops under General Nathaniel Banks at Winchester, Virginia. This Union defeat alarmed Federal leadership, fearing that Jackson would strike Washington, D. C. next. To protect … Read more
Gospel Singing June 16 Gospel Singing will be held June 16 at 7 p.m. at the Sherwood Community Center featuring By His Grace with Robert Herring, Revelations and Brandy Pennington. Everyone is invited to come join us for a great … Read more
You’re clear for takeoff at Amazing Wonders Aviation! Come join us as we fly to some of the world’s greatest natural wonders and encounter God’s awesome power! As we fly around the world, kids will takeoff from … Read more
Downtown Ackerman will be lined with vendors, crowds, vintage cars, and much more on Saturday, June 9 for the 5th Annual JuneFest.JuneFest is sponsored by the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce and other sponsors.
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has awarded Choctaw County a solid waste assistance grant of $10,413 that will be used by the county for employment assistance for a local solid waste enforcement officer.
On the morning of June 6, 1862, Memphis, Tennessee – a naval port and manufacturing yard, an important industrial center, and the fifth largest city in the Confederacy – succumbed to Union forces by way of … Read more