Monthly Archives: June 2012

2 run in judicial race

From Staff, Press Reports

Two attorneys will be on Choctaw County’s November general election ballot running for an open seat on the state Supreme Court.

They have qualified for the District 3, Post 3 seat now held by retiring Justice … Read more


Wynell V. Banks Sunday, June 3, 2012 Graveside services for Mrs. Wynell V. Banks, 86, will he held at 3 p.m., Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Hopewell Baptist Cemetery near McCool. Larry Vanlandingham officiating.

A resident of Jackson, Mrs. Banks … Read more

Reflections of the universe at Rainwater

By Press Reports

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this season called “REFLECTIONS OF THE UNIVERSE”. This presentation will be given on Friday, June 8, 2012, starting at 7 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, … Read more

Summer Reading at Weir Library

By Press Reports

All children pre-school to sixth grade are encouraged to DREAM BIG! READ!

The Weir Public Library will be hosting a summer reading program. Come and join the special guests, books, and activities from 2 p.m.-3 p.m. on … Read more

Calendar of Events

VBS at Fellowship Baptist June 4-8 Vacation Bible School, “The Rescuers” will be held at Fellowship Baptist Church, from June 4-8th. VBS begins at 6 p.m. and ends at 8 p.m. Friday, June 8th will be Parents’ Night, and we … Read more

Candice Pitts to perform at 6:30 p.m.

Candice Pitts of Mantachie will be the opening act for the 5th Annual JuneFest Saturday night entertainment.

Pitts will take stage at 6:30 p.m. on June 9 and perform until 7:15 p.m. in downtown Ackerman.

She has been entertaining audiences … Read more

Jason Miller to play at JuneFest

Rockin’ country will be heard throughout Ackerman on June 9 during JuneFest’s free concert by Jason Miller.

He will take the stage in downtown Ackerman at 8 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to come early, bring your chairs and kick back … Read more

JuneFest features 5K Run/Walk

By Amanda McBride

It’s almost time to put your running shoes on for the JuneFest 5K Run/ Walk on June 9 in downtown Ackerman.

The 2nd Annual JuneFest 5K Run/Walk will be held in downtown Ackerman during the 5th Annual … Read more

{news] Kid’s Word to feature Dunking Booth

Kid’s World for the 5th Annual JuneFest will be even more exciting this year with a Dunking Booth and the favorite inflatable water slides! Prepare now to stop by Kid’s World during JuneFest on Saturday, June 9.

The Dunking Booth … Read more