Monthly Archives: August 2012

Generation Now 2012 plans released

By Press Reports Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church will be hosting their fourth annual Generation Now Youth weekend on August 25-26. Generation Now is a weekend designed to get the point across that the job of changing this world for the…

Supes rescind order, discuss power plant

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held their August 8 meeting in front of a crowd of approximately 30 concerned citizens. Many came that were concerned about the 10 year in lieu tax agreement…

Planning meeting held for club

By Donna McKay, Ackerman 20th Century Club Reporter The Ackerman 20th Century Club had a planning meeting on Thursday, July 26, 2012 at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. Nine members were present: Susan Shurden, Cherrie Robison, Tinker Forrester, Jeanith…

Obituaries

Mr. Kenneth C. “Kamala” Triplett Funeral services for Mr. Kenneth C. “Kamala” Triplett, 48, were held at the Chapel of Williams & Hampton in Louisville on Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 2 p.m. Rev. William Haynes officiated. Burial at New…

Three years and still reading

By Jan Ballard There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. ~Joseph Brodsky The Yarn Spinners Book Club is approaching its 3rd anniversary in October of this year. Just like some TV shows are…

BBL set Aug. 15

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Congressman Alan Nunnelee will be the guest speaker at the Brown Bag Lunch on Wednesday, August 15 at noon at the Choctaw County Community Center. The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce encourages everyone to…

Calendar of Events

Preserving Flowers August 16 12:00-1:00 @ Choctaw County Extension Office via interactive video. Workshop is free and open to the public. Dr. Wayne Porter, Area Horticulture Agent, will talk about having some of your garden’s summer beauty during the dreary…

Scott leaves Chamber for Georgia

By Staff and Press Reports John Scott, assistant director to Economic Development, and his family are moving on to new opportunities and new adventures. Scott and his family are leaving Ackerman for Georgia. He accepted a job with the Brunswick…

BBL set Aug. 15

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Congressman Alan Nunnelee will be the guest speaker at the Brown Bag Lunch on Wednesday, August 15 at noon at the Choctaw County Community Center. The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce encourages everyone to…