Monthly Archives: September 2012

Weir Lions struggle at homecoming

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer The Weir Lions continue to struggle this season losing their fifth straight game of the year and third game of Class 1A, Region 3 District 4 play against the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves, 54-6. The…

VA mobile health clinic to setup in Ackerman

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center will setup a Mobile Health Clinic in Ackerman on Saturday, September 29 beginning at 9 a.m. at the National Guard Armory. The mobile health clinic will be…

School board holds three executive sessions

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Executive sessions were the main events in the Choctaw County School Board meeting on September 10. The board held three different executive sessions to discuss a student transfer request, embargoed state test results and…

Chamber executive director announced

By Press Reports The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce Lara Bowman as their new Executive Director. Lara will begin fulfilling the role of Executive Director on October 1, 2012. As Executive Director of the Chamber of…

CCSD rated High Performing by MDE

Submitted by the CCSD The Choctaw County School District is rated High Performing by the Mississippi Department of Education. Each school in the district improved marking student achieving and success. Below explains how each school district and school is rated…

Robotics is blasting off

By Andy Robison The Robotics and Engineering class of the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center started the year off with a great start. As the students started to learn the basics of engineering, a guest speaker spoke to the…

Christmas Parade plans set

The Town of Ackerman would like to announce plans for the 2012 Christmas Parade. This year’s theme will be A Picture Perfect Christmas. It will be held in downtown Ackerman on Thursday, December 6, beginning at 6 p.m. Other information…

Obituaries

Ms. Linda Joyce Black September 17, 2012 Funeral service for Linda Joyce Black, 63, will be held at Enon Cumberlan Presbyterian Church in Ackerman, Ms on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 11:00 am. Burial will be at Enon Cemetery in…

Local flea market participants needed

Many of our communities have volunteered in the program “Turning the Tide on Poverty” with great strides being met! We have an exciting new program to announce! With cooperation between Broken Wings in Ackerman and Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service, the…