Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ackerman FFA adopts constitution, bylaws

by Ackerman FFA

Ackerman FFA: Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve

FFA members gather once a month for the Ackerman FFA Chapter meetings to conduct business relating to our students, community, and state. While … Read more


Mr. Jeremy Thomas Rosamond Sunday, October 14, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. Jeremy Thomas Rosamond, 27, will be held at 11 a.m., October 17, 2012 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Burial will follow in Pine Bluff Cemetery in Kilmichael, … Read more

Christmas Parade in Weir

“Christmas in My Hometown” is the theme of the 2012 Christmas Parade in Weir. The parade will be Tuesday, December 11 at 6 p.m. All churches, organizations, and individuals are invited to march or ride in the parade. Call Town … Read more

Calendar of Events

Bake Sale Oct. 19 Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw will have a bake sale on October 19 at 10 a.m. in front of the hospital. All proceeds will benefit The Pink Ribbon Fund for Breast Cancer Awareness. Contact Vaughan Hill, … Read more

Weir Lions were topped 27-20 by Sebastopol Bobcats

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Weir Lions were topped 27-20 by the Sebastopol Bobcats last Thursday night at Marion Kelley Field.

The Lions took the field ready for a win and gave one of their best performances of … Read more

Ackerman Indians drop close one

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Indians traveled down Highway 9 last Friday night to Wofford Field squaring off with long time and Class 2A, Region 2, District 4 rival, the Eupora Eagles.

After an intense four quarters … Read more

Five wins in a row for French Camp Panthers

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Panthers came home with their fifth consecutive win last Friday night.

The Panthers traveled to Coffeeville to square off with the Pirates in Class 1A, Region 2, District 3 play. The … Read more

Flea Market planned for November 3 in Choctaw County

A Choctaw County Flea Market will be held Saturday, November 3 from 6 am until 4 pm in Ackerman (location to be announced). There is no vendor fee. Vendor applications are available at the Extension office in the Courthouse Annex … Read more

Time for the Third Annual Scarecrow Contest

By Staff and Press Reports

The Choctaw County Master Gardeners invite you to enter our 3rd Annual Scarecrow Contest! To celebrate the 2012 fall season, we would like for Choctaw County businesses, clubs, school groups, church groups, non-profit groups and … Read more

French Camp

By Sylvia Dickson

Think October: fall settling on the air…temperatures dropping…leaves turning gold, red, yellow and orange…marshmallow roasting and storytelling by the campfire…and French Camp Harvest Festival.

Every year, for more than 60 years, French Camp, has hosted Harvest Festival … Read more