Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ackerman Indians gain another division win

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Indians earned another Class 2A, Region 2, District 4 win last Friday night in a homecoming matchup against the visiting Williams-Sullivan Yellowjackets, 40-0. The Indians’ victory marked their third shutout win of…

Post Office ready for BCA month

By Press Reports Post Offices nationwide will be supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month in October through the sales of Breast Cancer Research First- Class Semipostal stamps. The self-adhesive, non-denominated semipostal stamp is sold in sheets of twenty 55 cent stamps.…

Head Start students learn safety

Students at Head Start recently learned all about safety including how the police and firemen help everyone. The Ackerman Police Department officers Bo Brooks and Lloyd Denning recently visited the Head Start classroom explaining safety tips to the students then…

Construction Technology students off to a great start

by Haley Morrow The first shop assignment in Mr. Robert Black’s Construction Technology class this year has been constructing a bird house. During the building process, students learned several safety rules in operating hand and power tools. Students practiced their…

Help ‘Paint the Hospital Pink’

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw is wants to “Paint the Hospital Pink” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and PCHC needs the community’s help to “Paint the Hospital Pink”…

Choctaw to join Webster, Montgomery in regional partnership

By Staff and Press Reports Choctaw County may soon be joining forces with Webster and Montgomery Counties by establishing a regional economic development partnership. “Stone-Adams Financial Partners, a business development and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that efforts to…

Just in Time for field planting

The Ag-Power and Machinery class at Choctaw County Career and Technology Center has restored a Tru-Flo 400 seed spreader. In order to help support the Choctaw County FFA organization, the seed spreader can be rented from CCCTC. For more information,…

Reform VFD honors Lee family

Reform Volunteer Fire Department recently honored the late Noel Wayne Lee family with an appreciation supper. Members of Reform VFD presented Mrs. Ophelia Lee with a plaque honoring Noel Wayne’s years of hard work and dedication to the fire department.…