Monthly Archives: March 2013

Local DYW program approaching

By Press Reports On March 16th the 37th Choctaw County Distinguished Young Woman, formerly Junior Miss Program, will take place in Ackerman at the Ty Cobb Complex on the campus of Ackerman High School. The show will begin at 6:30…

Sentences handed down in circuit court

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Circuit Court in Choctaw County was held in late February with at least nine people pleading guilty to their charges. Judge Clarence Morgan handed down these sentences after the person pled guilty. -Tommy Green…

Engineering Night a success

By Staff and Press Reports Engineering recently became a reality with hands-on learning for students and parents at Ackerman Elementary School. AES along with the Bagley Engineering School from Mississippi State University hosted a Family Engineering Night on February 21.…

FCA Panthers feel good about starting nine

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Academy baseball team is hoping to cap off a very successful sports season for the school. The football team made it to the MHSAA 1A State Championship game, the boys basketball…

Indians head into district play with 2-2 record

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer Patrick Nutt was probably shaking his head when he reflected on the three-day stretch his Ackerman Indians endured last week. AHS dropped an 11-10 thriller to Grenada on Thursday, lost to Winona 10-0 on…

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6 College Basketball TBA — SEC Women’s Tournament 6 p.m. — MSU men at South Carolina College Baseball 11 a.m. — Southeastern La. at Ole Miss Junior College Baseball 2:45 p.m. — EMCC vs. Kellogg (Mich.) at Co-Lin…

AHS students win big in Region V Science Fair

By Press Reports Eight students representing Ackerman High School advanced from the local science fair to attend the Region V Science Fair at Mississippi State University on February 19. Each student presented their project and was judged by two or…