Monthly Archives: April 2013

Note burning celebration held at center

Submitted by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce hosted a 25th Celebration of
the Economic Development Foundation on Saturday, April 13 at the
Community Center.

At the celebration members of the Economic Development Foundation and… Read more

Hospital administrator looks toward future

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw is moving toward the future
with a new administrator, a new hospital and much more.

Allen Gamble was recently hired as the new administrator for the
Pioneer Community Hospital … Read more

Arbor Day celebrated with students at Red Hills Mine

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Fourth graders in the Choctaw County School District recently enjoyed
a ‘delayed’ Arbor Day celebration with the Red Hills Mine and the
Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District.
Mississippi celebrates Arbor on the … Read more

Graduation celebration set for all County graduates

By Press Reports

The Choctaw County Alumni Association will be honoring all seniors in
Choctaw County, Thursday, May 9 at 6 p.m.

The Graduation Celebration will be held at the Choctaw County
Community Center, located at 985 College Street in … Read more

4th Grade AES Student wins Second Place in Science Fair

From press reports

On April 12, 2013, Megan McDaniel represented Ackerman Elementary
School at the Region V Mississippi Science and Engineering Fair at
the Humphrey Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi State University.

Megan’s science fair project entitled “Does the … Read more

AHS golf team qualifies for state tournament

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The magic number was 375.

The Ackerman golf team went into last week’s Region 2-2A Tournament
at Ackerman County Club knowing that as hosts of next week’s MHSAA
Class 2A State Golf Tournament in … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Alfred Dempsey
Alfred Dempsey, 64, died April 14, 2013 at the Choctaw County Nursing
Center. Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. at Center Ridge
Cemetery in Winston County. Rev. Derrick Wilson will officiate.
Mr. Dempsey was born Feb. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Attention All Ackerman High School Graduates:
If you graduated between the years of 2001-2007, we still have your
cumulative folders. These folders include such information as state
test scores, copies of birth certificates, and copies of immunization
reports. The cumulative … Read more

Ackerman well-represented in regional track meet

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Fifteen boys and twelve girls will be representing Ackerman High
School in the MHSAA Class 2A Track and Field Regionals being held at
Winona High School on Saturday.

Athletes had to qualify in the … Read more