Monthly Archives: April 2013

Consolidation plans argued in federal court

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

How the Choctaw County School District should be consolidated is
still an unanswered question, as of press time Monday.

The CCSD (or district) and the Department of Justice presented their
plans and evidence to … Read more

Indians take crucial sweep in district play

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman High School baseball team heard something from head
baseball coach Patrick Nutt on Friday that they won’t likely hear again.

“I told them we hold our destiny in our hands,” Nutt said … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Ted Powell
March 29, 2013
Funeral services for Ted W. Powell, 75, were held at 2 p.m. on
Monday, April 1, 2013 at Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Randle
Poss and Rev. Curtis Guess officiating. Burial followed in the … Read more

Sports schedule

APRIL 11
Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Manchester
Prep Softball
5 p.m. — Weir at West Lowndes
6 p.m. — East Webster at Ackerman
6:30 p.m. — Hamilton at Eupora
Junior College Tennis
TBA — Spring Mixer … Read more

Calendar of Events

All
AHS 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 folders will be … Read more

FCA Panthers remain undefeated in league play

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

It could all come down to Friday night.

If the French Camp Academy baseball team took care of business
against visiting East Oktibbeha on Tuesday, they will roll into
Friday with a shot at … Read more

Sport notes

Scholarship golf tourney this weekend
From combined reports
A three-man, 27-hole golf tournament organized to raise college
scholarship funds for Ackerman High School students is set for this
Saturday at the Ackerman Country Club.
The fundraising tournament is held annually … Read more

Weir seeking spot in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Encouraged by a well-played 10-inning loss to division leader French
Camp Academy last Friday, the Weir baseball team headed into this
week’s action hoping to close strong and claim a playoff spot.

The Lions … Read more

AHS Indians Softball prepare for EHS

By Lucretia Moss

AHS Indians travelled to East Webster on April 2 for a division match
up. The Indians took an early 1 to 0 lead in the 1st inning. East
Webster tied the game in the 4th. E.Webster scored … Read more

The Civil War – Half-Way through and Naval Action

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

According to one source, the War Between the States lasted 1,549
days. April 10,1863 marked the half-way point for the political
leaders, military officers, soldiers, sailors, artillerymen, and
cavalry, as well as the folks left behind … Read more