Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2013 include
Iasia Lee of Ackerman, Leadership.
Lee will be a 2013 graduate of Ackerman High School where she has
participated in basketball, volleyball, track, band and JROTC.
Her honors … Read more
The University of Southern Mississippi held spring commencement
exercises during ceremonies on the Hattiesburg campus Friday, May 10.
Southern Miss President Rodney Bennett conferred undergraduate,
graduate and specialist’s degrees at the ceremony, held at Reed Green
Coliseum. Mississippi Gov. Phil … Read more
The Historical Highlight Luncheon will be held Tuesday May 14 at 12
noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church. The speaker will be 1975 FCA
graduate and former staff member, Nadine Ramsey.
Nadine held a variety of jobs … Read more
On Wednesday, April 24, Governor Phil Bryant called a special session
of the Legislature for Friday, April 26. This special session was
devoted to an economic project aimed at securing Yokohama Tire
Corporation’s establishment … Read more
Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw is hosting a blood drive with
United Blood Services on Friday, May 10 from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. at the
hospital, located on Cherry Street in Ackerman.
Please donate blood to help save … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
The Battle of Chancellorsville, April 30 to May 6, 1863, has been
called General Robert E. Lee’s greatest victory. Union Major General
Joseph Hooker replaced General Ambrose Burnside, following the
Federal defeat at Fredericksburg during the … Read more
Order your JuneFest t-shirt
Deadline May 8
JuneFest t-shirts are being sold by the Ackerman Twentieth Century
Club to support the Distinguished Young Woman Program. A short sleeve
t-shirt youth sizes – Adult XL are $12. Adult 2XL and 3XL … Read more
French Camp Academy’s Joey Storment took home a pair of first-place
finishes in the MHSAA Class 1A South State Track Meet held at St.
Andrew’s in Ridgeland on Saturday.
In all, FCA had five … Read more
While Baldwyn rolled to its fourth consecutive MHSAA Class 2A State
Golf Championship, the Ackerman High School Indians also had a
successful season, finishing fifth in the two-day state tourney held
at Mississippi State … Read more