Calendar of Events

Benefit singing for Chris Doss Aug. 17

A benefit singing will be held for Chris Doss, of Pontotoc on Aug. 17 at 6:30 p.m. at Maben Church of God. SOULED OUT and PASTOR MATT HILL will be singing. We will receive a love offering and all of money raised will go for Chris’ medical bills. Location is 3965 Crowley Dr. Maben. For more information call Bro. Collins at 662-722-0531.


August 18-21

Concord Baptist Church will have Revival services August 18-21 with Rev. Bill Taylor, Bethlehem Baptist Church. Sunday Night will start 6 p.m. Monday-Wednesday 7 p.m., Rev. Roger Griffith, Pastor.

Meet and Greet ACOG pastor and family

Aug. 18

You are cordially invited to a reception to meet and visit with our new pastor and family-Bro. James Little, his wife Brenda and son Andrew on Sunday, August 18 from 2 p.m.–4 p.m. at Ackerman Church of God. The church is located at 8162 Hwy. 12 W., Ackerman

NAACP meeting

August 19

The NAACP of Choctaw County will meet August 19 at 6 p.m. at Mt. Hermon Church in Ackerman. New members are welcome. The NAACP meets the third Monday of every month.

Back to School Movie Night

Aug. 16

A Back to School Movie Night will be hosted by the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce on Friday, August 16 at the amphitheater at Tom Glasgow Park in Ackerman.  The gates will open at 7:30 p.m. and the movie will begin at 8 p.m.  Concessions will be available.  For questions or more information contact Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 662-285-3778.

Grand Opening of Hospital Aug. 20

A Grand Opening Celebration will be held at Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw on Tuesday, August 20 from 4:30 – 7:00 p.m.  An official program will be held at 5:30 p.m. in front of the hospital.  Enjoy tours of the new facility, refreshments and entertainment by Joyful Noise Quartet at the grand opening.  For questions contact the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 662-285-3778.

Town Meeting with Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley Aug. 22

Northern Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a community meeting on Thursday, August 22 at 6 p.m. at the Choctaw County Courthouse.  If you are unable to receive or have access to broadband internet or cellular service at your residence or business in Choctaw County please make plans to attend this meeting.  Commissioner Presley is unveiling a new program called Zap the Gap to help bring high speed internet to North Mississippi.  If you have any questions, please contact the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 662-285-3778.

Springhill School reunion

Aug. 31

Springhill School reunion (Webster County) will be Aug. 31 beginning at 10 a.m. in the Springhill School building. The school operated from 1927-57. Anyone who attended the school is invited, along with their spouse. Potluck lunch will be at noon; bring your favorite dish. For more information, call Thomas James at 662-226-4393.

 Gospel Singing Sept. 27

Stewart Fire Dept. will host a Gospel Singing on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. The groups that will be taking part in the singing are: Little River, Voices of Faith, Family Tradition and Heavenly Journey. There will be no Admission just a love offering that will be taken. Everyone is welcome to come out and join us. For more info please call 662-418-6454.

Mt. Moriah Youth Concert

Aug. 24

Mt. Moriah Youth Taking it to the Streets County Wide on Saturday, August 24 at 5 p.m. at the Mt. Moriah Life Center. Everyone is invited for a night of praise and worship. Food will be provided with no charge.

Bluegrass singing Aug. 24

The Blake Brothers Bluegrass Band of Shreveport, LA will be performing at Salem UMC off Weir-Highpoint Road in McCool Saturday,August 24 at 6 pm. They will perform at Macedonia Baptist Hwy397 Louisville August 25 at 1:30 pm.