Monthly Archives: November 2013

Reading Buddies at AES


Sixth grade PACE students from Mrs. Bruister’s class have paired up with Mrs. Shelley’s and Mrs. Cynthia’s kindergarten class, both at Ackerman Elementary School as reading buddies!!

Sixth graders and kindergartners are really enjoying their time visiting and learning with … Read more

Liddell wins grand championship at State Fair


The Mississippi Charolais Association gave away a registered Charolais heifer to the highest placing Mississippi Jr Charolais member in the heifer division at the 2013 Mississippi State Fair. As the winner of the Grand Champion Charolais Heifer class, Kory Liddell Read more

Pet of week


This is Felix. He is a 6 month old black tuxedo kitten. He is neutered and current on shots. Felix’s adoption fee is $20. He is sweet, playful and demands attention. We also have a lot of orange tabby kittens. … Read more

Ribbon Cutting for The Eclectic Soul


The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce sponsored a ribbon cutting for The Eclectic Soul on November 14. This was the first day the store was open for business and also the Chamber sponsored Turkey and Tinsel.

The Eclectic Soul is … Read more

Holiday Open House set for Dec. 12

From staff reports


The Choctaw County Holiday Open House and Santa visit is set for Thursday, December 12 from 2:30 p.m.-6 pm at the Choctaw County Library.

Everyone is invigted to bring a camera and take pictures with Santa.… Read more

How to cook turkey 2013

Weir Elementary School Pre-K

Teachers: Stephanie Howard & Clara Hemphill

Kentavious Baber-I will get my turkey from the store in Ackerman and take it home. I will put bologna on it to cook. I will cook it in the microwave … Read more

‘Shop Small on November 30’ in Choctaw County

by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce


The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is participating in Small Business Saturday, November 30.  This is a nationwide marketing campaign to “shop small” sponsored by American Express.  This day is dedicated to supporting … Read more

Familiar foe ahead for FCA Panthers

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Some thoughts are just hard to push out of your mind. For the French Camp Academy Panthers, some of those thoughts circulate around their 20-17 loss to Stringer in the 2012 MHSAA Class … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Football

7 p.m. — French Camp at Stringer

7 p.m. — Louisville at Charleston

Men’s College Basketball

TBA — Ole Miss vs. Georgia Tech in Brooklyn

6 p.m. — USM at Louisville

Women’s College Basketball

TBA … Read more