Ackerman Christmas Parade set for December 5

From staff reports


With the countdown to Christmas underway, the Town of Ackerman will celebrate with its annual Christmas Parade.

The Town of Ackerman Christmas will be Thursday, December 5 at 6 p.m. in downtown Ackerman.

This year’s theme will be Christmas Blessings-Unity in the Community. Floats are encouraged to incorporate the theme in each float. Floats will be awarded in several catergories the night of the event.

A silent auction will also be held as part of the Christmas holidays celebrations with items available for viewing and bids beginning at 9 a.m., December 4 at Town Hall. All benefits from this auction will be going to the Choctaw County Nursing Home Auxiliary.

For more information on the parade, auction, or parade entry forms please call Town Hall at 662-285-6251. All groups are encouraged to enter floats.