Calendar of Events

NARFE cancelled

National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association will not meet in November as previously scheduled.

Christmas Sale Mathiston United Methodist Dec. 7

Come join us for our Christmas Craft & Bake Sale in the Fellowship Hall of the Mathiston United Methodist Church, in Mathiston on Hwy 15. Delicious home baked goodies and beautiful Christmas crafts such as creative inexpensive items for teacher gifts will be available. The sale is set for Saturday, December 7, 8 am–noon. This event is sponsored by the United Methodist Women.

WTVA Food For Families Food Drive

Dec. 12

Broken Wings Ministries will benefit from the annual WTVA Food for Families Food Drive. For the second year, we will have a Pack-The-Trailer event Thursday, December 12 from 2:30 – 6 pm at the Choctaw County Library during Holiday Open House.  Bring non-perishable food items and help us pack a trailer full of food for Broken Wings! For information, call Choctaw County Extension Office at 285-6337.

Plaindealer Office closed for Thanksgiving

The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Monday, December 2.

If you need assistance on Friday, November 29 please call the Winston County Journal at 662-773-6241.

Ackerman Christmas Parade

December 5

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. A silent auction will also be held 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 call Town Hall at 285-6251.