Monthly Archives: November 2013

Animal shelter hosts fundraiser event

From press reports


The Choctaw County Animal Shelter will be hosting a fundraiser on Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Enon Church’s Lighthouse in Ackerman.

The shelter is hosting the fundraiser as an opportunity to … Read more

Fundraising for Missionaries

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer


Miracles of Faith Ministries held an auction and gospel singing in Ackerman on October 19 to raise funds for missionaries in Africa, Mexico and Haiti.

The auction and singing was held at the … Read more

FARMtastic experience awaits school children

A new agricultural event targeting third-graders will take place at Mississippi State University Nov. 5-9.

FARMtastic is an educational program designed to help children learn the sources of their food, clothing and other products. They also will learn about wildlife … Read more

Honor roll

Ackerman Elementary School

Superintendent’s List

1st 9 weeks

1st Grade

Jayda Zsa’ne Kiarra Adams Jordyn Ashford

Virgil Riley Peden Babb

Cherish Bradley, Moss Bruce, Javari Carter. Owen Clark, Kirk Cole, Marlee Coleman, Katelyn Collum, Avery Cravens, Emerie Crowley, Jyah Davis, … Read more

Every game like playoffs for FCA Panthers

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer


While there are still two games remaining in the regular season, the playoffs may as well start Friday night as far as French Camp Academy head football coach Nathan Wright is concerned.

Following … Read more

Bike ride to benefit fallen officer

By Daniel Brunty

The Choctaw Plaindealer


To benefit the family of slain Eupora Police Officer Keith Crenshaw, area bike riders have decided to come together to honor him with a bike ride this upcoming Saturday starting in Eupora.

Crenshaw, … Read more

Animal Clinic celebrates Vet Tech Week

By Staff and Press Reports


The Choctaw Animal Clinic celebrated National Veterinary Technician Week October 13-19. The clinic’s new veterinary technician is Amanda McGraw. She graduated from Mississippi State University in 2013 with a Bachelors Degree in Veterinary Medical … Read more