Monthly Archives: December 2013

2013 Christmas Parade winners named

From staff and press reports

 

The winners of the Town of Ackerman 2013 Christmas Parade are:

—Non-Religious Float: 1st place- Choctaw County High School FFA, 2nd place-Pioneer Community Hospital

—Religious Float: 1st place-Ackerman Methodist Church, 2nd place-Weir Baptist Church… Read more

AES to host school-wide parent meeting

From press reports

 

Ackerman Elementary School will host a school-wide parent meeting on December 12. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m. in the school cafeteria. This is an informational meeting which will highlight programs and strategies meant to … Read more

Holiday open house to host authors

By Jan Ballard, Choctaw County Extension Service

 

Two different Mississippi authors, two different books to appeal to two different audiences. Two highlights for this year’s Holiday Open House at the Choctaw County Library on Thursday, December 12 from 2:30 … Read more

Hospital, clinics to hold Christmas Open Houses

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw invites the public to help them celebrate Christmas by attending their open houses.

The hospital and all of the Pioneer clinics will hold open houses at each location … Read more

Calendar of Events

AES to host school-wide parent meeting Dec. 12

Ackerman Elementary School will host a school-wide parent meeting on December 12. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m. in the school cafeteria. This is an informational meeting which will highlight programs … Read more

Foster a lonely pet for Christmas

by Press Reports

 

Choctaw County Animal Clinic and Petfinder.com

Set Goal to Place All Pets in Homes for the Holidays

Choctaw County Animal Shelter and Petfinder.com are participating in the National Foster a Lonely Pet for the Holidays pet … Read more

End tax break for e-commerce

This past Monday, close to $2 billion worth of merchandise was sold online in the United States. The biggest online shopping day of the year got only bigger, jumping an estimated 18 to 20 percent.

Not the first cent of … Read more

East Mississippi claims second NJCAA football title

From School reports

 

BILOXI — For the second time in three years, East Mississippi Community College wrapped up a perfect season by winning a national championship — topping Georgia Military College 52-32 here at Biloxi Indian Stadium Sunday afternoon … Read more