Daily Archives: January 24, 2014

Supervisors hold 2 hour executive session

Supervisors visit the Capital 
Choctaw and Webster County Supervisors visited the Capital on January 14 to discuss the needs of Choctaw and Webster County citizens. 
Pictured are (left to right) Choctaw County Supervisor Chris McIntire (District 3), Representative Joey Hood (R-District 35), Webster County Supervisor Pat Cummings (District 2), Webster County Supervisor Paul Crowley (District 4) and Choctaw County Supervisor David Carter (District 4).

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held a two-hour executive session to discuss E-911 personnel issues in their January 13 meeting. During the executive session a few people were called in and out…

Fancher meets Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus

Untitled-1

Fancher meets Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus Secretary of the Navy the Honorable Ray Mabus greets U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Brittany N. Fancher, with Communications Company, 7th Engineer Support Battalion, on Camp Pendleton, Jan. 10, 2014. Mabus and Fancher…

Coal Mine donates to school libraries

Untitled-1

Photo by Amanda McBride North American Coal Corporation’s Red Hills Mine makes a $2,000 contribution to the Choctaw County Schools for the District’s four libraries, each contributing $500 (Choctaw County High School, Ackerman Elementary School, Weir Elementary School, French Camp…

Pet of week

Untitled-1

Taz is an older pit bull. He is very active and playful and gets along well with other dogs and kids. He has been treated for heartworms, neutered and current on shots. His adoption fee is $100.  If you are interested in including…

Birth – Logan Cole Steadman

Untitled-1

Logan Cole Steadman Jimmy and Tiffany Steadman of Ackerman would like to announce the birth of their son Logan Cole Steadman. Logan weighed seven pounds and was 19 and three-fourths inches long. He was born at 2:08 p.m. at the…

Calendar of Events

Cool-Season Vegetables Jan. 23 Cool-Season Vegetables will be the topic of our January gardening program. This will be offered January 23 by interactive video at the Choctaw County Extension Office from 12:00-1:00pm. Dr. Wayne Porter will discuss aspects of growing…

Honor Roll – AES

Ackerman Elementary School Superintendent’s List 2nd 9 weeks 1st Grade – Jayda Zsa’ne Kiarra Adams, Jordyn Ashford, Cherish Bradley, Cameron Brown, Moss Bruce, Javari Carter, Owen Clark, Marlee Coleman, Emerie Crowley, Aloria Degroot, Jaqueria Esters, Rhett Hayes, Hunter Holland, Atleigh…