Monthly Archives: January 2014

The secrets of Orion to be discussed at Rainwater

From press reports   Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “The Secrets of Orion!”. This presentation will be presented on Friday, January 10, 2014, starting at 7:00 p.m. by…

Obituaries

Mrs. Jimmie Dell Box Eupora, Ms. Mrs. Jimmie Dell Box, 75, retired seamstress and homemaker, died 12/31/13 at the Golden Living Center in Eupora. Funeral services were held 1/3/14 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Ebenezer Cemetery…

FCA set to compete in Montgomery County tourney

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   The French Camp Academy boys basketball team will play more games in a three-game span than they have all season when they take part in the Montgomery County Invitational later this week. The…

Annual Camporee held at Rainwater Observatory

By Pushmataha Area Council   Boy Scouts from across the Pushmataha Area Council 10-county region gathered the weekend of November 8-10 for their annual Fall Camporee. The camporee was held this year at the Rainwater Observatory in French Camp. Scouts…

CCHS receives ExxonMobil Grant

From press reports   Choctaw County High School received a $500 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program to support the school. Johnson’s Oil Company of Ackerman worked with school officials to secure the grant. The grants were made possible…

Obituaries

Miss Adelyn Love Leggett December 26, 2013 Funeral services for Miss Adelyn Love Leggett, two months, were held at Fellowship Baptist Church near Mathiston on Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 2 p.m. Rev. Ralph Cain officiated. Miss Leggett died on…

Calendar of Events

DYW Meet and Greet Jan. 5 Preparations for the Choctaw County Distinguished Young Woman Program are underway. The Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman sponsors the program, which will be held March 15 at the Ty Cobb Complex. If you are…