Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pine Tree Music Fest to be held June 7

From press reports Choctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest will held Saturday, June 7, in downtown Ackerman. Pine Tree Music Fest will feature a full day of fun activities and events for the entire family. Activities include a 5K Run/Walk, Pet Show,…

Sups review hospital/nursing home proposals

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors made progressive steps in securing a new healthcare provider for the county’s hospital and nursing home after a presentation of proposals took place during a special meeting on…

AES holds award ceremony

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer Ackerman Elementary School held their Pre-K/Kindergarten Awards Ceremony for the 2013-2014 school year on May 20 in the school’s gymnasium. This year’s program began with a video presentation of the students throughout the year,…

Voter ID required for election

From Staff Reports With the June 3rd Primary Elections upcoming, Choctaw County residents should be aware of new changes that are required for them to place their votes and let their voices be heard. Beginning with the June 3, 2014, Primary…

Historical highlight luncheon to be held

By Mary Nell Coblentz French Camp’s next Historical Highlight Luncheon  will be Tuesday, June 3. noon at French Camp Presbyterian Church.  (Note: The June meeting will be the first Tuesday rather than the second Tuesday of the month.) The guest of honor will be Irene Taylor, who will…

Head Start awarded certificate for service

From press reports The Reform Head Start Staff received a certificate for its dedicated service to the children and families of Mississippi on May 9. The Head Start held its annual “Fun Day” on May 15. The children enjoyed playing…

Health awareness

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, Rho Nu Chapter participated in the Sixth Annual Community Health Awareness Day sponsored by CSLC (Community Student Learning Center) in Lexington, MS  on May 17, 2014 as part of the Z- Hope Project: Nutritious Nibbles.…

NRG help

NRG Energy Choctaw County Generating Station in French Camp provided a donation to the Choctaw County Public Library on May 22. The donation to the library will provide