Monthly Archives: September 2015

MSU Summer Graduates named

From press reports Mississippi State University recently released its Graduation List for the 2015 summer term. Receiving that honor was Ackerman’s own Carroll Bruister, who completed a Bachelors Degree from the College of Arts and Science.

30 things to do when bored besides eat

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator Mississippi State University Extension – Choctaw County 662-285-6337 Do you ever get bored? If so, what do you usually do? Do you sit down and flip through the stations trying to find something to…

Calendar of Events – 09/30/15

Choctaw County Flea Market Saturday, October 3, Main Street Parking Lot – Ackerman, from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. No vendor fee, but each vendor will need to fill out an application to reserve a 10′ x 10′ space. Applications may…

Choctaw County Flea Market set

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337 The Choctaw County Flea Market began in 2012 as part of the MSU Extension Service’s Turning the Tide on Poverty project. The flea market, which is held…

Lady Panthers split two slow-pitch softball games

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team split games with a pair of Winston County foes last week as the Lady Panthers prepared to begin region play at home against Ethel on Tuesday. FCA then…

Editorial roundup – 09/30/15

Water’s getting more expensive The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water. Though the AP report tends to focus on…