Calendar of Events

Revival Services

Revival at New Haven Baptist Church, 6690 Stewart-Weir Road, beginning Sunday morning, August 6th, at 11:00 a.m. with potluck lunch afterward. Evening services Sunday through Wednesday will be at 7:00.  Bro. Mark Mayo will be speaking.  Everyone is invited to attend.


Revival Services

Revival services at Bethsaida Baptist Church (516 Bethsaida Road in French Camp) will be Aug. 20-23 at 7 p.m. nightly. Evangelist will be Rev. John Staszefski and music by the Bethsaida Praise Team. Pastor Alex Lawson
Mr. Preston’s Garden is celebrating its first anniversary in business with a free event for the French Camp, Ackerman and surrounding areas. A Summer Extravaganza will be held on Saturday, August 12 at 30 Black Road from 10:00 AM until 4:PM.  There will be grilling and gardening workshops, demonstrations, arts/crafts and more. Black Road is just 1 mile from French Camp on Hwy 413. Come join us for all the fun!
*Arts& craft vendors
*Gardening Workshop
*Grilling Demonstration (free recipes)
*Plant Propagation
*Smoothie Tasting Booth
*Summer Plant Booth
*Fun Activities

Jack O’ Lantern Jam Committee Meeting

Tuesday, August 8
Would you like to help plan this fun, family event for Choctaw County? We would love to hear new ideas and have more people help plan the 2017 Jack O’ Lantern Jam. Committee Meeting – Tuesday, August 8 at 5:30 at the Chamber office (JP Coleman building) in Ackerman. Contact us at 662-285-3778 or for more information.


Union Water
Assn. notice
Union Water Association of Choctaw County Inc. has the financial report for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2016, posted at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. Customers may also view a copy by checking online at



Floral Design Program

Join us August 3 from 12:00 – 1:00pm as Lynette McDougald presents a program by interactive video on X-traordinary flowers and X-citing design tips.  (This is not a hands-on workshop.)

Location is MSU Extension-Choctaw County office (Courthouse Annex) in Ackerman. This free program is open to the public. You are welcome to bring your lunch. For information, call 285-6337.

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