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Ackerman Elementary – Turkey Recipes and Thanks

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Turkey Hunter visits AES Pre-K
The AES Pre-K recently enjoyed a visit from a turkey hunter (Mr. Glen Blaine, principal).  
The hunter read a book about turkeys, discussed gun safety, turkey and deer calls, and showed his camouflage clothing. The Pre-K has been learning about hunting skills of early Native Americans and Pilgrims.

Ackerman Elementary Pre-K
What I’m thankful for…

Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s AES Pre-K Class

Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class has been busy this month learning about Native Americans, Pilgrims and the 1st Thanksgiving. They also discussed how … Read more

Plaindealer Office closed Thanksgiving

From press reports

The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Monday, December 1.… Read more

Aldermen hire new police officer

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen hire a new police officer in the November 11 meeting.

Chief Kevin Stark introduced Jeremy Latham to the board and recommended to hire him as a police officer at … Read more

28 academy graduates added to MBN ranks

by Press Reports

1st class for state drug enforcement agency in more than a decade

Rankin County Judge Kent McDaniel swore in 28 graduates of a six-week drug enforcement class November 7th at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy … Read more

Jail Docket – 11/26/14

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 46 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports last week.

11/13/14      Scott Abbott      w/m    1/27/86    CSO    petit larceny & hold for MDOC
11/13/14     Terry Latre Baber     b/m     5/23/94     CSO      disorderly conduct
11/13/14      Jarrette … Read more

Calendar of Events 11/26/14

5th Sunday Night Singing Nov. 30
Providence Baptist Church invites everyone to come and sing with them for their 5th Sunday Night Singing on Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. Refreshments will be served afterwards. Bro. Randle Poss, pastor.

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Choctaw County sweeps pair from Hamilton

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Chargers and Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School swept a pair of games from Hamilton in the first round of the Caledonia Tournament last Thursday.

The CCHS girls rolled to a 78-40 … Read more

In Our Community – 11/26/14

The Corn Maze
By Lisa Harris

The annual May’s Corn Maze, otherwise known as girl’s night out in the “maize,” was another almost successful event. It featured the music of the great state of Mississippi in its intricate design. We … Read more