Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, Rho Nu Zeta Chapter held its second annual Little Miss Zeta Royalty Pageant on June 7, 2014. This pageant promotes… Read more
Josh and Amanda McBride of Mathiston announce the birth of their son, Luke Harrison McBride.
He was born April 30, 2014 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.
Luke weighed … Read more
The Ackerman Twentieth Century Club met on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at the home of Tinker Forrester with eight members and two guests present. Hostesses were Susan Shurden and Tinker Forrester. Donna McKay led the members in the Pledge of … Read more
Choctaw County residents received the opportunity to meet when Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Chris McDaniel’s 2014 Campaign Bus Tour made a stop at Cagles Corner in Ackerman on June 12. McDaniel, who carried … Read more
From press reports
WEST POINT – There is more than one way to obtain the skills employers want. And East Mississippi Community College’s Manufacturing Technology and Engineering team was in West Point last night to present the various pathways to … Read more
By Eric Pittman
MPA Intern Choctaw Plaindealer
Reggie Kelly, former professional football player and native of Aberdeen, Mississippi, arrived in Ackerman on June 12 to present his new food brand “KYVAN”.
Kelly visited the Supervalu were he was … Read more
Bo and Heather Studdie of Ackerman are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Breanne Studdie.
Abigail was born on May 24, 2014, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. She weighed … Read more
From staff reports
Those interested in learning to write sports for a hobby or profession or how to have their sports photographs published are invited to take part in a sports writing/sports photography camp that will be held at three … Read more
An important naval event occurred in June 1864. History.com states on June 19, “The most successful and feared Confederate commerce raider of the war, the CSS Alabama, sinks after a spectacular battle off the coast of France with the USS … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
What is a noun for a slender, graceful woman or girl (this word is in the title of a Nathaniel Hawthorn story)? James Joyce in Ulysses uses a two-syllable word … Read more