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Calendar of Events – 01/07/2015

Bluegrass & Gospel concert, membership drive
Jan. 31
A Bluegrass and Gospel concert and membership drive for The Magnolia State Bluegrass Association will be held at the Sherwood Community Center located on Hwy 15, south of Mathiston, on Saturday, January … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/07/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

One of my favorite pop music groups from the 1960s and 1970s was Paul Revere and the Raiders. A few years into its career, “Featuring Mark Lindsay” was added to … Read more

Area resident earn ICC degrees, certificates

From press reports

An area resident was among those who earned Associate of Arts or Associate of Applied Science degrees or certificates at the conclusion of the 2014 fall semester at Itawamba Community College.… Read more

Obituaries – 01/07/2015

Ms. Myrtle B. Hollis
January 1, 2015
Funeral services for Ms. Myrtle B. Hollis, 79, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 2 p.m. Rev. James L. Codling officiated. Burial at Antioch Methodist … Read more

Legals – 01/07/2015

Notice of Bids
Notice is hereby given by the Board of Supervisors of Choctaw County, Mississippi that they will receive bids at its office in the Choctaw County Courthouse, located in Ackerman, Mississippi, until the hour of 10:00 A.M., Monday, … Read more

Extension Holiday Open House held

The Ackerman Elementary School Pre-K class’ tree won first place for the People’s Choice Award for the school entry.

From press reports

The Choctaw County Mississippi State University Extension Service and the Choctaw County Library held their annual Holiday Open House on December 11 at the Choctaw County Library.

Many activities were offered including crafts for the kids’, MSU … Read more