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ICC announces 2013-14 Cheerleaders

FULTON, MS — Itawamba Community College Cheer sponsor Dr. Bronson Prochaska recently announced the student-athletes selected to be members of the 2013-14 ICC Cheerleading squad. Returning from last year’s squad will be Stephen Dudas (Tupelo), Logan Whitworth (Mooreville), Alex Collins…

JuneFest fun begins early on June 1

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The JuneFest 5K Run/Walk will be the first event of the festival on Saturday, June 1. The event is being sponsored by French Camp Academy and Camp of the Rising Son. This year’s event…

Note burning celebration held at center

Submitted by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce hosted a 25th Celebration of the Economic Development Foundation on Saturday, April 13 at the Community Center. At the celebration members of the Economic Development Foundation and…

Hospital administrator looks toward future

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw is moving toward the future with a new administrator, a new hospital and much more. Allen Gamble was recently hired as the new administrator for the Pioneer Community Hospital…

Arbor Day celebrated with students at Red Hills Mine

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Fourth graders in the Choctaw County School District recently enjoyed a ‘delayed’ Arbor Day celebration with the Red Hills Mine and the Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District. Mississippi celebrates Arbor on the…

4th Grade AES Student wins Second Place in Science Fair

From press reports On April 12, 2013, Megan McDaniel represented Ackerman Elementary School at the Region V Mississippi Science and Engineering Fair at the Humphrey Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi State University. Megan’s science fair project entitled “Does the…

AHS golf team qualifies for state tournament

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer The magic number was 375. The Ackerman golf team went into last week’s Region 2-2A Tournament at Ackerman County Club knowing that as hosts of next week’s MHSAA Class 2A State Golf Tournament in…