News

JuneFest t-shirt design revealed

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The Chamber of Commerce JuneFest Committee is proud to reveal the 2013 JuneFest t-shirt. JuneFest will be held Saturday, June 1, in downtown Ackerman. The Ackerman Twentieth Century Club will be selling the JuneFest…

Sequestration effects at Natchez Trace Parkway

By Press Reports On March 1, 2013, the Natchez Trace Parkway was required to reduce its annual budget by five percent, in accordance with the sequestration provision of the Budget Control Act of 2011. The effects of this federal law…

Bonds issue discussed, explained

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Citizens concerned about the plan to restructure the county’s hospital bonds filled the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting on March 28. Bob Bagwell, who was on the agenda, asked several questions about the…

Calendar of Events

Ladies Conference April 5 Providence Baptist Church will have their 7th Annual Ladies Conference on Friday, April 5 at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Mara Fields of Pontotoc with praise and worship music by Nicole Oswalt and Shelia Pearson.…

CCCTC students attend FCCLA State competition

Students from the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center competed in the State Occupational Proficiency Competition held in Natchez, MS, from March 6th – 8th. Students took part in competition events during the first day and participated in the FCCLA…

The 2013 First Unity Spring Break Pageant

By Press Reports Every Child at First Unity is a winner. On March 16 a pageant was held at First Unity’s Life Center. The Overall Winner was Kylie Brown. She is the daughter of Keith and Dennisia (Mickey) Brown. She…

Annual Passion Walk planned

By Staff and Press Reports Noon on Good Friday, March 29 at the walking track in Ackerman Everyone is invited to join the 7th Annual Passion Walk on Good Friday, March 29 at noon at the walking track in downtown…