At the Battle of Petersburg, Virginia, on June 15, “Once under way, the Union attack proved anti-climactic… darkness had enveloped the battlefield. [Union General Wm. F. “Baldy”] Smith, joined at last by Hancock, decided to postpone … Read more
Some politicians in Mississippi are skirting the law when it comes to filing their personal economic statements.
Each year, all elected officials, school board members, executive directors of state agencies, presidents and … Read more
Music from local musicians, fun, food, arts and crafts, cash giveaways and much more was featured at this year’s Pine Tree Music Fest held in downtown Ackerman on June 7.
The festival, which is held … Read more
The Choctaw County School Board held their regular June meeting on June 9 at the Central Office.
Not attending this meeting was board member Clinton Huffman. Board member Laura Gibbs attended the meeting via … Read more
With the memory of the loss of 17-year-old Ackerman resident Corey McPherson still in the hearts of Choctaw Countians, a “Sunshine” Benefit will be held in his honor on June 28th at the Weir Arena … Read more