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Legals – 03/30/2016

INVITATION FOR BIDS FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE ON COUNTY SCHOOL LANDS Sealed bids will be received by the Choctaw County School District, Ackerman, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on April 11th, 2016 for the right…

Obituary – Ms. Linda Davis Wills

Ackerman, MS Linda Davis WIlls, 65, a retired certified nursing assistant and caregiver, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at her residence in Ackerman, MS. Ms. Wills was born December 13, 1950. She was a member of the Chester Baptist…

Obituaries – 03/30/2016

Grace Jennings Sloan Feb. 15, 2016 Services for Grace Jennings Sloan, 93, of Ackerman were Feb. 17, 2016, at Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Roger Griffith and Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 03/23/2016

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Mitchell presides over his first Circuit Court

Sheriff questions back log of cases By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Newly appointed, Honorable Judge George M. Mitchell, Jr. presided over the Choctaw County 5th Circuit Court for the February 2016 term. He replaces the Honorable Judge Clarence E.…

20th Century Club to host Fondren book signing

By Donna McKay Club Reporter The GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman will host a reception and book signing for Dr. Kristi McLeod Fondren Thursday, March 31, 2016 from 3:30-5:30pm at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. She will present…

County buys 4-County building

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Supervisors approved a motion by District 3 Supervisor, Chris McIntire, to purchase the 4-County buildings and land at 401 West Main Street in Ackerman for $225,000 dollars payable out of fund 14(in lieu fund)…

Lady Chargers looking to bounce back this week

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County High School fast-pitch softball team suffered its first two losses of the season on Sunday, dropping a 12-6 decision to Brighton (Tenn.) and a 6-5 setback to host Booneville The 5-2 Lady…