Leadership training program produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
From press reports
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Donna McKay, Executive Director, … Read more
Ackerman Elementary Gifted Students took part in the Lower Regional Science Fair grades K-5 at Mississippi State University in April. There were 800 students from surrounding counties that competed. Below are the AES winners.… Read more
Mr. Peter Brandon Miles and Miss Lynda Lee Crowley… Read more
By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce
It’s time for a ribbon cutting! Join Mimi’s Depot Diner and the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 22, 2015 for a ribbon cutting and grand opening.
Mimi’s Depot Diner … Read more
PreK: Faith McGee, Masyn Odom, Molly Stribling, and Brennan Telano.
Kindergarten: Jaylon Crawford, Maxton Delafoisse, Aaron Fiebig, and Lalia Woods.
First Grade: Madison Adams, Larson Gammill, Katherine McCuller, and Amoria Potts.… Read more
Ackerman Elementary School staff would like to thank the parents for the snacks and treats that were delivered last week during Teacher Appreciation Week. … Read more
Poor readers usually are poor students
People can legitimately argue whether flunking third-graders is the correct response when they can’t read anywhere near grade level.
Those who oppose Mississippi’s new “third-grade gate” law say that holding students back only increases … Read more
Rep. Joey Hood Receives “A” Grade on BIPEC Report Card
JACKSON, Miss.—Rep. Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) received an “A” for his efforts in pro-business legislation from Mississippi’s Business and Political Education Committee (BIPEC). Legislators were assessed based on their: votes affecting … Read more
Douglas performs Mothers Day Weekend
Ackerman artist Danita Oswalt Douglas performed for the Gospel Music Jubilee in Gore Springs on May 9. … Read more
Choctaw County Career and Technology Center Selects the 2014-2015 CTE Hall of Fame and CTE Student of the Year… Read more