News

Highway dedicated to honor Graham, Moss

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Highway 9 between Choctaw and Webster Counties will now be known as the “Phyllis A. Graham-Steven B. Moss Memorial Highway.”

A highway dedication ceremony was held November 14 at the Choctaw County High School … Read more

CBC holds dedication service

11-19 Crossroads Church

By Press Reports

Crossroad Baptist Church of Choctaw County hosted a dedication worship service and reception on Nov. 2 to commemorate the completion of their new church building. Church members, family, friends, and fellow brothers and sisters in Christ came … Read more

Trail winners

11-19 Scarecrow Trail-Ackerman Discount Drugs

Scarecrow Trail winners

Choctaw County Extension Master Gardeners would like to thank everyone who had a scarecrow in this year’s Scarecrow Trail.… Read more

Look today for tomorrow’s leaders

Evans

Philip Evans of CCHS wins second place

By 4-County Electric Power Association

Who will be the leaders of tomorrow? For that answer, take a look at the children of today. And if the 2015 4-County Electric Power Association Youth Tour … Read more

FCA’s 2014 season comes to end with first-round loss

Grovante Stewart carries the ball for a touchdown in an earlier game

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

French Camp Academy’s football season didn’t end as veteran head coach Nathan Wright had hoped it would.

Although it may have been unrealistic to think the graduation-depleted Panthers would have been able to defend … Read more

Black chosen as MCED Instructor of the Month

Submitted photo

By Staff and Press Reports

Robert Black is the first ever MCED Instructor of the Month in the Northern District.

Black is the Construction – Carpentry instructor for the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center.

He was chosen as Northern … Read more

Locals to compete in state pageant

By Press Reports

Peyton Channing Hunt and Kayla McMinn, both of Ackerman, will be competing in the Miss Magnolia State Pageant on November 22-23, at the Vicksburg City Auditorium.

Peyton currently holds the title Teen Choctaw County. She is the … Read more

Chargers in Charge

2nd Grade: Jordyn Ashford, Cherish Bradley, Destiny McCune, Kamryn Miller
Ackerman Elementary School announces the October Chargers in Charge: 
3rd Grade: Lily Courtney, James Alex Pinnix, Laiken Shumaker
4th Grade: Parker Cravens, DJ Patterson, Mathias Townsel
5th Grade: Abbey Crimm, Kiersen Easley, Micah Gammill, Olivia Miller, Cassie Taylor
6th Grade: Laci Fondren, Caleb Burdine, Akira Taylor
2nd Grade: Jordyn Ashford, Cherish Bradley, Destiny McCune, Kamryn Miller Ackerman Elementary School announces the October Chargers in Charge:  3rd Grade: Lily Courtney, James Alex Pinnix, Laiken Shumaker 4th Grade: Parker Cravens, DJ Patterson, Mathias Townsel 5th Grade: Abbey Crimm, Kiersen Easley, Micah Gammill, Olivia Miller, Cassie Taylor 6th Grade: Laci Fondren, Caleb Burdine, Akira Taylor

2nd Grade: Jordyn Ashford, Cherish Bradley, Destiny McCune, Kamryn Miller
Ackerman Elementary School announces the October Chargers in Charge:
3rd Grade: Lily Courtney, James Alex Pinnix, Laiken Shumaker
4th Grade: Parker Cravens, DJ Patterson, Mathias Townsel
5th Grade: Abbey Crimm,

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4-H Pet pals

11-19 4-H Club Pet Club1

The 4-H Pet Pals Club learned about backyard birds during their November 3 meeting. They also visited with pet chickens, colored turkey pictures and had snacks.… Read more

Dental Health

11-19 AES-PreK-Dental lessons

Dental Health lessons at AES Pre-K
During our study of Community helpers, the Ackerman Elementary Pre-K enjoyed having Jessica Lee from Mitchell Dental Clinic. She discussed dental health and each child received coloring sheets and stickers. Thank you to the … Read more