Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
In the early 1990s, Vaughan’s Vocabulary began on radio and made the transition to the newspaper. I am excited that it has returned to the radio. At the college, where … Read more
The Ole Miss football team continued to prepare for the upcoming 2015 season on Friday..
The fall camp session took place on the practice fields adjacent to the Manning Center, where the Rebels ran plays deep in their own territory … Read more
By C.J. Johnson
On August 14, 1865, the Mississippi constitutional convention passed an ordinance voiding the 1861 secession ordinance.
The following information was taken from “The South in the building of the Nation…” published in 1909. This quoted section of … Read more
Choctaw County School System will take bids on the purchase and removal of the following school buses:
Bus, Year Model
#48, 1995… Read more
Mrs. Carolyn L. Shurden
August 10, 2015
Services for Carolyn L. Shurden, 54, of Mathiston were Aug. 12, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Revs. Mike Fondren and Gayle Pope officiating. Burial was in Blythe Creek Cemetery.… Read more
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By Amanda McBride
Chamber of Commerce
The Rally in Sturgis is back for another year. Bikers from near and far will make the ride to Sturgis this weekend, August 14-16, for The Rally 2015.
Hundreds of motorcycle riders will visit … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Choctaw County voters have spoken, and in huge numbers, during last week’s Democratic and Republican Primaries held on Aug. 4.
Voters in Choctaw County came out as 3236 ballots were cast out of the … Read more
Submitted by Mattie S. McDaniels
A summer reading program entitled “R.E.A.D. for Fun (Read Everyday After Dinner)” for grades 1-6 was started in Ackerman in June and ran through July 31. Classes were Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9 a.m. … Read more
The planning meeting of the GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman was held Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 6:30 pm in the home of Ginny Lucas. President Lucas being in the chair and Secretary Susan Shurden being present and there … Read more