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Cornerstone celebration this Sunday

From press reports Ackerman United Methodist Church will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the building of Ackerman UM Church on Sunday, October 14 beginning at 10:30 a.m. The celebration will include a brief history of the church, memories shared…

Austal launches USNS Choctaw County (JHSV 2)

By Press Reports On October 1, 2012, Austal USA successfully completed the launch process of the second Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV), the recently christened USNS Choctaw County (JHSV 2). This 103-meter high-speed catamaran represents the U.S. Department of Defense’s…

Calendar of Events

Cornerstone Celebration Oct. 14 Ackerman United Methodist Church will hold a Cornerstone Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the building of the Ackerman UM Church on Sunday, October 14 beginning with the morning worship service at 10:30 a.m. Homecoming Oct.…

Post Office ready for BCA month

By Press Reports Post Offices nationwide will be supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month in October through the sales of Breast Cancer Research First- Class Semipostal stamps. The self-adhesive, non-denominated semipostal stamp is sold in sheets of twenty 55 cent stamps.…

Head Start students learn safety

Students at Head Start recently learned all about safety including how the police and firemen help everyone. The Ackerman Police Department officers Bo Brooks and Lloyd Denning recently visited the Head Start classroom explaining safety tips to the students then…

Construction Technology students off to a great start

by Haley Morrow The first shop assignment in Mr. Robert Black’s Construction Technology class this year has been constructing a bird house. During the building process, students learned several safety rules in operating hand and power tools. Students practiced their…

Help ‘Paint the Hospital Pink’

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw is wants to “Paint the Hospital Pink” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and PCHC needs the community’s help to “Paint the Hospital Pink”…

Choctaw to join Webster, Montgomery in regional partnership

By Staff and Press Reports Choctaw County may soon be joining forces with Webster and Montgomery Counties by establishing a regional economic development partnership. “Stone-Adams Financial Partners, a business development and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that efforts to…

Just in Time for field planting

The Ag-Power and Machinery class at Choctaw County Career and Technology Center has restored a Tru-Flo 400 seed spreader. In order to help support the Choctaw County FFA organization, the seed spreader can be rented from CCCTC. For more information,…