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AUMC held a Cornerstone Celebration on October 14

By Press Reports On Sunday, October 14, 2012, the Ackerman United Methodist Church held a Cornerstone Celebration and Homecoming to commemorate the one- hundredth anniversary of the building of their sanctuary. Reverend Embra K. Jackson, Superintendent of the Starkville District…

Calendar of Events

Reform Headstart Fall Carnival Oct. 25 Reform Headstart will be having a Fall Carnival on October 25 at the field behind the center at 211 Pickle Ave., Ackerman from 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. The carnival will feature a jumper and plenty…

Aldermen approve insurance renewal

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman Board of Aldermen recently approved the town’s health insurance renewal with a 13 percent increase. Debbie Jaudon with Integrity Group, which provides the town’s Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance, was present…

Annual reception slated for Oct 25

Submitted by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will host their annual reception on Thursday, October 25 at 6 p.m. The reception will be held at the Community Center in Ackerman. At the reception, the…

School board honors teachers

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County School Board held a short monthly meeting on October 8. A special recognition was held to honor district teachers that had a class QDI of High Performing or Star. “So exciting…

Congressman Nunnelee to attend ribbon cutting

By Press Reports Choctaw County Economic Development District in conjunction with the Regional Economic Partnership of Mississippi is pleased to announce that Congressman Alan Nunnelee, representing Mississippi’s First Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, will be present…

Carpentry students build swings

The Construction: Carpentry class at the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center has built several nice porch swings. The swings were built by 1st and 2nd year students under the supervision of their instructor, Robert Black. For more information, call…

Ackerman FFA adopts constitution, bylaws

by Ackerman FFA Ackerman FFA: Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve FFA members gather once a month for the Ackerman FFA Chapter meetings to conduct business relating to our students, community, and state. While…