Mayor signs proclamation

Photo by Amanda McBride
Ackerman Mayor Dick Cain signs a proclamation declaring March 2014 as American Red Cross Month.

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Earlier this month Ackerman Mayor Dick Cain signed a proclamation declaring March 2014 as American Red Cross Month.

“We dedicate the month of … Read more

Homecoming set for The Blackwood Brothers Quartet

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By Rev. Buddy Smith
Joyful Noise Quartet

Joyful Noise Quartet invites you to Choctaw County Homecoming concert featuring the legendary Blackwood Brothers Quartet at Ackerman Baptist Church, Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 6:00 pm. There is no … Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What is a word that sounds like it might pertain to teaching, but does not? Tell me the word that you can use for having a tendency in favor of … Read more

Welcome reception planned for Chamber director

By Staff and Press Reports

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce cordially invites you to a reception on Tuesday, March 25 to greet Steve Anderson, the new Chamber of Commerce Executive Director. The reception will be… Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 10 incident offense reports and 101 miscellaneous incident reports last week.Read more