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Huffman assumes role on ASHE board

From press reports

Robert Huffman of Mathiston, director of Facility Management at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point, has been appointed as Region 4 representative for the American Society of Healthcare Engineers Board of Directors.

Huffman will serve through Dec. 31, … Read more

MSU Professor is surrounded

Submitted by Jan Ballard, MSU Extension Service

After the Yarn Spinners Book Club read The Three-Day Affair by Michael Kardos they hatched a plan/scheme to kidnap the author. He was lured to the Choctaw County Extension Office in Ackerman on … Read more

Volunteers needed for Relay For Life

By Press Reports

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is seeking volunteers in Choctaw County – walkers, cancer survivors, caregivers, community leaders, anyone wanting to make a difference – to organize and recruit fundraising teams, garner community support, coordinate … Read more

Supervisors hold first meeting of year

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors opened their first meeting of 2013 with trying to help Chris Williams of Starkville get paid for dirt work he performed in 2011.

Williams addressed the supervisors asking … Read more

Ackerman Aldermen hold short meeting

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen held a short monthly meeting where they approved seven resolutions at one time.

The Board of Aldermen met January 8, as their regularly scheduled board meeting and approved resolutions … Read more

MDA offers suggestions on economic development partnership

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

With the proposed economic development partnership still undecided, the Choctaw County Economic Development District and Foundation looked to Kathy Gelston for guidance.

In a joint meeting of the CCEDD and Foundation on January 7, … Read more

Church of God completes BSF workshop

By Press Reports

Congratulations to the largest class to complete the Building Strong Families (BSF) Marriage Education workshop.

The class of 26 participants was hosted by Ackerman Church of God and taught by Oktibbeha County Marriage Educator, Dr. John Daniels.… Read more