From Press & Staff Reports
Dr. Gary Jackson of Choctaw County, director of the Mississippi State University Extension Service, has received the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation Distinguished Service Award for 2014.
The award was presented during the organization’s annual membership … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times
Duncan Veterinary Clinic in Eupora released a fox back into the wild last week after treating it for injuries sustained from being hit by a car.
A motorist stopped and picked the young … Read more
The Town of Ackerman held their Christmas Parade on December 4 with a great crowd.
Parade winners are:
FLOAT WINNER-Ackerman/South Union Methodist Church
SCHOOL ENTRY-Choctaw County Charger Pride Band
BEST DECORATED VEHICLE… Read more
Photo by Amanda McBride
Reception held for Chamber director
The Chamber of Commerce honored its director, Donna McKay, with a reception on December 9. Dozens of community members, family and friends stopped by to congratulate McKay on her promotion to … Read more
AES November Chargers in Charge
Ackerman Elementary School announces their Charges in Charge for November:… Read more
Parent Time with the AES Pre-K
Parents, students, and teachers enjoyed a “Gingerbread Workshop” held recently at school. Parents were entertained with Christmas Songs and the Rhythm Instrument Band. Parents helped students make Gingerbread House sticker pages. … Read more
Webster County 4-H was well represented at the 2014 Mississippi State Fair. Jacsen Nowell of Ackerman received Reserve Champion English and English Crosses Commercial Heifer at the fair. He is the son of Mark and Reba Nowell and … Read more
CCHS Athletic Department receives funds
Recently, the Choctaw County High School Athletic Department received $1000 from Clark Beverage Group for submitted an essay for the contest “Power Up with Powerade.” The author of the essay, CCHS Athletic Director … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
It was one of those moments when he knew he was called to be in ministry with the Hope Outdoors organization.
In 2010, Stephen “Opie” Thomas of Tupelo had a family call to set up a deer … Read more
By Press Reports
Victoria Shanks has signed on as System Engineer at Covington, TN, Electric System.
The Ackerman, MS native is barely out of school, having graduated earlier this year from the University of Mississippi, but Covington ES General Manager … Read more