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Ackerman FFA elects junior officers

By Samantha Makamson, Ackerman FFA Reporter

Leadership is a key component in the Ackerman FFA Chapter. Seven Junior High FFA members were recently elected as the new Ackerman Junior FFA Officers. Those elected are: President-Austin Blaine, Vice President-Baley Nail, Secretary-Hunter … Read more

Ribbon cutting planned for Weir Café

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting for Weir Café on Tuesday, December 11 at 4 p.m. Weir Café is owned by Debra Reece. She is open Monday–Saturday serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Please mark your … Read more

Chamber supports FCA with dinner

By Press Reports

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce sponsored a dinner to show their support of the French Camp Academy football team, cheerleaders and coaches. The dinner was held on Thursday, November 29 at FCA before the team traveled … Read more

Calendar of Events

VFW meeting Dec. 7 Attention: The monthly VFW meeting was been changed to Friday, December 7 at 5:30 p.m. at Pap’s Place instead of Thursday.

Woodmen Christmas Celebration Dec. 8 Ackerman Woodmen of the World Christmas Celebration will be Saturday, … Read more

Help restock Broken Wings Food Pantry

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Food for Families Pack-the-Trailer event on Dec. 13, 2:30 p.m.-6 p.m. at Choctaw Co. Library

Help the Choctaw County MSU Extension Office restock the food pantry at Broken Wings Ministry in Ackerman from now … Read more

20th Century to host Christmas Brunch

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Celebrate the season at a Christmas Brunch with the Ackerman Twentieth Century Club on December 8. The Christmas Bruch will feature beautiful tablescapes, delicious dishes, door prizes, guest speaker, special music and vendors.

The … Read more

Prestage Farms to hold job fair

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Prestage Farms MS, Inc. will hold a job fair on December 6 at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman. Interviews will be held during the job fair as well as accepting applications.

Prestage … Read more

New election commissioner, school board member elected

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

After the final official results from the General Election, Choctaw County will have one new election commission and one new school board member.

Willie Mae Guillory was elected as the District 4 Election Commissioner. … Read more

School board recognizes teachers

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County School Board held their monthly meeting on November 13. In the meeting Amber Vowell and Sandy Hunt were recognized for being high performing teachers in their subjects.

Linda McDaniel, school board … Read more

Calendar of Events

Christmas Parade Dec. 6, Entry deadline Nov. 30 The Town of Ackerman would like to announce plans for the 2012 Christmas Parade. This year’s theme will be A Picture Perfect Christmas. It will be held in downtown Ackerman on Thursday, … Read more