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Honor roll

Ackerman Elementary School

Superintendent’s List 4th Nine Weeks

1st Grade

Journee Banks

Mary Boykin

Allie Cagle

Jaquavis Carter

Lily Courtney

Joshua Embry

Savannah Blair Fondren

Justin Fulgham

Javrey Gamble

Rose Hassell

Matthan Henry

Lilly Holland

Jalia James

Sarah Johnson

Jason … Read more

Birth

Kip Castle Summenlin

Justin and Amber and proud zisters, Hanna Ray and Milee Grace, Summenlin are proud to pronounce their baby brother, Kip Castle Summenlin

He was born on April 2, 2013 weighing 7 lbs 15 oz and 20 inches … Read more

JuneFest Car Show a success

By Staff and Press Reports

 

The Choctaw Cruisers hosted their annual Car Show during JuneFest on June 1.

The top three prizes went to Best of Show (Tie)-Gale Sherman of Starkville and Dennis Taylor of Louisville, Don Threadgill Memorial … Read more

Senior Citizens Fun Day held

By Press Reports

 

Millspring M.B. Church held their annual Senior Citizen Day on May 25 at 10 am. This event was for ages 55 and above and for those who are disabled.  We also invited our neighboring churches to … Read more

Letters to the editor

Thanks to the

community

I would like to express my gratitude to the JuneFest Committee and Town of Ackerman for helping to successfully plan and implement a family fun filled day on Saturday, June 1.

The JuneFest Committee began meeting … Read more

Weir Clinic re-opens

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Weir is now open one a day week. On Wednesdays, patients will be able to visit the clinic and see Cherrie Winters, CFNP. Scheduled appointments and walk-ins are … Read more

CTE Student of the Year named

From press reports

 

Every school year the staff at CCCTC nominates and selects a Career and Technical Education Student of the Year. This year Celeste Barksdale was chosen as the CTE Student of the Year.

Celeste has completed two … Read more

Mississippi Love displayed at Courthouse

By Staff and Press Reports

 

A group of women have creatively expressed what they love about the state of Mississippi. The women in the Girlfriends class at Broken Wings crafted a piece of wall art for their class project. … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

 

Sometimes I’m asked, “How long have you been doing Vaughan’s Vocabulary?” Actually, it’s been about 20 years. I originally did Vaughan’s Vocabulary when I was a radio personality. I … Read more