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MDEQ awards grant to Choctaw County

From press reports

 

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has awarded Choctaw County a solid waste assistance grant of $27,060 that will be used by the county for a solid waste enforcement officer and to clean up illegal … Read more

VBS at FC Presbyterian

By Press Reports

VBS at French Camp Presbyterian Church will be Tuesday – Friday, June 18-21, 9 am-11:30 am for K – 6th grade. This year’s theme is Kingdom Chronicles: Standing Strong in the Battle for Truth published by Answers … Read more

Red Hills Operations held celebration

Photos by Amanda McBride
Keith Cuevas, Red Hills Operation plant manager, talks about Southern Power’s commitment to Choctaw County and changes made at the power plant.

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Red Hills Operations made their debut into Choctaw County with a celebration held on May 15.

They held the celebration at the Choctaw County Community Center, with the help of the Choctaw County … Read more

Calendar of Events

Driver Ed.

Registration

Classes will be July 8-July 26, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., daily. Cost $150. Students receive ½ credit. Students are responsible for obtaining driving permit or drivers license before assigned driving time. Contact Lynn Scribner at the school 285-4101 … Read more

Driver Education registration begins

By Press Reports

 

Students interested in taking Driver Education should register now. Class will be July 8-July 26 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. daily at Ackerman High School with Instructor Brad Mitchell.

The class costs $150, cash or money order … Read more

Education notes

ICC local

graduates

By Press Reports

Several area residents were among those who earned Associate of Arts or Associate of Applied Science degrees or certificates at the conclusion of the 2013 spring semester at Itawamba Community College.

They include Aaron … Read more

MSU set to host NCAA Regional this weekend

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By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

STARKVILLE — Beginning on Friday, Mississippi State University will be hosting an NCAA Regional Baseball Tournament for the 12th time in school history.

Joining top-seeded MSU in the four-team tourney set for Dudy … Read more

Brashier and Black named to all-state

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

A pair of Ackerman High School baseball players were named to the MHSAA Class 2A All-State team by the Mississippi Association of Coaches.

AHS senior shortstop/pitcher Dakota Brasher was selected as a member … Read more

Terry Blackwood Homecoming this weekend

By Staff and Press Reports

 

Performances:

Saturday, June 1-Noon at JuneFest

Sunday, June 2- at Enon CP Church

Sunday, June 2- 6 p.m. at Ackerman Baptist Church

Gospel music performer Terry Blackwood will return home to Choctaw County this … Read more

JuneFest here this weekend

By Staff and Press Reports

 

Events for the

entire family

 

Choctaw County’s JuneFest 2013 will held Saturday, June 1 in downtown Ackerman.

JuneFest will feature a full day of fun activities and events for the entire family.

Activities … Read more