News

Sequestration effects at Natchez Trace Parkway

By Press Reports

On March 1, 2013, the Natchez Trace Parkway was required to reduce
its annual budget by five percent, in accordance with the
sequestration provision of the Budget Control Act of 2011. The
effects of this federal law … Read more

Bonds issue discussed, explained

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Citizens concerned about the plan to restructure the county’s
hospital bonds filled the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting
on March 28.

Bob Bagwell, who was on the agenda, asked several questions about the… Read more

Calendar of Events

Ladies Conference
April 5
Providence Baptist Church will have their 7th Annual Ladies
Conference on Friday, April 5 at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Mara
Fields of Pontotoc with praise and worship music by Nicole Oswalt and
Shelia Pearson. … Read more

CCCTC students attend FCCLA State competition

Students from the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center
competed in the State Occupational Proficiency Competition held in
Natchez, MS, from March 6th – 8th. Students took part in competition
events during the first day and participated in the FCCLA … Read more

The Ackerman AEST Plant Science class host plant sale

The Ackerman AEST Plant Science class is gearing up for their annual
plant sale. Students have planted, fertilized, and watered a variety
of bedding plants and vegetables in the local AEST greenhouse in
hopes of making a profit to benefit … Read more

The 2013 First Unity Spring Break Pageant

By Press Reports

Every Child at First Unity is a winner.

On March 16 a pageant was held at First Unity’s Life Center.

The Overall Winner was Kylie Brown. She is the daughter of Keith and
Dennisia (Mickey) Brown. She … Read more

Annual Passion Walk planned

By Staff and Press Reports

Noon on Good Friday, March 29 at the walking track in Ackerman

Everyone is invited to join the 7th Annual Passion Walk on Good
Friday, March 29 at noon at the walking track in downtown … Read more

French Camp officials join Republicans

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Mayor and Board of Aldermen of French Camp along with Constable
Post 1 were welcomed to the Republican Party in style.

After officially joining, the Mississippi Republican Party held a
press conference at … Read more