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AES Honor Roll

Ackerman Elementary School Honor Roll 4th Nine Weeks

Superintendent’s List:
1st Grade: Kevin Drake Bunn, Robert Thomas Curtis, Kelsey Nichole Fulgham, Cayden Parker Hassell, Alysa Anne Helms, Kara Whitney Hollis, Mykia Tyanna Holman, Sharman Shevez Holman, William Lawson Jewell. Carson … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 06/17/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I recently read “Top 3 Reasons to Improve Your Vocabulary,” published on “Litemind [sic]: Exploring Ways to Use our Minds Efficiently.” The website article pointed out that developing a vocabulary … Read more

Legals – 06/17/15

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CHOCTAW COUNTY MISSISSIPPI

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
FRANCES COLLIER MARTIN, DECEASED
CAUSE NO. 2015-0060… Read more

Obituaries – 06/17/15

Gwendolyn Pennington
June 1, 2015
Funeral services for Gwendolyn Pennington 84, were held at Lakewood Funeral Home in Byram on Wednesday June 3, 2015 at 1 p.m. Burial at Lakewood Memorial Park.

Mrs. Pennington died on Monday June 1, 2015 … Read more

Kelly wins 1st Congressional District Seat

Kelly

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

North Mississippi voters made their voices heard on June 2 as Republican Trent Kelly won a special-election runoff to fill the vacant 1st Congressional District seat left void by the passing of the late … Read more

4-County members convene for Annual Membership Meeting

LeRoy Henry IV of Sturgis participates in the health fair portion of the 4-County Electric Power Association Annual Membership Meeting Thursday, June 4, at the East Mississippi Community College’s Mayhew campus. Dr. David Curtis assisted Young. About 200 people attended the health fair and nearly 650 people attended the annual meeting.

From press reports

Members of 4-County Electric Power Association elected three directors, attended a health fair, listened to educational presentations and learned about a variety of programs and initiatives at the Association’s Annual Membership Meeting Thursday at East Mississippi Community … Read more

Aldermen discuss request for sign at local cemetery

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen discussed a request to erect a gate and marker at one of the town’s cemeteries during its regular monthly meeting held on June 2 at City Hall.

The meeting … Read more