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Ackerman one of the safest towns in Mississippi

From Press and Staff Reports Residents of Ackerman can sleep easy at night. According to a study and interactive crime map released by ConsumerAffairs.com, Ackerman was recently named one of the safest cities in the nation and second safest in…

MLK Day celebration set

Submitted The NAACP will be hosting a Choctaw County Martin Luther King Celebration entitled,” Living the Dream.” The event will be held on, Saturday, January 16, 2016 from 10 a.m to noon at Weir Chapel M.B. Church.

MEC study includes local road, bridge needs

From Press & Staff Reports An investment of an additional $375 million annually is needed to address the most vital road and bridge needs in Mississippi at the state and local level, according to a report released December 21, 2015…

CCH&G society hosts Christmas party

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The December monthly meeting of the Choctaw County Historical & Genealogical Society hosted a Christmas Party for it’s members. The meeting was held in the Pickle Boardroom of the Choctaw County Library Monday, December…

Spencer to sing at Soul’s Haven Church

From Press Reports Kevin Spencer will be singing at Soul’s Haven Church at 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17. A love offering will be received. Refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall immediately following the singing. Pastor James Caffey and…

Blood drive comes to Ackerman

From Staff Reports The Mississippi Blood Services had a blood drive in the Fred’s parking lot Wednesday, December 23, 2015 from noon until 6 p.m. We usually get anywhere from 20 to 25 donors when we come to Ackerman”, said…