The monthly meeting of the GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman was held May 21, 2015 at 6:30 pm at the home of Tinker Forrester. President Ginny Lucas being in the chair and secretary Susan Shurden present. There were a … Read more
4 Cancer Screening Tests for Men
By Stacy Simon
American Cancer Society
Celebrate the fathers in your life this June by encouraging them to protect their health by getting up to date on cancer screening tests. Screening tests look for … Read more
This is a portion of the 1965 Maben High School graduating class which celebrated its 50th anniversary at Center Grove Baptist Church, which is located near Maben. The group held their reunion on May 16, 2015. Of the 25 that … Read more
Local baseball team, the “82 Sluggers”, won the 82 Challenge Celebrating Moms Tournament on May 9, 2015. … Read more
From Dustin Barnes
JACKSON, Miss. – Men have higher morbidity rates in almost every one of the leading causes of death in the United States, a factor leading to a renewed focus on men’s health issues.
Since 1994, June … Read more
Pictured is Rick Jenkins, Chairman of the Choctaw County Medical Foundation and David Liffrig, General Manager at North American Coal (Mississippi Lignite Mining Company). North American Coal presented a $2000 donation to the Choctaw County Medical Foundation last week.… Read more
By Amanda McBride/Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce
The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce and its members welcomed a new Board of Directors earlier this year. Four new Directors have joined the Board along with three existing Directors.
In March, the … Read more
Written by: Allison Matthews, Editor, Office of Public Affairs at Mississippi State University
Photo by: Beth Wynn
Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator, MSU Extension Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337
Chieko Iwata will present a program on Japan including school … Read more
Kyla Perry, Choctaw County’s Distinguished Young Woman, has been preparing for the state program, which will be held in Meridian in late July.
When the local program was held in March, two businesses offered clothing for the winner of … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
The Choctaw County Animal Shelter has big plans for the summer as it participates in a number of concluded and upcoming fundraising events.
Choctaw County Animal Shelter Director Rita Morris is very excited about … Read more