News

NWTF banquet held for Choctaw

By Press reports

The Choctaw County National Wild Turkey Federation Hunting Heritage
banquet committee would like to express their appreciation to all
those that supported, attended and donated to their recent banquet.

A number of guns were won by area … Read more

Joint investigation yields stolen equipment

By Press Reports

Commissioner of Agriculture, Cindy Hyde-Smith, reported that on
Monday, March 4 investigators from the Mississippi Agricultural and
Livestock Theft Bureau, the law enforcement division of the
Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, in conjunction
with Sheriff Cloyd … Read more

DYW program this weekend

By Staff and Press Reports

Eight high school juniors are competing for the title of
Distinguished Young Woman of Choctaw County plus many scholarships on
Saturday, March 16.

These young women have been practicing for dance, fitness and talent
with … Read more

School Board holds monthly meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

District Science Fair winners from Ackerman High school were
recognized for their outstanding achievement.

Superintendent Glen Beard said the district is “really proud” of
theses “outstanding individuals from our district.”

Each student was recognized … Read more

Qualifying period ends for town election

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The qualifying period for the Towns of Ackerman, French and Weir
elections has ended. Sixteen people have returned qualifying papers
among the three towns.
The election for Mayor and Board of Aldermen for the … Read more

Federal court to decide CCSD consolidation

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A federal judge will decide if, when and how the Choctaw County
School District will consolidate its schools.

A hearing will be held March 20 for the judge to hear the CCSD’s and
the … Read more

Relay for Life teams needed for event

By Staff and Press Reports

Relay for Life teams are needed for the planned summer event. Anyone
interested in creating a team for the Relay for Life of Choctaw
County must register by March 15.
To register call the Choctaw … Read more

Supervisors hold first meeting of March

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Mississippi Agricultural and Livestock Theft Bureau requested
assistance from Board of Supervisors in recovering stolen equipment
found in Choctaw County, in their March 4 board meeting.

Jeff Stewart, MALTB director, said Jimmy Busby, … Read more

Indians get off to strong start in division

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Strong pitching from Cole Burney and Dakota Brasher coupled with a
big sixth inning offensively lifted visiting Ackerman to an 11-1
Friday night win over Pisgah in the division opener for both teams.

“When … Read more

Ackerman starts off with winning ways

By Lucreita Moss

AHS softball finally begins season hosting Weir on Feb. 26.
Ackerman defeated Weir 39 to 0. Emily Robison was winning pither in
the game striking out 4 in 3 innings.

Player of the game goes to Kierra … Read more