Spooktacular Parade set for next week

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Only a few more days until the Spooktacular Parade and Trunk or Treat in downtown Ackerman.

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce invites children, ages 0-12, and their parents to the Spooktacular Parade and … Read more

CCSD restructuring proposal modified by board

By Glen Beard, Choctaw County Superintendent

As some of you know, we have encountered some very difficult financial times in the Choctaw County School District. The financial situation is so severe that we had to look at restructuring our district … Read more

Fentress Baptist to host concert

Fentress Baptist Church will be hosting a Bluegrass Gospel Concert on Sunday, October 28 at 6 p.m. featuring Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers.

David Davis of Cullman, AL will also be performing as a special guest. Davis is a … Read more

Animal Shelter fundraiser this Saturday, October 28

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Crafts, games vendors and more will be available on Saturday, October 28 for the Paws to Support the Choctaw County Animal Shelter fundraiser event.

This fundraiser will be held Enon CP Church’s Lighthouse Center … Read more

AUMC held a Cornerstone Celebration on October 14

By Press Reports

On Sunday, October 14, 2012, the Ackerman United Methodist Church held a Cornerstone Celebration and Homecoming to commemorate the one- hundredth anniversary of the building of their sanctuary. Reverend Embra K. Jackson, Superintendent of the Starkville District … Read more

Calendar of Events

Reform Headstart Fall Carnival Oct. 25 Reform Headstart will be having a Fall Carnival on October 25 at the field behind the center at 211 Pickle Ave., Ackerman from 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. The carnival will feature a jumper and plenty … Read more

Aldermen approve insurance renewal

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen recently approved the town’s health insurance renewal with a 13 percent increase.

Debbie Jaudon with Integrity Group, which provides the town’s Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance, was present … Read more

Annual reception slated for Oct 25

Submitted by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will host their annual reception on Thursday, October 25 at 6 p.m. The reception will be held at the Community Center in Ackerman.

At the reception, the … Read more