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Nursing home honors veterans

Gentiva Hospice recently hosted a Veterans Day Program at the Choctaw County Nursing Home in Ackerman.  The program was held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 18.

FCE visitors

On Wednesday, November 18, the 2nd grade students at French Camp Elementary School visited the residents at the Choctaw County Nursing Home. 

Local recognized with forestry award

Written by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator/Family and Consumer Science Agent/4-H MSU Extension – Choctaw County 662-285-6337 Each year, the Mississippi Forestry Association (MFA) recognizes outstanding achievements by youth and adults in the area of forestry. Choctaw County 4-H Forestry member…

Birth

Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain  Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain.

T&T winner

Photo by Amanda McBride Turkey & Tinsel – Turkey Hunt winner : Donna McKay, Chamber Director,

AES bullrider to compete in Las Vegas

From Staff Reports Colton Mewbourn is only ten years old, and a 5th grader at Ackerman Elementary School, but has big dreams. One of them is coming true December 3rd through the 6th, as he will be representing the Great…

‘Chili brings warmth’

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer On a brisk cool wet day, chili was just what the body needed and Ackerman United Methodist Church was the place to be Wednesday, November 18th from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Even if…