Portico, parking lot upgrades made at Nursing Home

By Amanda McBride Choctaw Chamber of Commerce Visiting residents at the Choctaw Regional Rehabilitation and Nursing Center just got easier with the new parking lot and the portico. The parking lot has been paved with concrete with funds from a…

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…


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…