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Basic Cooking skills class for adults set

From press reports

Adult cooking skills and nutrition education classes, perfect for newly marrieds, new parents, or anyone wanting to brush up on cooking skills and current nutrition topics will be held August 13, 14 and 15.

Program topics will … Read more

Missing Choctaw Countian update

Missing Choctaw Countian update

The Mississippi Highway Patrol/Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is issuing a Silver Alert for James William Sunn, 76, of Ackerman. Sunn left Ackerman toward Arkansas July 18, 2012 en route to Vancouver Island, British Columbia and has
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Choctaw county man missing

Choctaw county man missing

The Mississippi Highway Patrol/Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is issuing a Silver Alert for James William Sunn, 76, of Ackerman. Sunn left Ackerman toward Arkansas July 18, 2012 en route to Vancouver Island, British Columbia and has
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DYW Cooper prepares for state program in Meridian

By Ellen Graves
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Choctaw County’s Distinguished Young Woman Alison Cooper gave a glimpse of what will happen at the state program in Meridian during her trunk show that was held Friday, July 13 at the Ackerman Baptist
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Mrs. Mississippi International heads to Chicago

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

Traci Mongeon is now in Chicago, Ill. preparing for the Mrs. International pageant in Chicago, Ill. on July 20-21.

Mrs. Mississippi International Traci Mongeon, of Ackerman, is now in Chicago, Ill. taking part in … Read more

Calendar of Events

Grapes & Muscadines for Mississippi July 19 A program on Grapes and Muscadines for Mississippi will be presented via interactive video Thursday, July 19 at noon at the Choctaw County Extension Office. This program is free and open to the … Read more

The Civil War – Union ideas and action

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On July 14, 1862, President Lincoln signed into law the bill that created the Army Medal of Honor.

“Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That … Read more

Aldermen discuss limb, debris removal

By Ellen Graves The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen discussed the collection of limb and debris removal in their monthly board meeting held Tuesday, July 3 at 6 p.m.

The board discussed the fact that Ackerman does not … Read more