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Christmas Open House details announced

Submitted by Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

Stay on top of your Christmas shopping by starting early and shopping locally at the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Open House on Thursday, November 8.

Thirteen members from the Chamber of … Read more

Bond payments due earlier than expected

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

October 15 meeting The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors is required to make payments on the bonds in 2013 that they were not expecting until 2014.

In the October 15 board meeting, Chris McIntire, … Read more

Local MSU summer graduates

By Press Reports

Mississippi State University announces their 2012 summer graduates from Choctaw County.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of … Read more

Calendar of Events

30 Day Giveaway The Ackerman Athletic Booster Club is sponsoring a 30 day giveaway during the month of November. Among items to be given away are: $100 cash, rifles, oil change, mani & pedis, gift certificates, and other items too … Read more

Nontraditional students at CCCTC

By Press Reports

At Choctaw County Career & Technology Center, there are many nontraditional students. A nontraditional student is defined as one who is enrolled in a class where 75 percent or more of the students are of the other … Read more

Mewbourn wins big

By Staff and Press Reports

Colton Mewbourn, 7 years old, of Choctaw County has been competing all year at his MEHSA club in Louisville. He competes in barrels, poles and area race. He rides on his new pony “Sugar Bear.” … Read more

Health Sciences II students begin clinical

By Courtney Beam

The Health Sciences II students from the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center have started clinicals and will continue throughout the school year. Students are shadowing Eupora hospital facilities in areas of Emergency Room, Radiology, Acute Care, … Read more

Discount card fundraiser set

By Press Reports

Ackerman Band is participating in a discount card fundraiser.

On the back of the card is a list of the local businesses and the discount or offer that each business will give to the cardholder when the … Read more

Trick or Treat for UNICEF

By Press Reports

For as long as we are kids (even at heart), we will be helping other children in need.

What started out more than 60 years ago to help children abroad during World War II has evolved into … Read more

Ackerman Christmas Parade rules, regulations

The Town of Ackerman is proud to announce the theme for the 2012 Christmas Parade. This year’s theme will be A Picture Perfect Christmas. The parade is set for Thursday, December 6 at 6 p.m. in downtown Ackerman. We will … Read more