News

Qualifying period ends for town election

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The qualifying period for the Towns of Ackerman, French and Weir
elections has ended. Sixteen people have returned qualifying papers
among the three towns.
The election for Mayor and Board of Aldermen for the … Read more

Federal court to decide CCSD consolidation

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

A federal judge will decide if, when and how the Choctaw County
School District will consolidate its schools.

A hearing will be held March 20 for the judge to hear the CCSD’s and
the … Read more

Relay for Life teams needed for event

By Staff and Press Reports

Relay for Life teams are needed for the planned summer event. Anyone
interested in creating a team for the Relay for Life of Choctaw
County must register by March 15.
To register call the Choctaw … Read more

Supervisors hold first meeting of March

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Mississippi Agricultural and Livestock Theft Bureau requested
assistance from Board of Supervisors in recovering stolen equipment
found in Choctaw County, in their March 4 board meeting.

Jeff Stewart, MALTB director, said Jimmy Busby, … Read more

Indians get off to strong start in division

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Strong pitching from Cole Burney and Dakota Brasher coupled with a
big sixth inning offensively lifted visiting Ackerman to an 11-1
Friday night win over Pisgah in the division opener for both teams.

“When … Read more

Ackerman starts off with winning ways

By Lucreita Moss

AHS softball finally begins season hosting Weir on Feb. 26.
Ackerman defeated Weir 39 to 0. Emily Robison was winning pither in
the game striking out 4 in 3 innings.

Player of the game goes to Kierra … Read more

Aldermen handle monthly business

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen held their monthly meeting on March 5.
The board briefly discussed the “dog issue” of having stray dogs and
others unleashed and loose throughout the town. They approved to… Read more

Calendar of Events

Ragtime Jazz
Festival
March 22
On March 22, MSU Libraries will sponsor Templeton Ragtime Jazz
Festival. It will begin at 9 a.m. and end 10 p.m. at the Mitchell
Memorial Library, Templeton Museum. Cost of admission is $50. You
may … Read more

WFCA held FM 108 Club Banquet

By Press Reports

WFCA held it’s 8th annual FM 108 Club Banquet Tuesday night, February
19. Everyone gathered at the Lodge at Lake Ann on the campus of
French Camp Academy for an evening of fun, great food and wonderful… Read more

Choctaw County libraries begin e-book service

By Staff and Press Reports

E-Books are now available for check out through the Choctaw County
and Weir Libraries new webpage.

The Choctaw County Library in Ackerman and the Weir Library are part
of the Tombigbee Regional Library System which … Read more