News

It’s almost BINGO! time

From press reports

There is a familiar sound that echoes from the Pap’s Place annex the first weekend in June – BINGO!!! And it really gets interesting when more than one person shouts it at the same time.

For years … Read more

Ackerman native set to become new Starkville head coach

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer
 
There are certainly a lot of folks in Starkville who are happy that legendary high school football coach Ricky Woods is returning to Mississippi to be the head coach of the Starkville Yellowjackets, but they … Read more

Local athletes recognized among state’s best

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

A pair of local athletes were among those recognized by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger and were invited to the Best of Mississippi Preps Banquet on Thursday at the Jackson Convention Complex.

The guest speaker for the … Read more

Maben Home and Garden Club holds May meeting

Submitted by Dottie Dewberry

The Maben Home and Garden Club ladies congregated at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mansfield, located on the Waverly Golf Course, in West Point for the club year finale this past May 19, 2015.… Read more

Jail docket – 05/27/15

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 69 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports this week.… Read more

FCA honor roll

French Camp Academy

Honor Roll 4th Quarter 2014-15

Presidents (3.6-4.0)
Caroline Anderson
Maher Angelo
Jacob Ansley… Read more

Calendar of Events – 05/27/15

Renew and Pursue Women’s Conference May 29
The Ackerman Church of God will host a Renew and Pursue Women’s Conference May 29-30, 2015 featuring Special Speaker Jan Aldridge. Praise/Worship by ACOG Praise Team. Friday night services begin at 7pm and … Read more

In Our Community – 05/27/15

That’s Life
By Ruth Nowlin
Just watched a video made of a lady telling her grandson about life and how it was in her day as a child, teenager and adult.  How I identified with it!  She really told it … Read more

Obituaries – 05/27/15

Ms. Estelle Richards Coleman
May 20, 2015
Funeral services for Ms. Estelle Richards Coleman, 97, were held at Friendship Baptist Church near Sturgis on May 21, 2015 at 1 p.m. Burial at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Starkville.

Ms. Coleman was … Read more