The monthly meeting of the GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman was held Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 6:30pm at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman. President Ginny Lucas being in the chair and Donna McKay serving as secretary in … Read more
I want to use this opportunity to announce my candidacy for Choctaw County Justice Court Judge, Post 2.
My husband, Derek Weeks, and I have been married for eighteen years and reside in the Simpson community.
We are the parents … Read more
The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 37 miscellaneous incident offense reports and 8 incident offense reports this week.… Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
“How Strong is Your Vocabulary?” is a 10-word quiz on the Merriam-Webster website.
The user has 10 seconds to answer each question. The faster the correct answer is given, the … Read more
March 6, 5:30 p.m.
Providence Baptist Church’s 9th Annual Ladies’ Conference will be held on Friday evening March 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Our program will feature Karen Peck and New River, a 3-time … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
On March 3, 1865, a bill known as “The Bureau of Refugees, Freemen, and Abandoned Lands” was signed into law by President Lincoln. Commonly called the Freedmen’s Bureau, this act created a commission, “ established in … Read more
From District 35 Representative Joey Hood
This past week, House members faced Wednesday’s deadline for original floor action on Appropriation and Revenue bills originating in the House, and Thursday’s deadline of reconsideration on Appropriation and Revenue bills originating in the … Read more
WED, MARCH 4
(At Jackson State University)
9:00 AM — BOYS (Game 3B) — Class 1A quarterfinals: Ashland vs. Durant
10:30 AM — BOYS (Game 4B) — Class 1A quarterfinals: Shaw vs. Pelahatchie
12:00 PM — BOYS (Game … Read more
Written by: Dr. Lelia Kelly, Dr. David Nagel – Horticulture Specialist
Submitted by: Darrell Banks, Agriculture & Natural Resources/ 4-H Agent
Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County 662-285-6337
Have a good reason before pruning any ornamental plant. Having … Read more
Do You Want to Build a Snowman?
Making memories is what life is all about. Recently I got to make some more memories with the kids as we had an old fashioned snow day! These days are few … Read more