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Choctaw County Medical Foundation Annual meeting held

Donna McKay, Director Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce/ Courtesy Photos

Choctaw County High School Madrigals provided the entertainment at the Medical Foundation’s Annual Meeting.

The Choctaw County Medical Foundation held its Annual Meeting on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman.

Many new memberships to the Medical Foundation were welcomed and all dues paying members had … Read more

Millwood Apartment residents attend educational event

Keetha Mosley, Project Director of the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties, made a presentation to the residents of Millwood Apartments in Ackerman regarding the effects of secondhand smoke on April 21.

From press reports

Recently, residents of Millwood Apartments in Ackerman attended an educational event by the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties. On Tuesday, April 21, they learned about the impact of secondhand smoke through a presentation … Read more

Won 1st

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The Mississippi Mustangs 11u team won 1st place in the 82 Challenge Bulldog Bash Silver Bracket Tournament in Columbus, MS on April 11 & 12.  This win was made possible by our sponsors, Hunt Pest Control, Flipz Unlimited Gymnastics & … Read more

Art’s Place ribbing cutting planned

Photo by Donna McKay 
Art’s Place, a specialty coffee and sandwich shop, is now open. Located at 9 East Main Street in Ackerman. Pictured is Linda Carter, owner, center, and staff.

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

Art’s Place is now open! The new coffee house and sandwich shop and business center opened this week in downtown Ackerman. It is located at 9 East Main Street (the former Tizzy Lizzy).

Art’s Place … Read more

Local student accepted at prestigious school

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From press reports

The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science is pleased to announce that the Class of 2017 has been selected, and the following student from your area has been admitted into the highly selective school.

Lillian Fulgham, of … Read more

Choctaw County High School Senior Profiles 2015

Name: Macie Totiana Cook
School: Choctaw County High School
Parents: Joey and Tracey Cook
Clubs/Activities/Sports: SGA, FFA, Colorguard, Band, Beta, Mu Alpha Theta
Awards/Honors: Most Outstanding Band (14-15), Best Section (Saxophone, 13-14, 14-15), Highest Avg. Environmental Science, Completer in Ag. … Read more

Reform Head Start holds ‘Day with Dads’

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The Reform Head Start held a “Day with Dads” on April 23rd. Fathers and father figures came out to the center and read stories to the children. The men also assist the teachers with other classroom activities.… Read more