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‘BRICKS’ to offer teenage hangout

11-12 BRICKS-group

by Jennifer Pendleton

“MALEFICENT” will be playing at French Camp Academy’s King Auditorium at 6:30 pm.
This is a fundraiser event and they will be taking a love offering to support the BRICKS ministry. Concessions will be available for purchase.… Read more

Halloween Fun

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Halloween Fun at Weir Elementary. Students dressed up for the holiday and enjoyed a day of learning and fun.… Read more

Christmas Trees needed for Holiday Open House

From press reports

It’s that time of the year again!  Holiday Open House is scheduled for Thursday, December 11 from 2:30-6 pm at the Choctaw County Library.

They would like to invite school groups, church groups, businesses and other organizations … Read more

Turkey and Tinsel this week

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce

The holiday season has started! Let’s kickoff this holiday season with the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce’s Turkey and Tinsel on Thursday, November 13.

Turkey and Tinsel was previously named Christmas Open House.… Read more

Copiah-Lincoln hoping for bowl bid after loss to EMCC

Former Ackerman High School standout Trent Furr (49) is shown practicing his punting on the sidelines. Furr, who is a sophomore at Co-Lin, had four punts for 160 yards during the MACJC Championship Game that was played in Wesson on Saturday. 
(Photo by Mike Robertson)

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

WESSON — While they were certainly disappointed with the results of their 54-15 loss to East Mississippi Community College in the MACJC State Football Championship Game on Saturday, a trio of Choctaw County natives … Read more

Pet of week – 11/12/2014

11-12 Pet of the Week

Valentine is a 3 year old mixed breed that very much needs a new home.  Valentine would love to be your only dog.  She gets along great with adults, children and cats, but is very jealous of other dogs.  … Read more

Pre-K visits Scarecrow Trail

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PreK students from Ackerman Elementary School went to the City Walking Track to see the Scarecrow Trail. They loved seeing all the different scarecrows as well as observing the changing colors of leaves on the trees. They all enjoyed a … Read more