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Rebels’ ‘Possum’ torn by historic season

Buster Wolfe
Emmerich Newspapers

COLUMBIA — Richard “Possum” Price is an Ole Miss Rebel, red and blue through and through. He was a lineman on two of the school’s three national championship football teams under iconic coach Johnny Vaught.

However, … Read more

Ackerman Elementary – Turkey Recipes and Thanks

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Turkey Hunter visits AES Pre-K
The AES Pre-K recently enjoyed a visit from a turkey hunter (Mr. Glen Blaine, principal).  
The hunter read a book about turkeys, discussed gun safety, turkey and deer calls, and showed his camouflage clothing. The Pre-K has been learning about hunting skills of early Native Americans and Pilgrims.

Ackerman Elementary Pre-K
What I’m thankful for…

Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s AES Pre-K Class

Mrs. Long’s and Mrs. Griffin’s Pre-K Class has been busy this month learning about Native Americans, Pilgrims and the 1st Thanksgiving. They also discussed how … Read more

Plaindealer Office closed Thanksgiving

From press reports

The Choctaw Plaindealer office will be closed Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Monday, December 1.… Read more

Aldermen hire new police officer

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen hire a new police officer in the November 11 meeting.

Chief Kevin Stark introduced Jeremy Latham to the board and recommended to hire him as a police officer at … Read more

28 academy graduates added to MBN ranks

by Press Reports

1st class for state drug enforcement agency in more than a decade

Rankin County Judge Kent McDaniel swore in 28 graduates of a six-week drug enforcement class November 7th at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy … Read more

Jail Docket – 11/26/14

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 46 miscellaneous incident reports and 11 incident offense reports last week.

11/13/14      Scott Abbott      w/m    1/27/86    CSO    petit larceny & hold for MDOC
11/13/14     Terry Latre Baber     b/m     5/23/94     CSO      disorderly conduct
11/13/14      Jarrette … Read more