Supervisors approve cost of living raise

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Board of Supervisors approved a three percent cost of living raise to all Board of Supervisor and Chancery clerk employees in the October 6 meeting. This came after the supervisors gave some of … Read more

WFCA FM 108 Day planned

Photo by Amanda McBride
WFCA FM 108 Day is planned for Saturday, October 18 at the radio station in French Camp. Come out to FM 108 Day to enjoy Southern Gospel music, Craft Fair, silent auction, food and fellowship. Pictured are some of the items available for bid for the silent auction.

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The annual WFCA FM108 Day in French Camp is planned for Saturday, October 18 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
WFCA FM 108 Day is a day of fundraising for the WFCA radio station that features … Read more

Dixie Pan Club holds meeting

Submitted photo
Michelle Pritchett and Elizabeth Jenkins, owner of Forget-Me-Not Florist, taught flower demonstrations to the Dixie Pan Club during their September meeting.

By Press Reports

The Dixie Pan Club met in September at Alice Belk’s house. We had 13 members and two visitors present. Several of our members are still vacationing. The devotional was given by Ellen Turnipseed and there were no … Read more

Lady Panthers finish tied for first in district play

Senior night

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team closed out its regular season with a dramatic 11-7 come-from-behind win over visiting Ethel High School on Thursday to finish in a tie with the Lady Tigers … Read more

Show and Tell

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Mr. Freddie Davis, a custodian at Ackerman Elementary School, had show and tell today. He brought his monster size butterbeans to show teachers and students at AES. Mr. Freddie grew the abnormal butterbeans in his own garden.… Read more

MFWC President speaks to 20th Century Club members

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Program Leader of the month Courtney Coleman with MFWC President Darlene Adams, who spoke about her President’s Special Project: “Let’s get WILD to finish the fight (American Cancer Society).”

Reported by Donna McKay, Club Reporter

The monthly meeting of the GFWC Twentieth Century Club of Ackerman was held Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:30 pm at the Ackerman Library. President Ginny Lucas being in the chair and Secretary Susan … Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/15/2014

Food Drive for Batson Children’s Hospital
Regions Bank is partnering with Batson Children’s Hospital by participating in their Adopt-A-Floor program. This program helps families whose children are hospitalized for extended periods of time by providing pre-packaged food and snack items. … Read more