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Longview Opry

Longview Opry Band members Glen Brown, Joy Hendricks, Gary Grammer, Billy Joe McGinnis, Jerry Wayne McGinnis, Bill Alford and Ronnie Massie

Jim Henry shows a plaque sent to the Longview Opry from Gov. Phil Bryant to honor the Opry for sharing country, gospel and bluegrass music for 13 years. … Read more

Donation

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20th Century Club president Ginny Lucas donates school supplies to Ackerman Elementary School.… Read more

Mississippi continues to build upward momentum

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As 2015 winds to a close, Mississippians can take pride in the accomplishments of our state and feel assured we have the right people, processes and products in place to continue our upward trajectory on many fronts.… Read more

Ackerman native seeks eighth state championship

Woods with the Starkville 6A North State trophy.

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Ricky Woods, who has won seven state football championships during his head coaching career including titles at Ackerman High School in 1997 and 2001, says that winning state championships wasn’t his first priority when he … Read more

Historical Highlight Luncheon held Nov. 10

Grady speaks to those in attendance

From press reports

Grady Henderson of Henderson Auto Parts spoke about the history behind Henderson’s Auto Parts at last month’s French Camp’s Historical Highlight Luncheon. The meeting was held Tuesday, November 10th at French Camp Presbyterian Church.… Read more

Tree seedling order deadline is December 3

The Choctaw County Soil and Water Conservation District is currently taking orders for trees to be distributed in 2016. Orders for seedlings must be placed before Thursday, December 3, 2015 The tree seedlings will be delivered in February so that … Read more