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Cochran continues push to stop EPA “Clean Power” Rule

From press reports

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) became an original cosponsor of two Senate resolutions that would serve to stop the Obama administration’s “Clean Power Plan”—an environmental regulatory scheme that would impose costly regulatory burdens on … Read more

Obituaries – 11/04/15

Clovis Joseph Norris
Oct. 29, 2015
Services for Clovis Joseph Norris, 98, of Kosciusko were Oct. 31, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Larry Norris officiating. Burial was in Beulah Cemetery near Weir.
He was born … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Otho Steve Sanders

Otho Steve Sanders, 93, passed away on October 31, 2015, at the Mississippi State Veterans Nursing Home in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Funeral Services were Monday, November 2, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Jordan Funeral Home Chapel in Kosciusko, MS with burial In … Read more

Legals – 11/04/15

INVITATION FOR BIDS
FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE
ON COUNTY SCHOOL LANDS

Sealed bids will be received by the Choctaw County School District, Ackerman, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on November 9th , … Read more

Making a difference

As the Make a Difference day project, the WoodmenLife Ackerman Chapter 373 has made a commitment to keep clean the segment of Hwy 15 that is dedicated to Anthony Lucas. 
"We feel that this project is a great way to honor his memory," said the volunteers.

As the Make a Difference day project, the WoodmenLife Ackerman Chapter 373 has made a commitment to keep clean the segment of Hwy 15 that is dedicated to Anthony Lucas.… Read more

Ackerman officials attend conferences

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Several officials from the town of Ackerman attended two separate educational conferences this month. Ackerman Mayor Dick Cain said, “These conferences were great and provided tremendous opportunities for our city to explore ideas. … Read more

State flag will continue to fly over Ackerman

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen attended to some old business from their September 1, 2015 meeting during the Monday, October 6 at 5:30 p.m. at the Ackerman Town Hall. … Read more

Election set for November 3

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The election for numerous county, legislative and state officials will be this Tuesday, November 3. Polls will open at 7 a.m. and remain open until 7 p.m.
 
Choctaw County still has several contested … Read more