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FCA Blossman Waterfront dedicated

By Sylvia Dickson On April 18, the new Blossman Waterfront at French Camp Academy was dedicated at the Rising Son Retreat Center. It is named for John R. Blossman, who served on the FCA Board of Trustees from 1973 until…

Ambulance Services provide information on contracts

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Carthage Ambulance Service doing business as LifeCare Emergency Management Services (EMS) provided information in two documents that were sent via U.S. mail and emailed to all five Choctaw County Board of Supervisors, Wednesday April…

Pack 41 Pinewood Derby Tournament

Submitted By Mike Hughes Saturday, April 16, the First Baptist Church, Ackerman and American Legion Post 82 Cub Scout Pack, Ackerman held their annual joint Pinewood Derby Tournament at the Ackerman Baptist Church Family Life Center. The Cub Scouts, The…

May 14 is the Pioneer Day at French Camp

By Sylvia Dickson On Saturday, May 14, 2016, step back in time at Pioneer Day in French Camp, MS. Activities start at 9:00 and wrap up around 3:00. Admission to the festival is free. Wander through the Natchez Trace Historic…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 04/27/2016

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County selects Adams as new Fire Coordinator

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Blaine Adams, a lieutenant with the Grenada Fire Department and an Ackerman Volunteer Fireman was named Choctaw County’s’ newest Fire Coordinator at the regularly scheduled meeting of the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors Monday,…

Volunteer firefighters serve community

Press and staff reports Did you ever stop to think what would happen if no one volunteered to put out fires or respond to medical emergencies in your community. The toll in lives and property would be unfathomable. Over 70%…

Choctaw County Volunteer

By: Tim “Tinker” Pritchett Ackerman V.F.D. If You See Red Lights Flashing On The Dash Of The Vehicle Coming From The Rear Please Pull Over And Make Way It Could Be Your Local Choctaw County Volunteer! We Don’t Flash Them…