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Supervisors hold end of month meeting

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held their end of the month meeting on March 31. District 5 Supervisor Eric Chambers was absent from this meeting.

In the meeting, the board accepted… Read more

Flowers in full bloom

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Tulips blooming on Main Street in Ackerman.

By Press Reports

If you have an opportunity to look at the flower containers along Main Street in Ackerman and all around the Choctaw County Courthouse, you will notice a colorful array of … Read more

Performers set for FC Pioneer Day

From staff reports

French Camp Academy and WFCA FM 108 are pleased to announce the concert lineup for Pioneer Day. This year’s toe-tapping concert will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 10 and will feature … Read more

Teen dies in car accident

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The community is in shock over the loss of a 17-year-old from Ackerman that was killed in a car accident.

Corey D. McPherson, 17, of Ackerman, died in a one-car accident on April 6, … Read more

Cauthen to see patients on Fridays

Photo by Amanda McBride
Marcie Smith, nurse, and Kellie Cauthen, FNP-C, are available to see patients on Fridays at the Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Ackerman.

By Staff and Press Reports

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw announces that Kellie Cauthen, FNP-C, is now seeing patients on Fridays at the Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Ackerman. She is … Read more

AES named as Value Added School

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AES Principal Glen Blaine, center, accepts the Value Added School award at the 2014 PREPS-MAPE Conference.

By Press Reports

A local school from the Choctaw County School District has been recognized at the recent statewide conference of the Program of Research and Evaluation of Public Schools (PREPS) for being named as a Value Added School.

Over … Read more

Marriage Enrichment event held

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The Building Strong Families program held a Marriage Enrichment event March 28 at Pap’s Place in Ackerman.  Over 70 Choctaw County graduates of the 8 Habits of a Healthy Marriage, Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, and Read more

Senior Dancers

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Joyce Yates School of Dance will present the 2014 Spring Dance Review at 6 p.m. Friday, April 11, at Eupora High School’s Latham Auditorium. Senior dancers who … Read more

CCHS Ensembles & Choirs receive straight superiors

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By Press Reports

All Choctaw County High School Ensembles & Choirs receive straight superiors at H. S. District IV contest at Ackerman on February 27 (Madrigals, Sextet, Quartet, & High School Choir).  All groups will be going to H. S. … Read more