Weir FFA hosts annual plant sale

By Press Reports With spring in the air, it is time to start thinking about flowers and garden plants. Weir FFA is hosting their annual spring plant sale April-May 27. The Weir greenhouse is located between the new high school…

Baseball teams looking for postseason berths

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer As the season begins to wrap up for local high school baseball teams, some are looking forward toward postseason play to start. Some teams will experience make-up games and an extended regular season before…

Local students earn ICC scholarships

By Press Reports Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2012 include Steven Drake Hughes of Ackerman, Special Achievement; Allannah Brianne Mitchell of Ackerman, Leadership, Regular Career Incentive and Harlie Pyron of Ackerman, ACT Achievement Incentive, Leadership. Hughes will be…

Lady Indians split division games

Story & Pictures By Lucretia Moss On April 10 the Lady Indians played host to Calhoun City. In JV action, Haley Lucas took the mound for the Indians pitching 2 1/2 innings and Lindsay Bruce came in to close. Haley…

Ackerman Aldermen discuss Gaston St. property

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer At the beginning of the April 3 Ackerman Board of Aldermen meeting, Mayor Dick Cain announced that Spurgeon Moss withdrew his request for an exception on his Gaston Street property. Before the withdrawal, the…