Fire Safety Awareness

Photo by Blaine Adams Choctaw County Fire Coordinator, Blaine Adams, read to Mrs. Tucks’ Kindergarten Class at Ackerman Elementary School Monday, May 9. Multiple books were read and covered subjects about fire safety and sever weather awareness. The class asked…

Mabus speaks to the Ackerman Class of 1966

Celebrates 50th school reunion with former classmates By Buddy Smith Secretary of the U.S. Navy, Raymond Edwin “Ray” Mabus, Jr., was in Ackerman Saturday, April 30, 2016 with former classmates and friends for a 50-year celebration of the 1966 graduation…

Locals fare well as West rolls to 31-0 All-Star win

From special Reports BOONEVILLE — The West evened the series in the Northeast Mississippi Football Coaches Association (NEMFCA) All-Star Game with a 31-0 decision over the East during the fourth edition of this event. The contest was held on the…

News of Yesteryear

Ten years ago this week–From the files of the May 24, 2006 Choctaw Plaindealer Relay Golf Tournament set to help raise cancer fight funds By Laura Sandiford The Choctaw Plaindealer The second annual Relay for Life has come and gone,…

MSU Bulldogs win SEC regular season baseball title

From School Reports STARKVILLE — Call them champions. When the dust finally settled on the final day of the regular season in the nation’s best conference, the fourth-ranked Mississippi State baseball team found itself on top. MSU won the school’s…