4-County members convene for Annual Membership Meeting

4-County Electric Power Association’s Bill Caldwell converses with Charles and Jean Maness of Ackerman at the 75th anniversary memorabilia table of the cooperative’s annual meeting Thursday at East Mississippi Community College in Mayhew. A record number of participants, 800, attended the annual event.

From press reports

Members of 4-County Electric Power Association elected two directors, took rides on a hot air balloon, celebrated the cooperative’s 75th anniversary, attended a health fair and learned about a variety of cooperative programs and initiatives Thursday at … Read more

MS Forge makes first dispatch of products

Truck hauling out the first load.

From press reports

After several months of dedication and hard work, the team at Mississippi Forge makes its first dispatch of finished products. This has been a moment eagerly awaited by the company who has spent a fortune in turning … Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest a huge success

The Chamber of Commerce held their annual Pine Tree Music Fest this past Saturday, June 7 in downtown Ackerman. The featured entertainment for the night was recording artist Mark Box, who thrilled the crowd with his unique country style. Box is pictured here onstage (second from left) and with his two-year old son, Cully (insert).

From press & staff reports

After months of preparation and hard work, The Choctaw Chamber of Commerce held the Pine Tree Music Fest, formerly known as Junefest, this past Saturday in downtown Ackerman.
It was a wonderful day for the … Read more

Officer hired

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen held their monthly meeting on June 3 at City Hall. During this meeting the board:… Read more