In our community – Praying For the Saints

Pastor Steve Ellison

Colossians 1:9-12 is one of the four “Prison Prayers of Paul”.  The other three are found in Ephesians 1, Ephesians 3, and Philippians 1.  They are so named because Paul wrote them while he was in Roman … Read more

FCA honor rolls

French Camp Elementary School Honor Roll – 4th 9 Weeks, 2nd Semester, & Final Averages

Superintendent’s List

1st Grade:… Read more

Letter to the editor – A big thank you

We want to thank all the Ackerman merchants who so generously gave door prizes for our guest vehicle owners at the Choctaw Cruisers Car and Truck Show during the Pine Tree Music Fest. We are so lucky to live in … Read more

Region 4 State Games baseball roster filled

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Region 4 team for the 2014 State Games of Mississippi Baseball team has been selected. Region 4 coach Tyler Rogers of Nanih Waiya said no Choctaw County athletes tried out for the team, … Read more

In our community – Love And Kindness

Written by Rev. Howard Lewis

Jeremiah 31:3
3 The Lord hath appeared of old unto me, saying, Yea, I have loved thee with an everlasting love: therefore with lovingkindness have I drawn thee.
As many of you know, I  now … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What is iambic pentameter (eye-AM-bik pen-TAM-uh-tur)? Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary defines the noun iamb, which has been in English since 1586, as a metrical foot consisting of one short syllable … Read more