Education notes

Local named to HCC president’s list

Holmes Community College Academic and technical students with exemplary quality point averages are recognized at the end of the fall and spring semesters by being named to the President’s or Dean’s list. To be … Read more

Obituary – T.L. Bowie

Funeral services for Mr. T.L. Bowie, 82, were held at Ackerman Baptist Church on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. Danny Irvin officiated. Burial at Salem Church Cemetery in Ackerman.
A native of Choctaw County, Mr. Bowie was … Read more

‘Mitchell Dental Cares’ event a huge success

From press reports

Mitchell Dental Clinic is Ackerman recently held their annual charity event with a slight name change – “Mitchell Dental Cares.”
The event took place for the 7th year in a row this past Friday, May 9. Mitchell … Read more

Supervisors hold brief meeting

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors held a brief session during their regular meeting on May 12 at the Choctaw County Courthouse.

The board met briefly with county resident Charles Peay, who wanted to … Read more

Longs retire

Rep. Joey Hood recognizes Hugh and Martha Long

By Sylvia Dickson

After nearly 50 years of service at French Camp Academy, Hugh and Martha Long are retiring.
Hugh was born in Kansas and moved to French Camp from Texas. He began his career at FCA in 1966 as … Read more