Teen dies in car accident

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The community is in shock over the loss of a 17-year-old from Ackerman that was killed in a car accident.

Corey D. McPherson, 17, of Ackerman, died in a one-car accident on April 6, … Read more

Cauthen to see patients on Fridays

Photo by Amanda McBride
Marcie Smith, nurse, and Kellie Cauthen, FNP-C, are available to see patients on Fridays at the Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Ackerman.

By Staff and Press Reports

Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw announces that Kellie Cauthen, FNP-C, is now seeing patients on Fridays at the Pioneer Family Medical Clinic of Ackerman. She is … Read more

AES named as Value Added School

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AES Principal Glen Blaine, center, accepts the Value Added School award at the 2014 PREPS-MAPE Conference.

By Press Reports

A local school from the Choctaw County School District has been recognized at the recent statewide conference of the Program of Research and Evaluation of Public Schools (PREPS) for being named as a Value Added School.

Over … Read more

Marriage Enrichment event held

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The Building Strong Families program held a Marriage Enrichment event March 28 at Pap’s Place in Ackerman.  Over 70 Choctaw County graduates of the 8 Habits of a Healthy Marriage, Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, and Read more

Senior Dancers

4-9 Dancers

Joyce Yates School of Dance will present the 2014 Spring Dance Review at 6 p.m. Friday, April 11, at Eupora High School’s Latham Auditorium. Senior dancers who … Read more