Terry Blackwood Homecoming this weekend

By Staff and Press Reports   Performances: Saturday, June 1-Noon at JuneFest Sunday, June 2- at Enon CP Church Sunday, June 2- 6 p.m. at Ackerman Baptist Church Gospel music performer Terry Blackwood will return home to Choctaw County this…

JuneFest here this weekend

By Staff and Press Reports   Events for the entire family   Choctaw County’s JuneFest 2013 will held Saturday, June 1 in downtown Ackerman. JuneFest will feature a full day of fun activities and events for the entire family. Activities…

Ackerman Election set for June 4

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   The Town of Ackerman Municipal Election will be held June 4. Residents of the Town of Ackerman should go to Town Hall between 7 a.m.-7 p.m. to vote. Candidates for Mayor of Ackerman…

Choctaw Co. Generating Station gives back

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Employees of NRG-Choctaw County Generating Station give back to French Camp by volunteering to pick up trash from their station to the French Camp Welcome Sign. Pictured are (left to right) Millard Brock, Tim Sims, Will Salley, Allen Siedmiorka, Johnnie DeLaSalle and not pictured Stacey Thornton. This volunteer effort was part of the NRG Global Giving Day activity.

By Press Reports   NRG’s annual Global Giving Day was set for Tuesday, May 14, 2013. For the sixth year in a row, employees across the NRG Company took time during their workdays to help charitable organizations in our communities.…

School Board holds lengthy meeting

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer   The Choctaw County School Board set their budget hearing and approval dates in their May 13 meeting. After a short discussion on dates and times, the board approved to have the required budget…