[news[] JuneFest fun begins early on June 1

By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce The JuneFest 5K Run/Walk will be the first event of the festival on Saturday, June 1. The event is being sponsored by French Camp Academy and Camp of the Rising Son. This year’s event…

From Bluegrass to Buggy Rides

By Sylvia Dickson On Saturday, May 11th, load up the wagons and bring your family and friends! This year’s Pioneer Day will be bustin’ loose with music, crafts, dancing, cooking and more. It’s a free and educational, family fun day…

Ackerman FFA competes at Central District Contest

By Press Reports Saturday March 2, 2013, Ackerman FFA Chapter members attended District competition in Carthage at Leake Central High School. In order to attend District, a student must win first or second place at Federation. Samantha Reed, Ackerman FFA…

Supervisors discuss Pioneer lease payments

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors conducted business on April 30. In there April 30 meeting, the board discussed Pioneer Health Services lease payments for the Choctaw County Nursing Home. In the meeting, it…

Obituaries

Marilyn Mae Thomas Carver April 27, 2013 Funeral Services for Marilyn Mae Thomas Carver, 78, were held 11 a.m. May 1, 2013 at French Camp Presbyterian Church in French Camp, MS with Rev. Alex Coblents and Rev. Gary Jackson officiating.…

AES Sixth Graders enjoy Tennessee Trip

By Press Reports The Ackerman Elementary School sixth grade students have worked hard this year, and their efforts did not go unnoticed. Students’ good behavior was recognized and they were rewarded with a special 3-day trip to Chattanooga, Tennessee. During…