Calendar of Events

Attention All Ackerman High School Graduates: If you graduated between the years of 2001-2007, we still have your cumulative folders. These folders include such information as state test scores, copies of birth certificates, and copies of immunization reports. The cumulative…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary by Don Vaughan

What is a word that sounds like it might pertain to instructing, but doesn’t? What’s a three syllable word for a private conversation between two persons (this is also the word for a sofa intended to seat two). Right in…

Volunteer firemen training held

By Chris Coleman, Fire coordinator In the past few weeks, the Choctaw County Fire Services, in conjunction with the MS State Fire Academy, held an EMS support operations 12 hour training for the Volunteer Firemen in and around Choctaw County.…

Consolidation plans argued in federal court

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer How the Choctaw County School District should be consolidated is still an unanswered question, as of press time Monday. The CCSD (or district) and the Department of Justice presented their plans and evidence to…

Indians take crucial sweep in district play

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer The Ackerman High School baseball team heard something from head baseball coach Patrick Nutt on Friday that they won’t likely hear again. “I told them we hold our destiny in our hands,” Nutt said…

Obituaries

Mr. Ted Powell March 29, 2013 Funeral services for Ted W. Powell, 75, were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 1, 2013 at Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Randle Poss and Rev. Curtis Guess officiating. Burial followed in the…