Won 1st


The Mississippi Mustangs 11u team won 1st place in the 82 Challenge Bulldog Bash Silver Bracket Tournament in Columbus, MS on April 11 & 12.  This win was made possible by our sponsors, Hunt Pest Control, Flipz Unlimited Gymnastics & … Read more

Art’s Place ribbing cutting planned

Photo by Donna McKay 
Art’s Place, a specialty coffee and sandwich shop, is now open. Located at 9 East Main Street in Ackerman. Pictured is Linda Carter, owner, center, and staff.

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

Art’s Place is now open! The new coffee house and sandwich shop and business center opened this week in downtown Ackerman. It is located at 9 East Main Street (the former Tizzy Lizzy).

Art’s Place … Read more

Local student accepted at prestigious school


From press reports

The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science is pleased to announce that the Class of 2017 has been selected, and the following student from your area has been admitted into the highly selective school.

Lillian Fulgham, of … Read more

Choctaw County High School Senior Profiles 2015

Name: Macie Totiana Cook
School: Choctaw County High School
Parents: Joey and Tracey Cook
Clubs/Activities/Sports: SGA, FFA, Colorguard, Band, Beta, Mu Alpha Theta
Awards/Honors: Most Outstanding Band (14-15), Best Section (Saxophone, 13-14, 14-15), Highest Avg. Environmental Science, Completer in Ag. … Read more