Military notes – 09/02/15

Army Reserve Pvt. Marcquel K. Kennedy
Army Reserve Pvt. Marcquel K. Kennedy has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, … Read more

Calendar of Events – 09/02/15

Crimm Family Reunion
September 13
The annual Crimm Reunion will meet Sept. 13 at Chester Community Center. Come bring your favorite dish and enjoy a day of fun and fellowship.

NA meetings
The Choctaw County Library in Ackerman is hosting … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURS, SEPT. 3
Prep Softball
4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy
5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater
5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Bruce… Read more

Pack food safety with tailgate party fun and socializing

Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Coordinator
MSU Extension – Choctaw County

Now that football season is starting up across the country, tailgaters are firing up their grills and breaking out their hamburgers, hot dogs and polish sausages. But a lot … Read more

Obituaries – 09/02/15

Howard Earl Carpenter
Aug. 23, 2015
Services for Howard Earl Carpenter, 88, of Sturgis were Aug. 25, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Russell Mord officiating. Mr. Carpenter requested cremation.

He was born May 16, 1927, … Read more

Legals – 09/02/15

LEGAL NOTICE
Choctaw County School System will take bids on the purchase and removal of the following school buses:
Bus, Year Model… Read more