Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this Fall season called “EXPLORING FALL SKIES!” This presentation will be given on Friday, October 11, 2013 starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and solar astronomer, … Read more
Choctaw County Master Gardeners will hold our 3rd annual Scarecrow Trail October 21-31 at the Walking Track on Main Street in Ackerman. We would like to invite groups, businesses, churches and individuals to make a family-friendly scarecrow. Scarecrows should be … Read more
From Staff Reports
A local man was killed last week after a pickup struck him south of Eupora in Choctaw County.
The fatal accident occurred in Choctaw County around 6 a.m. Oct. 2 on Mississippi 9 at Bluff Springs … Read more
Mrs. Julia Steele Burrage
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Funeral service were held for Mrs. Julia Steele Burrage at New Zion Baptist Church . Officiating were Rev. W. L. Hightower and Elder Ernest May. Burial following in the New Zion Cemetery.… Read more
By Press Reports
Depression affects all walks of life. From young adults to the elderly and across all races, nearly one in 10 people in the U.S. suffer from depression and the Mississippi statistic is even higher. Screening for … Read more
By Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce
Jack-O-Lantern Jam will take place on Saturday, October 26, from 4 – 8 p.m. in downtown Ackerman at the walking track and the parking lot on Main Street.
To help make this event … Read more