Obituaries

Mr. Howard Cecil Ray Mr. Howard Cecil Ray, 87, passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2012, at Mississippi State Veteran’s Home in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Visitation was at Flower Ridge United Methodist Church in Louisville, Mississippi, on Wednesday, December 19, 2012,…

Basketball in county wrapup before holidays

By Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer Ackerman The Ackerman Indians traveled to Eupora Tuesday, Dec. 11 to tip off against the Eagles. The Lady Indians took the court first against the Lady Eagles, and dropped a 39-35 close decision. Iasia…

Area residents Graduate from MUW

The following students graduated in December from Mississippi University for Women. Shannon Black , a resident of Ackerman, MS graduated with a/an BA Joni McCulloch , a resident of Ackerman, MS graduated with a/an MED. Founded in 1884 as the…

Calendar of Events

Birthday celebration Grace Sloan Dec. 30 The family of Grace Sloan invites everyone to help her celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, December 30 at Hopewell Baptist Church Fellowship Hall from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. The church is located at 724…