FCA Lady Panthers take key district win over McAdams

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

By Thursday night the French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team should know just where its fortunes rest.

The Lady Panthers entered the week 1-1 in region play with two more league contests to … Read more

Annual 4-H Awards Banquet held

From press reports

 

The annual 4-H awards banquet was held Thursday, October 3 at the Ackerman Church of Christ.  This event honored 4-H members who participated in District and State events, volunteers and advisory council members who served from … Read more

Explore fall skies at Rainwater

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

Scarecrows needed for 3rd Annual Scarecrow Trail

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

Man struck, killed on Hwy. 9

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

Obituaries

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