Letters to the editor

Ackerman Drivers

I am writing this to make my friends mad.  Not really although this letter applies to some of them.  … Read more

Ackerman Christmas Parade brightens downtown

First Place Float Antioch _0095

By Chuck Bailey
Choctaw Plaindealer

With temperatures in the mid 40’s by the start of this years 2015 Ackerman Christmas Parade, the crowd was a little thinner than in years past. However, once it started rolling, brave parade goers warmed … Read more

WES Chargers in Charge

WES Chargers In Charge 2015 Nov

WES Chargers In Charge 2015 Nov

This month’s chargers in charge were selected based upon the character trait “Trustworthy”.  Students selected get free ice cream, an extra 15 minutes of recess, and a certificate. Front Row L to R:  Lanaa Lane, Taylor Cooper, Kaleigh Crowley, Henry … Read more

Jobs for Life hears from three area employers

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Jobs For Life Class a part of the Christian Women’s Job Corps that meets Tuesdays and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until noon at Broken Wings had three area employers speak to them and … Read more

Art club fun

The Art Club at French Camp Elementary recently visited the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson. They participated in an art lesson in the studio at the museum.  They also toured two exhibits - The Mississippi Story and Bright Fields, The Mastery of Marie Hull.  Students attending were:  Maci Grice, Baylee Henderson, Kate Beard, Bella Stanford, Allie McCoy, Adilyn Burchfield, Kezia Taylor, Olivia Massie, Kaydence Myers, Lilly Bright, Chloe Tharp, Brennan McGlothin, Brooke-Lynn Broughton and Madison Henderson. Teachers accompanying the students were  Mrs. Stacie Perry, Mrs. Jerene Parker and Coach Jim Rhodes.

The Art Club at French Camp Elementary recently visited the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson. They participated in an art lesson in the studio at the museum.  They also toured two exhibits – The Mississippi Story and Bright Fields,

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Obituaries

Mrs. Margaret Jean Upchurch
November 30, 2015

Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Jean Upchurch, 82, were held at Chester Baptist Church in Ackerman, Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 11 a.m. Burial was at the Chester Baptist Cemetery. … Read more