CCJHS holds annual Academic Awards Day

From press & staff reports

Choctaw County Junior High School held its annual Academic Awards Day May 9, 2016 at the Ty Cobb Building on the CCHS campus.

The event began with a welcome from CCHS Principal Shane Burton, followed … Read more

Pump testing

Photos by Blaine Adams

Kirk Rosehan, Oktibbeha County Fire Coordinator, conducted Saturday, May 7, 2016 pump certification testing at the Choctaw County Lake for multiple county volunteer fire departments. Ackerman, Bywy, Reform, Union and Simpson Volunteer Fire Departments received certifications.… Read more

Sons of the American Legion chartered

Founded in 1932, Sons of The American Legion (S.A.L.) exists to honor the service and sacrifice of Legionnaires.

S.A.L. members include males of all ages whose parents or grandparents served in the U.S. military and were eligible for American Legion … Read more

Fire Safety Awareness

Photo by Blaine Adams

TucksKindergarten01Choctaw County Fire Coordinator, Blaine Adams, read to Mrs. Tucks’ Kindergarten Class at Ackerman Elementary School Monday, May 9. Multiple books were read and covered subjects about fire safety and sever weather awareness. The class asked … Read more

Mabus speaks to the Ackerman Class of 1966

Celebrates 50th school reunion with former classmates

By Buddy Smith

Secretary of the U.S. Navy, Raymond Edwin “Ray” Mabus, Jr., was in Ackerman Saturday, April 30, 2016 with former classmates and friends for a 50-year celebration of the 1966 graduation … Read more