By Eric Pittman
MPA Intern Choctaw Plaindealer
Reggie Kelly, former professional football player and native of Aberdeen, Mississippi, arrived in Ackerman on June 12 to present his new food brand “KYVAN”.
Kelly visited the Supervalu were he was … Read more
Bo and Heather Studdie of Ackerman are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Breanne Studdie.
Abigail was born on May 24, 2014, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. She weighed … Read more
From staff reports
Those interested in learning to write sports for a hobby or profession or how to have their sports photographs published are invited to take part in a sports writing/sports photography camp that will be held at three … Read more
An important naval event occurred in June 1864. History.com states on June 19, “The most successful and feared Confederate commerce raider of the war, the CSS Alabama, sinks after a spectacular battle off the coast of France with the USS … Read more
By Lisa Harris
Recently Ackerman celebrated its annual festival. The events remain similar but the name has changed for the third time since I have participated. It used to be called the Dawg Days of Summer. It was in August … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
What is a noun for a slender, graceful woman or girl (this word is in the title of a Nathaniel Hawthorn story)? James Joyce in Ulysses uses a two-syllable word … Read more