Ackerman Christmas Parade brightens downtown

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…

WES Chargers in Charge

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…

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…

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.