DYW Trunk Show set

By Press Reports

 

Marilyn Ramirez, Choctaw County’s Distinguished Young Woman, will be traveling to Meridian July 14th to compete in the state program for the title of Mississippi’s Distinguished Young Woman. The Distinguished Young Woman Program is the new … Read more

Ackerman police chief resigns

By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

Ackerman Police Chief Tanya Burton resigned after nearly four years as police chief. Burton was the first female police chief for the Town of Ackerman.

The Ackerman Board of Aldermen approved her resignation, … Read more

Do you want some dirt with that?

Jenkins

By Ellen Graves

 

An antique, faded green car that’s the size of a small tank drives slowly up the gravel driveway early one morning and parks by a garden that’s overgrown with weeds.  Ninety-one-year-old Inez Jenkins, of Ackerman, steps … Read more

4-H Entomology Workshop Held

Children in the 4-H Entomology Workshop

Bugs and other interesting creatures were found Saturday, June 22 at the 4-H Entomology Workshop in Ackerman. Eleven children had fun searching for insects, looking at them under a microscope, looking at insect collections and making insect crafts.  They also Read more