French Camp faces Ethel in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy baseball team will be on a first-name basis
with their opponents in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A
Baseball Playoffs this weekend and they won’t have to travel … Read more

The Civil War – Grierson’s Raid, Part 2

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On April 21, the 5th day of “Grierson’s Raid,” Edward Hatch was
executing his orders to destroy rail lines between West Point and
Macon, and return to LaGrange, Tennessee. His successful efforts
allowed Grierson to reach … Read more

Bowling Family Concert slated

By Press Reports

The Bowling Family will be in concert on Sunday night, May 5, 2013 at
6pm at the Ackerman Church of God.

The church is located at 8162 Highway 12 West, Ackerman, MS 39735.
There is no admission … Read more

‘Firescape’ to make home safer from wildfires

From Mike Skipper
Winston county extension director

“If a wildfire came through your neighborhood or community, could
your house survive on its own?”

I know that’s a dramatic question, but one we need to consider when
living in an environment … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Eddie Joe
Morgan
Funeral services for Eddie Joe Morgan, 78, were held 11 a.m. on April
12, 2013 at Salem Independent Methodist Church Cemetery near
Ackerman, MS.

Mr. Morgan was a retired district claims manager for Farm Bureau
Insurance. … Read more