Mrs. Annie Mae Morgan November 14, 2012 Funeral services for Annie Mae Morgan, 92, were held at 10 a.m. on November 17, 2012 at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Jess Morgan and Rev. Gary Robertson officiating. Burial followed in … Read more

Local author publishes first book

By Staff and Press Reports

Local author Whitney Yarber White publishes first book, “Don’t Swallow the Baby Jesus”, to be released in January.

White, 25, currently lives in Webster County in the New Hope Community, where her husband, Matthew, pastors … Read more

The Civil War

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On November 9, 1862, Union General Ambrose Burnside took command of the Army of the Potomac, replacing General George McClellan, who had been removed from command. Following McClellan would not be an easy transition. General Henry … Read more

Calendar of Events

Ann Downing in concert Nov. 25 Come celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season with Legendary Gospel Recording Artist, Ann Downing, of The Downing’s, at Pine Forest Baptist Church, located 7 miles North of Stewart, on May Road. The concert … Read more

French Camp Panthers keep going

Ruthie Robison The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Panthers are a game away from a trip to Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson.

The Panthers advanced to the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 1A North Half championship game after … Read more

Ackerman FFA awarded Bronze emblem at National Convention

By Press Reports

Members of the Ackerman FFA Chapter were one of 44 teams participating in the National FFA Parliamentary Procedure Career Development Event (CDE). The event was held in conjunction with the 85th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind.… Read more