Obituaries

Mr. Alfred Dempsey
Alfred Dempsey, 64, died April 14, 2013 at the Choctaw County Nursing
Center. Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. at Center Ridge
Cemetery in Winston County. Rev. Derrick Wilson will officiate.
Mr. Dempsey was born Feb. … Read more

Calendar of Events

Attention All Ackerman High School Graduates:
If you graduated between the years of 2001-2007, we still have your
cumulative folders. These folders include such information as state
test scores, copies of birth certificates, and copies of immunization
reports. The cumulative … Read more

Ackerman well-represented in regional track meet

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Fifteen boys and twelve girls will be representing Ackerman High
School in the MHSAA Class 2A Track and Field Regionals being held at
Winona High School on Saturday.

Athletes had to qualify in the … Read more

Locals among Financial Peace Completers

Submitted by: Building Strong Families Healthy Marriage Project a
U.S. Health and Human Services initiative.

Congratulations to the participants who recently completed Financial
Peace University (FPU). FPU is a nationally known curriculum widely
publicized and created by financial specialist Dave … Read more

Kindergarten reading challenge held

By Staff and Press Reports

Learning to read is a challenge and a reward. Kindergartens at
Ackerman Elementary School have learned the meaning of both.

The AES Kindergarten was challenged to read 1,000 in 30 days. Glen
Blaine, AES principal, … Read more