Open House dates, times set

Ackerman Elementary School Open House will be Wednesday, August 8 from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. All parents and students are invited to attend and many bring their school supplies to their homeroom during the event. There will be tables in the … Read more

The Civil War – Spies played a role on both sides

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

Neither the Union nor the Confederate governments had elaborate, structured espionage departments set up as the war began, although each had spies reporting information before The War officially started.

According to, “From early in the … Read more

Basic Cooking skills class for adults set

From press reports

Adult cooking skills and nutrition education classes, perfect for newly marrieds, new parents, or anyone wanting to brush up on cooking skills and current nutrition topics will be held August 13, 14 and 15.

Program topics will … Read more

Missing Choctaw Countian update

Missing Choctaw Countian update

The Mississippi Highway Patrol/Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is issuing a Silver Alert for James William Sunn, 76, of Ackerman. Sunn left Ackerman toward Arkansas July 18, 2012 en route to Vancouver Island, British Columbia and has
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