Lucas Memorial Highway dedication scheduled for Feb. 4


By Press Reports

ACKERMAN-The Mississippi Department of Transportation is honored to announce that the “Anthony Lucas Memorial Highway” dedication ceremony has been scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, February 4, in Ackerman, Mississippi. The dedication ceremony, commemorating the life of Anthony … Read more

Supervisors make bond reserve fund payment

By Amanda McBride
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The January 20 meeting of the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors was held at the J.P. Coleman Building, across from the courthouse. The meeting was opened then moved due to the Choctaw County Recall … Read more

Presley to hold Natural Gas Meeting


By Press Reports

Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a Natural Gas meeting on Thursday, January 29 at the Simpson Volunteer Fire Department, located at 6310 Stewart Weir Road, Weir from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. This … Read more

High School Juniors attend DYW ‘Meet and Greet’

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By Press Reports
With a little less than nine weeks left until the local Distinguished Young Women, formerly Junior Miss program, potential contestants met with the local chairmen on Sunday, January 4th to discuss program details.

20th Century Club of … Read more

Students assist at State Capitol

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(L-R): Rep. Joey Hood (R-Ackerman), William Bailey, Addison Horne and Speaker Philip Gunn.

By Press Reports

Addison Horne from Ackerman and William Bailey of Mathiston recently served as pages for the Mississippi House of Representatives.  Pages generally run errands for officials and House staff.  Representative Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) sponsored their visit.… Read more