Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

On the Vocabulary Can Be Fun website I came upon a strategy of how to expand vocabulary. Divide your vocabulary into three groups. The first category has words you’re confident … Read more

Obituaries – 12/10/14

Mr. Charles S. “Bob” Martin
November 30, 2014

Funeral services for Mr. Charles S. “Bob” Martin, 85, were held at Weir Baptist Church in Weir on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. Jared Busby and Mark Mayo officiated. Burial … Read more

Medical Center opens Wound Healing Center

By Press Reports

Choctaw Regional Medical Center is proud to announce the opening of its new outpatient wound healing center. The wound center provides outpatient services to people with chronic or hard to heal wounds. Chronic wounds include; diabetes foot … Read more

Ackerman Christmas Parade to be held Thursday


By Staff Reports

The Ackerman Christmas Parade will be held Thursday, December 4 in downtown Ackerman. The theme for the parade is Hometown Christmas Spirit. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy this year’s parade.

A silent auction will … Read more

Reception planned to honor McKay

By Staff Reports

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a reception to honor Donna McKay on December 9 from 4-6 p.m. at the J.P. Coleman building in Ackerman.

McKay was promoted to Chamber of Commerce Executive Director on … Read more