Observe children’s eye health and safety

Submitted by: Rita Tanksley Child & Family Area Agent

According to Prevent Blindness America, more than 12.1 million school- age children, or one in four, has a vision impairment. Among preschool-age children, more than one in 20 has a vision … Read more

Job Fair held for Pioneer hospital

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer

More than 100 people lined up before 5 p.m. on August 16 for a chance to work at Pioneer Community Hospital of Choctaw County.

Pioneer held a Job Fair in Ackerman on August 16 … Read more

WAC student attends Summer MathCamp II

OXFORD, Miss. – The Center for Mathematics and Science Education at the University of Mississippi hosted three weeklong sessions of its annual MathCamp program on campus this summer for students in grades 5-8.

Anna Farmer, a student at Weir Attendance … Read more

Price awarded Centennial Scholarship at MUW

By Press Reports

Alyssa Price of Ackerman has been awarded the highest honor for receiving the Centennial Scholarship from Mississippi University for Women.

Price is a 2012 graduate of Ackerman High School where she was salutatorian for her class. She … Read more