Sam G. “Luther” Ables June 20, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. Sam G. “Luther” Ables, 81, were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 24, 2012 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman, MS. Rev. Jerry Lawson officiated. Burial followed in Enon … Read more
By Ellen Graves
Cissy’s Gym will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate their first year of business on June 30, 2012 at 9a.mat their location on West Main Street in Ackerman. The celebration will continue until 3p.m.
Cissy’s Gym … Read more
NARFE to Meet June 28 The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association will meet on Thursday, June 28 at the Hilton Garden Inn on Highway 12 East in Starkville. The guest speaker will be Chip Reynolds who is the … Read more
By Staff and Press Reports
The annual JuneFest 5k Run/Walk was held Saturday, June 9, with approximately 22 participants.
J.L McClure of Ackerman was the first to cross the finish line, followed by Timmy Farish in second place. Peyton Hunt … Read more
By Press Reports
The Choctaw Cruisers presented the following trophies to winners of their annual JuneFest Car Show, held on June 9. Walter Robinson-1st Place Fred Gunn-2nd Place Paul Allen-3rd Place Bolley Massey-3rd Place Tony Stedman-3rd Place Dennis Taylor-1st Place … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
On June 23, 1862, Lincoln took a train to West Point, NY to confer with retired General Winfield Scott¸ considered by the President to be an impartial consultant. Lincoln had doubts about George McClellan’s leadership and … Read more