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

Tips for increasing physical activity

Written by: Pamela Redwine, Nutrition and Food Safety Area Agent Submitted by: Juli Hughes, County Director Mississippi State University Extension Service – Choctaw County

Make physical activity a regular part of the day. Choose activities that you enjoy and can … Read more