News of Yesteryear

Sixty-five years ago this week–From the files of the 15, 1951 Choctaw Plaindealer

Elected Without Opposition

Hon. J.P. Coleman, of Ackerman, has received the Democratic nomination without opposition for the office of Attorney General of Mississippi. His new term will … Read more

Miles For Happy Smiles 5K held

By Jamie McHan

Miles For Happy Smiles 5K was definitely a success!

It took place June 4th at 7:30am as part of The Pine Tree Music Fest in Downtown Ackerman.

All proceeds are going toward providing free dentures to community … Read more

Bulldog ready

Chuck Bailey/Staff

Triplett02Tre Brown (#96) who is from Ackerman and recently signed with Mississippi State as a juco transfer from Copiah Lincoln Community College, played in his first game as a bulldog during the Super Bulldog Weekend Spring game. Pictured … Read more

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A dearth of character

An aging lawyer, once a well known Louisiana politician, put a Biblical spin on the presidential race that reflects my thoughts on the prospects of choosing between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in November.

“It’s like … Read more

In our community

That’s Life

By Ruth Nowlin

There is nothing that wakes me up to the fact that I am not just chronically challenged but that I am just plain getting old than going to a school reunion. Standing around swapping stories … Read more