Community Partners propose playground

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Melissa Stevens with Community Partners, a newly formed group of ladies that want to make improvements to the town of Ackerman, came before the Ackerman Board of Alderman at their August 2, 2016 meeting … Read more

Rainwater selected to study low altitude aurora

From Press Reports

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp has been selected among five other facilities around the country to participate in a research project studying low altitude aurora.

The project involved the installation of a high-end research camera at the … Read more

Back to the basics at French Camp Academy

Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.

Romans 5:5
Reading, ‘Riting, and ‘Rithmetic

School is the game; learning is the aim. … Read more


Mr. Michael Nicholas Evans
July 29, 2016

Funeral services for Mr. Michael Nicholas Evans, 94, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 11 a.m. Burial at Fentress Baptist Church Cemetery in Ackerman.

Mr. Evans … Read more

Ribbon cutting set for Mr. Preston’s Garden

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

It’s time for a ribbon cutting! Join Mr. Preston’s Garden and the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2016 for a ribbon cutting and grand opening. Mr. Preston’s Garden … Read more