Mrs. Bruister’s sixth grade gifted class participated in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest. It is open to grades 6-12. Out of 2,000 applicants they were one of 300 teams chosen to advance. They received a free Samsung Galaxy Tablet.
Coach Smith has his PE students at Ackerman Elementary School working on critical thinking skills. Students had to use materials to cross the water to the island in the middle, get their whole team across the water, and get to the other bank. Lots of creative thinking!
SCRAPPERS, a local quilt guild from Ackerman, Mississippi, is made up of a group of thirty women from Choctaw and surrounding counties who love the art of quilting. Under the leadership of Diane Rhône, the Scrappers meet one day each month where we share ideas, sew, take classes, and perform demonstrations of our work for all to see.
Celebrating 23 years
Pastor Murphy has been shepherding St. Luke FGB Church for 23 years now. Members want to show appreciation to him by having an anniversary program on March 8, 2020 at 3:00 pm.
They are inviting everyone to join in the celebration.
The celebration will be at the Choctaw County
The Choctaw County HOSA students attended District Conference at Millsaps CTC in Starkville on Saturday, Feb. 22. We had seven HOSA students place in the top five in several events, qualifying for State HOSA competition in addition to seven other students who qualified.