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During their last scheduled meeting of 2019, held on Tuesday, December 3, the Ackerman Board of Aldermen took up several routine matters including:
Gregory Brown, a representative for Polo Custom Products spoke with the Choctaw County Board of Supervisors during their meeting on Monday, December 2.
The 2019 Choctaw County Christmas Parade was held Thursday, December 5 at 6 p.m. in downtown Ackerman. The theme was Christmas Through the Decades.
This past Saturday, the Choctaw County National Guard members gathered with their family to celebrate a ‘Family Day’ which included a barbecue meal, games, numerous door prizes and Santa was on ha
Although the Louisville Annual Christmas Parade  didn’t kickoff until 5:30 in downtown Louisville,  people were seen staking out prime viewing seats as early as 4 p.m.

First Lady Julia Grant’s historic opera cloak now displayed among artifacts at MSU’s Presidential Library Museum


STARKVILLE, Miss.—While preparing to visit the newly opened Paris Opera House in 1877 during a world tour with husband and former U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant, First Lady Julia Grant purchased a black, beaded silk evening wrap for the occasion.