Recently, I had discussed the Unit versus Beat System setup of government for the counties in Mississippi with a reader of the newspaper.
Both have their merits and demerits. Efficiency in government is hard to build no matter the system. … Read more
By Terry Harpole
For the WPT
MABEN — Some people have said, “Out of any small town can come something good,” and the small town of Maben is no exception to this.
More than 20 years ago, Maben Manufacturing, … Read more
THURSDAY, AUG. 22
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at East Webster
6 p.m. — Eupora at Louisville
6:30 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater
5 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County
Junior High Football
5:30/6:30 p.m. — … Read more
OCC yard sale
The annual yard sale to benefit Operation Christmas Child will be Aug. 23 and 24 starting at 7 a.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church in Mathiston. The church is located at 2335 Old Trace Road.
The sale … Read more
For the past 15 years, the United Methodist Men of Liberty UMC in Eupora has given a scholarship to a minority senior at Eupora High School with a high GPA. On Aug. 4, Kallejah Evans was presented with this award … Read more
From Sapa Baptist Church
On Aug. 11, Sapa Baptist Church honored the Rev. Hugh Bland with an “appreciation reception.” The congregation, friends and family had a wonderful afternoon of fellowship with Bro. Hugh and his lovely daughter, Clair.
In … Read more
Dewayne H. Vaughn, DOB 09-02-69, WM; SO2: warrant for simple assault.
Hillary Bergeron, DOB 04-01-93,WF; Eupora 11: warrant for Eupora PD and Webster SO.
James M. Johnson Jr., DOB 08-26-81, WM; SO7: possession of marijuana in a motor … Read more
From Press Reports
DJ Carpenter of Mathiston worked hard to complete the requirements for his second religion badge, God and Family.
In January 2012 the Rev. Larry Halford awarded DJ with his second religion badge. Bro. Larry and DJ … Read more
By Britt Maxwell
The Cosmic Corner
This blog is about structures that have been destroyed as a result of meteor events as reported in news since 1900.
Before I start, I should explain some of the terminology. A meteoroid … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times
Thanks to a split of two games in Saturday’s Eupora Classic, the East Webster High School slow-pitch softball team has jumped out to a 2-1 start on the season.
“We are looking pretty … Read more