Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
Dec. 15, 1938
Webster Trace to Get Action
Mrs. J.M. Britt of Mathiston, Webster County director of the Natchez Trace organization, has been notified by the federal engineers in Jackson … Read more
Alex Nicolaisen, DOB 01-23-79, WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.
Earl Jerome Cullum, DOB 10-18-89, BM; WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.
Edward Hill, DOB 06-08-64, WM; MDOC: probation violation.
Bobby L. … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times
The Webster County Board of Supervisors held a short meeting to discuss the insurance claim on the courthouse on Dec. 4 in the Webster County Office Building.
The board had planned to meet … Read more
By Austin Bishop
In his nine years as a basketball coach, Danya Turner has developed a pretty simple philosophy. “We are gong to do whatever it takes to win the ball game,” Turner, the first-year boys head … Read more
FRIDAY, DEC. 13
Louisville Wildcat Classic (4:30 p.m. — Aberdeen girls vs. Meridian, 6 p.m. — Aberdeen boys vs. Meridian; 7:30 p.m. — Louisville girls vs. Kosciusko, 9 p.m. — Louisville boys vs. Kosciusko)
Choctaw County Tournament (4 … Read more
From School Reports
The students in Kimberly Cummings’ U. S. History class at Eupora High School have been studying the Great Depression.
The students were asked to create a newspaper to address some situations during the time of the … Read more
Holiday Open House
Holiday Open House is Dec. 12 from 2:30-6 p.m. at the Choctaw County Library. Bring your camera and take pictures with Santa.
Bill Monaghan, Still Blessed, Bobby Hawkins and Boundless Love will perform at 6 … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Johnson O’Conner (1891-1973), an educator who taught the importance of building a vocabulary, is quoted on the O’Conner Research Foundation website. “Why do large vocabularies characterize executives and possibly outstanding … Read more
From Press Reports
Robert Huffman of Mathiston, director of Facility Management at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point, has completed the American Society for Healthcare Engineering Leadership Institute.
Most ASHE members get plenty of training in the technical skills needed … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times
It took a couple extra days to get the game in due to inclement weather, but when the Lady Wolverines of East Webster did make the trip to play West Union on … Read more