Month: March 2014

Main Street Maben improvements continue

By Terry Harpole For the WPT After much discussion at the Maben board and mayor’s meetings concerning vacant store buildings on Main Street and other places, many of which are in a bad and unsafe condition, some progress has been…

FCA horse program adds value

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer Arena Dedication Ceremony at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 4 plus much more Reaching out to people to share the gospel is

East Mississippi CC set to host Ozark Region collegiate rodeo

From school reports SCOOBA – Exciting collegiate rodeo action returns to Mississippi’s Golden Triangle this coming week. For three days beginning Thursday, the city of West Point will be the temporary home for some 350 collegiate cowboys and cowgirls from

Homecoming concert

The Choctaw County Homecoming Concert will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at Ackerman Baptist Church. The Blackwood Brothers and Joyful Noise Quartet will perform. A love offering will be received. Call 552-7726 for more information.

Lady Eagles take dramatic region victory

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora High School fast-pitch softball team scored nine of the game’s last 10 runs including three in the bottom of the seventh inning to take a huge 12-11 win over Bruce in region…

Arbor Day at EWHS

The Maben Home and Garden Club celebrated Arbor Day by planting a Little Gem Magnolia at East Webster High School. At EWHS are

Wolverines hope to open region play Friday night

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times If the weather cooperates, coach Wes Johnson and his young East Webster High School Wolverines will open region baseball play on Friday night when they play host to the arch-rival Eagles off Eupora High…

Lady Wolverines take league win over Calhoun City

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School opened their 2014 region play on a solid note Tuesday night, taking a 14-2 win After falling behind 2-0 in

Peppers present Maben Home, Garden Club program

“Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they (Matthew 6:26).” By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT “This…

Spees joins NMHS

Shane Spees, a native of Tupelo, joined North Mississippi Health Services as president and chief executive officer on Jan. 2. The organization’s community hospitals include