Category: News

East Webster baseball set to host South Pontotoc, Winston Academy

By Austin bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Wolverines of East Webster head into the first full week of the season seeking their first win of the season.

EWHS was set to host South Pontotoc on Tuesday and Winston Academy on … Read more

Church Events – 03/02/2016

FBC Prayer Shawl Ministry
The Prayer Shawl Ministry of First Baptist Church of Eupora will meet at 4 p.m. March 6 in the “Bride’s Room” of FBC Eupora.
If you are interested in participating in this ministry, but do not … Read more

911 Calls – 03/02/2016

Feb. 22
8:51 a.m., welfare concern, Second Avenue; Maben PD responds.
9:53 a.m., medical, Mantee Road; EMS responds.
10:21 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 82 East, Mathiston; MHP responds, notified Oktibbeha 911.
10:36 a.m., medical, Hwy. 182 East; EMS responds.
11:47 a.m., … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/02/2016

Absentee voting
The Webster County Circuit Clerk’s Office will be open from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday for in-house absentee voting for the March 8 presidential primary. March 5 is the last day to vote absentee.
Absentees are also available today-Friday from … Read more

Enterprise board hears reports, conducts business

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Enterprise board of trustees was to meet at the J.P Coleman Building in the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce boardroom on Feb. 18.

The board rotates its monthly board meetings between the three … Read more

Show love wherever you are

From Liberty UMC

We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

We have completed the third Sunday in Lent. Our church has been having Lenten lunches each Wednesday from 11:30 … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Bobbye Castle Hendrix

Eupora, MS

Mrs. Bobbye Castle Hendrix, 80, retired homemaker, died February 20, 2016 at Grenada Health and Rehab in Grenada, Ms. Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Monday February 22, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in North Union … Read more

Obituary – Mr. James Marion Sims

Mantee, Ms.

Mr. James Marion Sims, 83, retired carpenter, died February 22, 2016 at North Ms. Medical Center in Tupelo, Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Thursday February 25, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Montevista Cemetery … Read more

Obituaries – 03/02/2016

Melvin Pierson
Feb. 26, 2016
A memorial service for Melvin Pierson, 85, of Maben will be held at a date and time to be determined.
He was born in Danville, Illinois, on Oct. 1, 1930, to Edgar and Lydia Pierson. … Read more