News

Teens charged with auto burglaries

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Two juveniles have been charged with committing auto burglaries in a Eupora subdivision.

Police Chief Gregg Hunter said the two… Read more

Mardi Gras, Pancakes supper Tuesday

While most often associated with the parades of the Carnival season between Epiphany and Ash Wednesday, “Mardi Gras” or Fat Tuesday makes reference to the tradition of… Read more

Local retired educators meet Feb. 5

By Sandra Dalton

On Feb. 5, the Local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met in the Mathiston Library for their regular meeting.

President Sue Cooper welcomed … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

In the interpersonal communication class we give gravitas to numerous concepts including the Ladder of Abstraction, a progression of words starting with … Read more

911 calls

Feb. 17

12:38 p.m., MVA, East Roane Avenue; EMS responds.… Read more

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

March 2, 1939

Embry News:

Mrs. Burkett Hannah was carried to Grenada Hospital Monday. She underwent … Read more

Calendar of events

Choctaw County Historical Society

Choctaw County Historical & Genealogical Society welcomes everyone to its monthly meeting on… Read more