News

Love is a major force

This year the Winston County Journal, Webster Progress Times, and the Choctaw Plaindealer will be publishing a Valentine’s Angel Page.

This will be a page where individuals or businesses can send their love to their special Valentine.  This is a … Read more

County’s unemployment rate 10.5 percent

From Staff & Press Reports

 

Webster County’s unemployment rate for December was 10.5 percent, down half a percent from November’s rate.

Mississippi Department of Employment Security figures show the county’s jobless rate was … Read more

Local students among Ole Miss degree candidates

Two University of Mississippi students from Webster County are among 813 candidates for degrees at the close of the fall semester. They are invited to participate in UM’s spring commencement scheduled May 14.

The local degree candidates are … Read more

Calendar of Events & Church News

Choctaw County

1st Responders

Dinner Feb. 28

The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual First Responders Appreciation Dinner on … Read more

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version

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We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print … Read more

Pate named WCS Student of the Month

Gathered for the recognition of Haley Pate as the Webster County Schools’ Student of the Month for December are (front) Sue Anne Boatman, WCCTC guidance counselor; Hodges; Laverne Pate, Haley’s grandmother; Hunter Pate, Haley’s brother; Darrell Pate, father; Haley Pate; Becky Pate, mother; School Board member Keith Hudspeth; (back) Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar; Ferguson; School Board members Jimmy Hood, Bobby McMullen and Nancy Davis; and board attorney George Mitchell.

From School Reports

 

Haley Pate, a second-year student in Dionne Hodges’ Business Management program at the Webster County Career and Technology Center, is Webster County Schools’ Student of the Month for December.

Haley is the daughter of … Read more