Category: News

Whitlock joins Starkville Properties as Realtor


From Press Reports

Starkville Properties is pleased to welcome Joshua G. Whitlock as the newest member of its real estate team.

“Josh has a great background in customer service,” said Melanie Mitchell, principal broker and co-owner of Starkville Properties. “He … Read more

Eupora set to hit road to face top-seeded Baldwyn in playoffs

Victor Goldman gains some yardage.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

First-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards knows very well the reputation of Baldwyn High School when it comes to football.

He also understands that the Bearcats are currently 9-2 and won … Read more

Mathiston Veterans Memorial dedication Sunday

Tex Bland

From Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This is the second of a two-part series giving the biographies of the 19 veterans that are on the new war memorial in Mathiston.

The Mathiston Veterans Memorial, located between the town’s … Read more

Vaughan named Crossroads Baptist pastor

In addition to serving as pastor of Crossroads Baptist in Choctaw County, Don Vaughan is general manager and morning personality of EMCC’s college radio station

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Don Vaughan writes a regular column for this publication, “Vaughan’s Vocabulary.” His column, most of you are familiar with, provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Vaughan has been named pastor at Crossroads … Read more

Both Webster County softball teams ranked

Bailie Springfield of East Webster drives the ball deep to the outfield.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Both high school softball teams from Webster County found themselves in the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s final top 10 slow-pitch rankings that were released over the weekend.

Eupora (32-2), the MHSAA Class 2A State Champions, were … Read more

MSU Bulldogs travel to Missouri

From school reports
STARKVILLE – Mississippi State advanced in the national football polls on Sunday, climbing to No. 24 in the Associated Press Top 25 and moving into the Amway Coaches poll at No. 25.… Read more

‘United We Feed’ project launched Nov. 2

United Way leaders are launching a major food drive this week to help restock area food pantries and feed hungry families across a four-county area.

Sponsored by the United Way of North Central Mississippi in partnership with several business and … Read more

Drought disaster loan applications being accepted

“Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers and operators are available through the Chickasaw County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” James A. Love, FSA farm loan manager, said Oct. 27.… Read more