Category: News

I expect compassion and courage from my state


When did Mississippians stop doing what was the right and stop helping others because of fear?

I expected Alabama and some Northern states to say Syrian Refugees are not welcome, but for my state of Mississippi- the hospitality state- to … Read more

Former East Webster star Patterson takes MACJC Honors


From school reports

East Mississippi Community College freshman forward Quantesha Patterson has been tabbed the season’s first MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week to tip off her promising collegiate career.

The 5-foot-11 Patterson averaged 26.5 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.5 … Read more

Wolverines win tough road battle to advance to third round

Running back Chase Keller (8) helped East Webster regain the lead over South Delta in the fourth quarter of Friday’s game. In addition to a score he had 136 rushing yards. The Wolverines came away with a 43-22 victory in the second round of the Class 2A playoffs in Rolling Fork.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster High School football team may want to consider getting a P.O. Box somewhere in the Mississippi Delta.

For the second consecutive week the Wolverines will be playing in that region of … Read more

Boo Parade Fun

Valerie Turner and Glenda Dobbs of Meek Insurance Agency distribute treats.


Nealy “Batgirl” Swindle and her mother, Chastity, pass out candy at the … Read more

Poster contest winners


East Webster Elementary School Red Ribbon Week poster contest winners Include … Read more

WCCTC teams among Digital Dawg Byte winners

Digital Dawg Byte winners from the WCCTC are, first place (front row), Richard Duncan, Greer Blaylock, Chloe Vaughn and Kaelyn Mitchell; and, second place (back row) Deanna James, Brandon White, Hunter Hitt and Ashley Vaughan.

From School Reports

Students enrolled in the Dionne Hodges’ Business Management program at the Dionne Hodges’ Business Management program at WCCTC competed in events at the Digital Dawg Byte High School Technology Competition in October.

This annual competition is sponsored … Read more

Enterprise Job Fair well attended

Chris Goodrich and Josh Johnson with Eupora’s HPJ Industries

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

ACKERMAN — If you needed a job, the Choctaw County Community Center was the place to be Oct. 29.

The Enterprise of Mississippi hosted the Governor’s Job Fair. Employers looking to hire employees from … Read more

Springhill native elected NRRC officer


From Press Reports

Harold Gary of Brookhaven was elected vice president of the National Rural Rehabilitation Corp. at the annual conference in Sheridan, Wyoming.

He also serves as vice president of the Mississippi Rural Rehabilitation Corp. This corporation is actively … Read more


Herbert Henry "Hub" McCain

Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain 
Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain.

Hub was born at 6:10 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Anderson Regional Medical Center … Read more