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…

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…

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.,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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. Mr. Pierson…

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Henley Davis

Brandon, MS Mrs. Mary Henley Davis, 88, retired secretary and homemaker, died February 19, 2016 at Plain View Assisted Living Center in Richland, Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Sunday February 21, 2016 at