Category: News

Maben Christmas Parade delights all

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT The air on the streets of Maben was redolent with horns, sirens, lights and loud talking the night of Dec. 3 as the annual Christmas Parade geared up to delight the young and young…

Christmas party

Dec. 16 was Christmas party time at the Webster County Public Library. Excited children arrived for storytime dressed in Christmas attire, each one loaded down with treats for the party.

Unsolved mystery baffles some historians

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer No it’s not going to be on the TV drama show, Unsolved Mysteries, anytime soon, but the death of Brigadier General William Felix Brantley of the Confederate States Army (C.S.A.) is still one of…

Central Mississippi Inc. loses Head Start

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson Editor and Publisher The Winona Times WINONA — Central Mississippi Inc. has been terminated as the overseeing agency of the Head Start and Early Head Start programs in six counties, including Webster. According to Patrick Fisher,…

Former French Camp standout Hosket signs with SEMO

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times After a frustrating freshman year at Itawamba Community College in 2014, former French Camp Academy football standout Jesse Hosket transferred to East Central Community College for the 2015 season and found a home.

Eagles split pair headed into EW Christmas tourney

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School boys basketball team split a pair of contests last week, while the Lady Eagles lost both games they played. Both Eupora squads will be taking part in the East Webster…

Dear Santa – 2015

Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy this year! I would like a Bruder Police Jeep for Christmas this year. I hope you and Mrs. Claus are doing well! Love, Brewer Mann Dear Santa, I’ve tried to stay on…