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Holmes men, women roll past Hinds CC

From school reports GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished their sweep of the Hinds Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night with a 79-91 non-division win. With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-3 on the season. The Holmes…

Spread Jesus’ love one to another

From Liberty UMC We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. The second Sunday in 2016 has been quite busy. Ella R. Dumas, lay servant at Liberty delivered our message.…

Jail Docket – 01/13/2016

Jan. 6 Ryan Wills, DOB 12-03-93, WM; Webster 3: burglary of a dwelling (MDOC hold, Choctaw SO). Jan. 8 Michael Johnson, DOB 04-27-74, WM; walk-in: court-ordered mittimus to serve five days.

Seger hopes tough schedule pays dividends for East Webster hoops

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster basketball teams looked to get a strong start in league play as they hosted Bruce on Tuesday and traveled to Vardaman for a non-league game on Friday this week.The EWHS boys…

EMCC legend Randall Bradberry returns as AD

From school reports SCOOBA – One of the most respected people among Mississippi’s junior college ranks is returning to the Scooba campus, as former East Mississippi Community College standout quarterback/head football coach Dr. Randall Bradberry has been hired as the…

Letters to the Editor – 01/13/2016

Thanks from family of Charles Gary The family of the late Charles E. Gary expresses its sincerest appreciation for the many acts of kindest shown during our time of bereavement, including the words of encouragement, prayers, food and flowers.

Local featured on Rural Voices Radio

From Press Reports English students from East Mississippi Community College in Scooba are being featured on Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s Rural Voices Radio program.

EES honor roll

Eupora Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for the second nine weeks: A Honor Roll First Grade: Paisley Anderson, Macon Ballard, Bronnor Bingham, Tripp Boatman, Gracie Dean, Sophia Flores, Jaxson Galloway, Duke Gary, Janila Gunn, Xavian Hughes, Caden Jackson,…

City stops private rental of Depot

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Depot will no longer be available for private rental following action last week by the Board of Aldermen. Upon Mayor Dan Burchfield’s recommendation, the board voted Jan. 4 to stop renting the…

Obituary – Mrs. Johnnie Mae Stevenson

McCool, MS Johnnie Mae Stevenson, 87, a retired plant supervisor at Angelica, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015 at the Choctaw County Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. MS. Mrs. Stevenson was born July 29, 1928 in Choctaw County. She was…