Category: News

MSBA rep addresses School Board

From Staff Reports A representative of the Mississippi School Boards Association addressed the Webster County School Board about online policy services during its first monthly meeting. Mike Flynn from the MSBA addressed the board regarding the progress of the school…

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…

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…

Wolverines win tough road battle to advance to third round

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…

Boo Parade Fun

DANIEL BRUNTY/STAFF Nealy “Batgirl” Swindle and her mother, Chastity, pass out candy at the

WCCTC teams among Digital Dawg Byte winners

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…

Enterprise Job Fair well attended

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…

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…