Category: News

East Webster gathers at flagpole

By Nathaniel South East Webster student On Sept 23, students throughout the nation gathered around their school’s flagpole to celebrate faith and shared belief in Christ. Joining the nation that day

Bowman named director of Enterprise

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer ACKERMAN — Lara Bowman has been selected as director of The Enterprise, an economic development arm of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster counties. Newspaper staff discussed with her about her role and the purpose of…

Nelons in concert at FBC Eupora

For the Progress-Times The Grammy-nominated, six-time Dove award-winning Nelons will be in concert at First Baptist Church in Eupora at 7 p.m. Oct. 22.

Local educator awarded MPE classroom grant

Lisa Pruitt, a third-grade reading teacher at Eupora Elementary School, has received a classroom grant from the Mississippi Professional Educators. A resident of Eupora, Pruitt has been a member of MPE since 2014. She plans to use her $500 grant…

Mathiston hosting Mulberry Festival

By Betty Jeffcoats President, Mathiston Civic League The Mathiston Civic League invites everyone to our Mulberry Festival, which will be Oct. 31 in Mathiston’s park. We will have arts and crafts vendors, plenty of tasty foods to choose from and…

PBS party

Eupora Elementary School had a successful first nine weeks

Eupora Eagles improve to 2-0 in Region 4-2A play

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Stephen Edwards knows full well the challenge his Eagles face the coming three weeks, but he also knows his Eupora High School football team has been playing well the past two weeks heading into…

Maben storytime features ‘Fantastic Bats’ book

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Storytime on Sept. 9 at the Maben Public Library was all about bats. We read a science book titled “Fantastic Bats.”