FRIDAY, NOV. 28
Men’s College Basketball
TBA — Ole Miss vs. Creighton in Niceville,, Fla.
8:30 p.m. — Mississippi State vs. St. Louis at Corpus Christi Coastal Challenge
Women’s College Basketball
8:30 p.m. — Ole Miss vs. Utah at John … Read more
From school reports
GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs made it six in a row last Thursday night with an 84-48 win over the Hinds Community College Lady Bulldogs.
With the win, the Lady Bulldogs went to 6-1 … Read more
Mathiston Park Lighting Friday
Mathiston Civic League invites everyone to the town park lighting at 7 p.m. Nov. 28.
“Come take a walk through our park and enjoy complimentary Christmas cookies and hot cocoa/coffee. Also, we will have Christmas karaoke … Read more
by James L. Cummins
Special to the Progress Times
Even with preparations and the best-laid plans, many hunters agree that killing a trophy buck would be near impossible if it weren’t for the distraction of the rut. Doe-crazed bucks have … Read more
Fellowship Baptist selling cookbooks
Fellowship Baptist Church of Mathiston is selling its just-published cookbook, “Food, Fun, and Fellowship: What’s Cooking at Fellowship Baptist Church.”
The cookbooks are available for … Read more
From Press Reports
Sue Simmons, M.D., attended the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians Fall Conference held Nov. 7-9 in Memphis, Tenn. She was among over 50 family physicians to attend.
Dr. Simmons practices at the Maben Medical Clinic and is … Read more
11:45 a.m., medical, Chestnut Street; transferred to Oktibbeha County.
12:20 p.m., medical alarm, Old Hwy. 50; EMS, Walthall Fire Dept. respond.
1:10 p.m., Maben FD requests backup from Mathiston FD.
2:13 p.m., Stallings Road; Webster SO responds.
4:25 … Read more
The Webster County School Board voted Nov. 3 to hire Clayton Dodd as a bus driver. The Progress-Times gave an incorrect last name for Dodd in a Nov. 19 article.… Read more
By Michael Brannon
How something is heard sometimes depends upon how it is said, the words that were used, the tone of voice or perhaps the look on the face.
I’ve had opinions, gossip, idle conversation, neighbors talking, television shows, … Read more
Give thanks to the farmer at Thanksgiving
As we approach this Thanksgiving season, it’s important for all to know that American agriculture continues to provide food and nourishment for every family in the USA and exports more than 30 percent … Read more