Church news

Lollars Grove youth revival

Lollars Grove Baptist Church will conduct … Read more

Take control of your heart: quit smoking

February is Heart Disease Awareness Month, and among the many things you can do to prevent heart disease, quitting smoking is ranked at the top of the list.

Every year in Mississippi, smoking accounts for … Read more

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Choctaw County Historical Society

Choctaw County Historical & Genealogical Society welcomes everyone to its … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Recently I was studying the part in the last act of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” where the brother of the deceased Ophelia asks … Read more

MDOT launches 511 travel information service

From Press Reports

Residents and travelers in Mississippi are now able to access weather-related road conditions, construction and other relevant travel information by dialing 511.

In announcing 511’s deployment, Mississippi Department of Transportation officials said… Read more

White releases new Christmas tale

Author Whitney Yarber White, formerly of Eupora, announces the nationwide release of her new Christmas children’s story, “Who Left Jesus in the Box?”

After spending most … Read more

Golden Triangle lands waste tire grant

From Press Reports

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality has awarded the Golden Triangle Regional Solid Waste Management Authority a $90,000 waste tire grant.

The authority will use… Read more


Eupora High School ninth-grader Hanna Hood made the first-semester A Honor Roll at Eupora High School. The Progress-Times erroneously omitted her name from that Honor Roll, which was published Feb. 6.

The Webster Progress-Times tries to correct factual errors or … Read more