From press reports
Choctaw Medical Clinic of Weir, located at 780 Main Street, opened its doors on Monday, February 2nd. Cherryl Avent, CFNP, will be providing care to patients of all ages, including children six months and older.
The clinic … Read more
GLC-Eupora blood drive
United Blood Services is conducting a community blood drive at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora on Feb. 11. The UBS bloodmobile will be there from 1:30-5:30 p.m.
Call Leslie at 258-8293 or sign up online at www.bloodhero.com. Use sponsor code … Read more
Eupora High School said goodbye to Junior Graham on Jan. 29, when he was honored at a retirement reception in the cafeteria. Graham spent the last eight years at Eupora, where he went 79-23 as … Read more
Randy Wilson and Claudia Wintoch… Read more
East Webster senior Brock Flemings signs a letter of intent to play football at Jones County Junior College. He is flanked by his mother, Lorie Richards, and East Webster head football coach Doug Wilson. Joining them during the … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Lamar Dumas said it is important for United Methodist Men to take a leadership role in the community and make a difference where they can.
“I think it is important to be creative in our approach to … Read more
By Terry Harpole
Along with the area convenience stores, which have fine foods, another business opened in Maben on Feb. 4.
Los Encinos Restaurant is newly opened in the old Williams Big Star building at the corners of Highway 15 … Read more
For the WPT
Nekendra Patterson. daughter of Lawrence and Pearl Patterson, received a prize from the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club for her picture she drew on tobacco awareness.
Her hobbies are reading. dancing and singing. She attends Grove Chapel … Read more
Ashley Thomas of Columbus, center, was crowned “Most Beautiful” from a field of 18 contestants during East Mississippi Community College’s annual Beauty Revue, held Feb. 3 on the Scooba campus. … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
The unemployment rate for Webster County increased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 10.2 percent in December, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The jobless rate was 9.3 percent in November, while … Read more