Progress Times to be closed July 4

In observance of the 4th of July Holiday, the Webster Progress Times office will be closed Monday, July 4. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 5. Deadline for the upcoming Wednesday, July 6 edition of the Webster…

Hood recognized

Rep. Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) received an “A” for his efforts in pro-business legislation from Mississippi’s Business and Political Education Committee (BIPEC). Legislators were assessed based on their:  votes affecting economic principles and employer issues, leadership in committee and floor debates…

Frost makes JCJC honor roll

Jones County Junior College in Ellisville has announced the 2016 spring semester honor roll scholars. They included Autumn Michelle Frost of Eupora. She made the Faculty List by maintaining a grade-point average of 3.49-3.0 as a full-time student with 15 hours…

Locals earn GED diplomas at EMCC

From Press Reports East Mississippi Community College adult basic education students in the Launch Pad program received their GED diplomas May 26. The 32 graduates who participated in the ceremony at the Golden Triangle campus in Mayhew included Amy Lynn…